Go Back   Wireless and Wifi Forums > Wireless Networks (Wifi) > Network Troubleshooting
Register FAQ Forum Rules Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Advertise Mark Forums Read

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-23-2006, 11:39 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 1
Default Keep having to repair my connection

Hi, I use a cox cable wireless connection. I keep getting this annoying problem where my internet just randomly cuts out and then comes back on again--sometimes I have to go to "repair" the connection. This happens a lot, literally within minutes. I was having an AIM conversation with one of my friends and the connection cut out something like 2 times in 4 minutes.

Does anyone know what the problem might be? I am thinking it could be the fact that the cord is very long from the router to the computer, as it extends all throughout the house to the garage where the computer is kept. Perhaps its the length of the cord?

I've tried disconnecting/unplugging the connection, but still to no avail.

My apologies if I'm not including enough information, I'm not sure what to include. I actually don't know a lot about computers/internet connections. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Reply With Quote
Reply


« another zone alarm query | Wireless problem »
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Repeater, Access Point, Laptop Triangle of Death (Please Help) TheKingsCrown Network Troubleshooting 11 09-01-2010 10:59 AM
Weird: internet connection drops LAN stays up. Kees alt.internet.wireless 4 09-03-2006 10:00 AM
Creating a wireless connection newbie Troubleshooting 2 07-25-2006 10:17 AM
Wireless connection goes stale eric.goforth@gmail.com alt.internet.wireless 1 10-16-2005 11:51 PM
Why do I need a software firewall? om.newsgroup@gmail.com comp.security.misc 60 10-15-2005 02:10 AM


All times are GMT. The time now is 04:09 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45