Windows 10: Ethernet keeps losing connection

  1.    3 Weeks Ago #1

    Ethernet keeps losing connection


    Ethernet keeps losing connection for some reason. I thought it was wireless as the picture shows.Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	182754 it looks like it's wireless can't connect and this is happening with Ethernet is connected. It loses connection once every 2 minutes and that's no joke and lasts for a couple of minutes. Correct me if I am wrong but it should connect to wireless when this happens. As I have the wireless connection set up. But Ethernet won't let it connect I know this as I have been wireless for 2 weeks now. I haven't lost connection once. But I would like to be connected through Ethernet as I lose 60 meg going wireless and I am right next to router. Has anyone got any ideas how to fix this? Thank you in advance.
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2

    You may find settings in the Advanced tab of the Ethernet adapter properties, they set the priority when plugged in and turn off the WiFi...
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3

    dmholt57 said: View Post
    You may find settings in the Advanced tab of the Ethernet adapter properties, they set the priority when plugged in and turn off the WiFi...
    Worth a try. I'll give that a go. Cheers mate.
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4

    Check the setting for ethernet often it gets set to full duplesand most home routers cant cope so it drops
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  5.    3 Weeks Ago #5

    Samuria said: View Post
    Check the setting for ethernet often it gets set to full duplesand most home routers cant cope so it drops
    Can you tell me what that means Samuria?
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  6.    3 Weeks Ago #6

    Think it might be fixed, got this icon but this time it's connected Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	182768 I have disabled wireless network. No it's not fixed for sure but stayed connected for a while need to go back to wireless.
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  7.    3 Weeks Ago #7

    Open properties of the network card choose advanced setting will be there and are different for each card but normally there is a duplex setting somtimesif its a gig card and the router is only 100 meg it can negotiate wrong you my need to set to 100 meg
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  •    3 Weeks Ago #8

    Samuria said: View Post
    Open properties of the network card choose advanced setting will be there and are different for each card but normally there is a duplex setting somtimesif its a gig card and the router is only 100 meg it can negotiate wrong you my need to set to 100 meg
    I know that the router can handle up to 300meg and maybe more should this be enabled? Click image for larger version. 

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    I don't see anything with any amount of meg you were talking about Samuria.
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  •    3 Weeks Ago #9

    QOS is disabled by default, don't change it...
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       3 Weeks Ago #10

    I have virtually the same issue, perhaps not so bad as dropout is often brief (I rely on Ethernet without switching to Wireless) , so I am following this with interest. I wont say more as I don't want to hijack or cause any confusion, except for this point--- I know the fault is not with the Hub as I have 3 other devices connected to it: TV, phone, tablet ---- TV uses the Ethernet ---- and they are all connecting perfectly.
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