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  1.    19 Mar 2017 #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    It may be a hidden item in Device Manager under Network Devices. You should not have four profiles.
    what should i look for in device manager?
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  2.    19 Mar 2017 #12
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cerawy View Post
    I get a error message that says priority order for profile is not changed.. it also shows that i have 4 diferent profiles which seems completely unecessary... option two doesnt work either because windows simply just re-checks the connect automatically button after unchecking it..
    Are you talking about network profile's. I would see which one might be causing you problems.

    In an administrator's command prompt type or paste this
    Code:
    netsh wlan show profiles
    If you want to delete one use this command in an administrator's command prompt.
    Code:
    netsh wlan delete profile name="[PROFILE NAME]"
    I would probably delete all the profile's and start over with a clean slate, Then connect to the 5 GHz network.

    Make another profile for the 5 GHz network with the priority if it does not work as expected
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  3.    20 Mar 2017 #13
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    Quote Originally Posted by brainvision View Post
    if your router has that option you could also deny access to 2.4 to the MAC address of your wireless device
    If you deny the MAC on a Gateway, it will deny it from being able to connect, regardless which radio is the one that you want it to connect. Those that use MIMO for faster Wireless-N and Wireless-ac, use both radios at the same time with at least three channels for faster speeds.
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  4.    20 Mar 2017 #14
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    Quote Originally Posted by sml156 View Post
    Are you talking about network profile's. I would see which one might be causing you problems.

    In an administrator's command prompt type or paste this
    Code:
    netsh wlan show profiles
    If you want to delete one use this command in an administrator's command prompt.
    Code:
    netsh wlan delete profile name="[PROFILE NAME]"
    I would probably delete all the profile's and start over with a clean slate, Then connect to the 5 GHz network.

    Make another profile for the 5 GHz network with the priority if it does not work as expected
    I just did that.. so now it only shows one profile which is the 5 ghz network.. so far so good
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  5.    20 Mar 2017 #15
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    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    If you deny the MAC on a Gateway, it will deny it from being able to connect, regardless which radio is the one that you want it to connect. Those that use MIMO for faster Wireless-N and Wireless-ac, use both radios at the same time with at least three channels for faster speeds.
    I guess you're right, I remember my router had such an option but I checked and there's no way to deny/allow on one frequency only, so I have to assume that my post was wrong, sorry!
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  6.    20 Mar 2017 #16
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    As your router obviously has 5, i'd go to device manger >> open the Advanced tab for the driver, check to see if you can just pick 5Ghz.

    Roy
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails w10c.PNG  
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  7.    23 Mar 2017 #17
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    Quote Originally Posted by hawkman View Post
    As your router obviously has 5, i'd go to device manger >> open the Advanced tab for the driver, check to see if you can just pick 5Ghz.

    Roy
    It says i can choose between 802.11g/b and 802.11a
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  8.    23 Mar 2017 #18
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    Then your looking at the wrong line,
    see my highlighted.

    Roy
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  9.    23 Mar 2017 #19
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    Im looking at prefered band which is what you highlited with your screengrab
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  10.    23 Mar 2017 #20
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    NO thats WIRELESS mode. NOT preferred band
    screenpost advanced

    Roy
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