Slow functioning of NETGEAR® wireless router
In a Wireless router, a user can use the wired and the wireless features at the same time. Another choice is a wireless router with a built-in DSL or cable modem. Wireless networks are found to be very common method of data transfer. Thus connecting the system to wireless Internet Gateway would be more preferable. Netgear Wireless Router is capable for setting up a simple wireless network that offers proper range to work with the home network. The speed offered by this router is best for handling the network applications such as browsing, surfing, chatting etc without any interruption to the users. The wireless routers may sometimes get slow down due to some of the internal troubles. Issues related to the phone used to access the web, or the range of the router is some of the reasons behind the slow functioning of the router.
- Cordless phone replacement
- Wireless network expansion
- Change the channel
Cordless phone replacement
The cordless phones used for accessing the wireless network connection are the main source of interference in wireless network. Such phones will send high power output and thus the interference. Some wireless phones will allow you to change the channel and thus you could change the frequency of the router. For instance, you could change the channel 1 of the router to channel 11. Also you need to change the position of the router from near to the cordless phone.
Wireless network expansion
The larger the distance from the router, the larger will be the interference. If there are any interruptions such as wireless phone signals, then the signal strength will be decreased. The repeaters are effective to improve the signal strength of the wireless router. The power line bridges are also effective to improve the signal strength of the repeater. Power line access points are used by all these components to improve the signal strength.
Channel settings are another method to optimize the wireless router in the system. If there are more than one device work in the same space, then the chances of interruption in the network connection are more. If this is the case, then you co0uld resolve it with the help of the path changing method.
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