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Networking, Internet, Wireless
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  • Forum Thread: Dell 5530 WWAN card periodically dropping connection and causing Dell ControlPoint to not respond

    Hello. My issue is with a new 1537 Studio with an internal 5530 WWAN card. I am running Windows Vista Home Premium, with all latest updates installed. I have WLAN and Bluetooth minicards installed as well, but this issue only relates to the WWAN card (as far as I am aware). The Issue - Periodically...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 Wireless problem Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN #2

    I am working on a friends Dell Laptop. It seems no matter what driver I install for the Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN #2 it still has problems with it. (Lil exclaimation point) Dell 1545 Inspiron Windows 7 64-bit Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN #2 --- At least thats what the device manager says. Wireless...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 8000 + Dell TrueMobile Card Problem

    ...running Dell Inspiron 8000 notebook, Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3... I have been running this system with a Dell TrueMobile internal wireless card for over one year, no problems. Recently had to re-install the OS, and ever since then, the TrueMobile card is not listed in Device manager...
  • Forum Thread: [HELP] dell n5520 wifi problem

    I have recently buy Dell n5520 Core i3 ( 3rd gen) and have download all the drivers dell have recommended and installed but my wifi is not working its just connect to my wifi router then disconnects after 2 or 3 seconds .. While troubleshooting it connects to my wifi router but then again disconnects...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 17r keeps losing wifi connection

    hello, i have had my inspiron 17r since this christmas. its obviously still in great condition as it is not even a year old yet. however, after about a month of having my computer i noticed something that it did that was very annoying. the wifi connection is randomly lost for about 2 minutes and then...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1100 wireless connects 1/10th of the time

    I cannot figure out what is wrong with my laptop. The problem: When I try to connect to our wireless network the Belkin USB network adapter shows the wireless signal and attempts to connect. Sometimes it connects sometimes it doesn't. In order to get it to connect I have to unplug the Belkin...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030 and slow internet connection

    ***** Issue Resolved - Wifi works at N speeds with bluetooth enabled without messing around with router settings ***** I had the same problem (dreadfully slow download speed, disconnections, etc.) with Inspiron 15R N5110 with Intel Centrino wireless-N 1030 that I received day before yesterday. I updated...
  • Forum Thread: Phone Card

    Is it possible to move my phone card from my XPS 1210 to my XPS L502X ??? I would like to be able to hit the road online again RJ
  • Forum Thread: dell inspiron 5520 not able to connect to internet over wifi

    Hi, I have just purchased a new inspiron 15r 5520 in United Kingdom last week. Since the day I have started using the laptop, I was not able to connect to the internet, using my wifi router. The laptop does get connected to the internet, when I use the Ethernet cable. Thus to find a solution, I tried...
  • Forum Thread: Multiple occasional problems - no Ethernet, no mobile broadband, Internet Explorer/Connectivity freezes etc - and few workarounds

    Problems with the laptop Dell e6400 and possible workarounds - Problem 1 Not possible to switch internet options (specifically Connections) in Internet Explorer’s settings (the menu hangs). Usually, this happens when I boot the laptop on battery. Characteristically, the Dell ControlPoint...
  • Forum Thread: Network Problem!

    Three days ago, I could easily access the internet using my laptop and an internet cable. However, yesterday, it refused to connect to the internet using the same cable. When I troubleshoot, it says, Your computer is trying to connect to a DNS server that does not exist or incorrect. However, this cable...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Latitude E4300 Wireless adapter driver issues

    Hello, I was hoping maybe someone could lend a hand in helping me figure this out. I have a Dell Latitude that I just loaded my Windows 7 operating system on. I'm having a ridiculous time getting a couple drivers to install. Most of them installed fine except for six. I was eventually able to...
  • Forum Thread: A very bad wifi issue with my dell xps 14z

