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  1.    08 May 2017 #1
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    Windows is slow to connect to my wireless network


    It takes windows about 1-2 minutes to connect to my wireless network... If i click on the diagnosis tool it says that there was a problem with the wireless adapter or access point. It sometimes corrects it and I then get connected to the internet. It's basically like that most of the time when I boot my computer.
    Last edited by Cerawy; 08 Jul 2017 at 18:43.
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  2.    08 May 2017 #2
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    Open control panel troubleshooting and in the left pane click view all then run network adapter for wireless.
    let us know the results.
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  3.    08 May 2017 #3
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    This still relates to the original post Windows 10 connects to my old 2.4ghz network instead of 5ghz - Solved - Windows 10 Forums The time that it is taking to connect from the computer to the Gateway is all because of possible third party security software, not reseting the gateway as explained before, resetting the adapter and driver on the suspect computer.

    If you are coming out of standby or hibernate, it takes time for the IP Table on the Gateway to check for an existing IP attached to the MAC of the Network adapter on the computer, along with Windows needing to clear the cache and do its work to make sure that there is no pre-existing IP to MAC to cause IP Conflict.
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  4.    09 May 2017 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by zbook View Post
    Open control panel troubleshooting and in the left pane click view all then run network adapter for wireless.
    let us know the results.
    it says the problem was not identified during the search


    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    If you are coming out of standby or hibernate, it takes time for the IP Table on the Gateway to check for an existing IP attached to the MAC of the Network adapter on the computer, along with Windows needing to clear the cache and do its work to make sure that there is no pre-existing IP to MAC to cause IP Conflict.
    it happens whenever i boot my computer, and not when it comes out of standby
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  5.    09 May 2017 #5
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    Did you remove device and driver from manager? Did you try doing a clean install to see if it could just be windows in general? I would go to what I was thinking on the other thread and try a Linux Live DVD to see if it happens with it. If so, you may just have to do a hard reset on your Gateway to flush its tables and all. Just remember to make up a backup of your Gateway config if you purchased it for a better wifi radio than what your provider offered. The last would be to use the Farbar minitoolbox, Service Scanner and the FRST tool to see if that can fix it.

    Never rule out the simple. It is always going to be the most obvious that causes these headaches.
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  6.    24 May 2017 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    Did you remove device and driver from manager?
    Yes tried it several times.
    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    Did you try doing a clean install to see if it could just be windows in general?
    Yes.
    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    I would go to what I was thinking on the other thread and try a Linux Live DVD to see if it happens with it.
    I don't have linux, im using windows 10.
    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    you may just have to do a hard reset on your Gateway to flush its tables and all. Just remember to make up a backup of your Gateway config if you purchased it for a better wifi radio than what your provider offered. The last would be to use the Farbar minitoolbox, Service Scanner and the FRST tool to see if that can fix it.
    I have no idea what any of this means.
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  7.    25 May 2017 #7
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    My third point is that a Linux Live DVD like Linux Mint, would allow you to see if the adapter is the problem or the Gateway. The last point is that you can reset the Gateway back to where it wipes out all devices assigned in IPTables. The Farbar tools are available at bleepingcomputer .com.
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  8.    25 May 2017 #8
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  9.    25 May 2017 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cerawy View Post
    It takes windows about 1-2 minutes to connect to my wireless network... If i click on the diagnosis tool it says that there was a problem with the wireless adapter or access point. It sometimes corrects it and I then get connected to the internet. It's basically like that most of the time when I boot my computer.
    Why did you shrink the font on your post from what the original text was. No one will not answer your request when you make it very difficult to even read your help request.
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  10.    25 May 2017 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cerawy View Post
    in my post number 5, you would see at the end that I stated "The last would be to use the Farbar minitoolbox, Service Scanner and the FRST tool" Out of those three tools, they may be able to help with your issue.
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