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Wifi only works with strong signal

Discussion in 'Networking' started by karamell1, Aug 23, 2017.

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  1. karamell1

    karamell1 Thread Starter

    Aug 23, 2017
    I have a problem with my Lenovo Y50-70.
    My wifi only works when I am close to the router. When I go to the living room (10 meters away) I lose my internet. It doesn't disconnect me I just can't connect to the internet. I have never seen anythibg like this before so I figured I'd ask someone with a little more experience. Does anyone know why this happens? Could it be the network card? Drivers?
  2. TerryNet

    TerryNet Moderator

    Mar 23, 2005
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    Could be antenna connections loose or corroded. If the wireless card is easily accessible through a small cover on the bottom of the laptop remove and replace the antenna leads.
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