    I brought one dell xps 14z laptop few days before. Getting very poor signal and internet speed is very low also sometimes it is getting disconnected. I checked all the articles in dell forum rearding this issue and tried every possible option but same issue persist. Please someone help me, i have...
  • Forum Reply: Re: internet connection keeps dropping out

    I am running Vista on a XPS M1330, connecting to the Internet at home using my wireless network. The signal is stronger in my home than either of my neighbors. Still, I am constantly having my connection "restart" when I have more than one tab open and close one tab. This also happens occasionaly...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Wireless 1502 802.11b/g/n keeps on disconnects wireless

    Hello, I do not know if this is the right title for my problem but here is my problem. So far I had my Dell Inspiron 620 for a year and it has worked almost perfectly. Now just recently(about 2 weeks ago) the wireless keeps on disconnecting me when I use my internet based programs. The only way to fix...
  • Forum Thread: Network adapter problem - Dell XPS 17 (L702x) laptop

    Hello, From the beggining of using Dell XPS 17 (L702x) laptop I experienced a problem: When the computer is encountering a bigger loads (f.e. working with after effects, rendering, and similar stuff) the internet connection crashes . (I have have direct connection thou ethernet cable, no wireless...
  • Forum Thread: sporadic creation of public network - no connection to internet

    After starting WIN7 on my DELL Studio XPS8100, no connection to LAN is to be seen ( network symbol shows "!" ). The system shows this behavior in nearly 80% of starting attempts. "> Click on network-symbol the network installation center shows : computer (STUDIO ) ----------------some...
  • Forum Thread: My internet disconnects randomly and requires a HARD FORCED shutdown.

    Studio 1747 Intel Core i7 cpu -Q720 @1.60GHZ 1.60GHZ 8.00GB RAM 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium Service Pack 1 My Network Card is Intel Centrino Advanced N-6200 AGN The Problem: Every now and then, more often now, my internet randomly dies - not a specific network, but the entire wireless...
  • Forum Thread: VLANs for PowerConnect 6224

    Hi, I have just purchased Dell PowerConnect 6224 & I am newbie for VLAN on management. To make it simple, how can i create two VLANs (vlan 10 - 192.168.10.x/24 & vlan 20 - 192.168.20.x/24) that can communicate with each other without setting servers/workstation network gateway point to...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Can't find drivers for network and wireless for Windows 7

    Go to support.dell.com 1) dowload the drivers for your model. (save them, do not run them) 2) After downloaded, right click on each driver file you downloaded and choose properties and then the compatibility tab at the top. 3) Click the box next to " run this program in compatibilty mode...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell XPS 702X with Intel Centrino Wireless N-1030 Network Card

    Just taken delivery of my shiny new Dell XPS 1702x and it fails to connect to my BT Home Hub, similarly, the hub is okay because I have numerous devices successfully connected to it. I've tried a few settings "tweaks" based on my old laptop's wireless settings, but no joy. I'm going...
  • Forum Thread: Wireless connection Problem (HTTPS and Email work, HTTP does not)

    I have be working this problem for about 5 months. I have a N Netgear router and N belkin receiver. I can receive emails and visit secure sites (https) on the wireless computer but I an not able to get to unsecure sites (MSN, Google...). When I ping them they ping fine. I have a laptop with a G receiver...
  • Forum Thread: Network Problem!

    Three days ago, my laptop was working very well and it was connected to the internet using a cable while since yesterday it refuses to connect to internet at all! I was using the cable as I used to. However, when I troubleshoot the connection, it says, Your computer is trying to connect a DNS server...
  • Forum Reply: Re: DON'T EVER BUY A DELL COMPUTER

    Whoa. This is the first time I've entered a forum so please excuse me if I am not using proper posting etiquette. I entered this community because I have experienced frustration with Dell's customer support, hoping I could get a check on my perspective. To be honest, I am taken back by some of...
  • Forum Reply: Re: A very bad wifi issue with my dell xps 14z

    Still same issue after following the steps mentioned by you. How to search if the adapter has Antenna Diversity option or not ?