Resolve wireless Internet connection dropping issue on Windows® 7
Is the wireless Internet connection on your Windows 7 system dropping? Find out how to solve the problem.
Windows 7 is the latest operating system from Microsoft. Windows 7 comes preinstalled with many advanced features such as Windows Defender, Windows Gadgets, Windows Aero, Windows Search and so on. Windows 7 OS supports all kinds of network connections including wireless connection. Wireless Internet connection like the name suggests, do not require any form of physical connection between the network source and the system connected. There are some problems that might come up with the use of wireless Internet on Windows 7. Some of the common wireless Internet related problems that come up with the use of Windows 7 include connection getting dropped or terminated, system not at all connecting, connection being very slow, error messages coming up with the use of wireless Internet and so on. Wireless Internet on your Windows 7 system might be dropping because of many reasons such as problems with the wireless drivers installed on the system, malware infections within the system, problems with the network configuration on the system, interference in the signals coming into the system and so on.
Following details give users more information regarding ways to fix and avoid wireless Internet connection getting dropped issue:
- Verify drivers
- Scan and remove threats
- Fix interference issues
Drivers are the link between the wireless components on the system and the OS. Wireless network cards on your Windows 7 system requires drivers to function and if the wireless drivers installed on the system are having some issues, the connection would drop. All Windows 7 users having wireless connection getting dropped issues are suggested to check and verify the drivers installed on the system using Device Manager. If the drivers are found having some issues they would have to be reinstalled.
Scan and remove threats
Potential threats or malware infections within your Windows 7 system can also cause wireless Internet getting disconnected issue. Potential threats cause such problems by infecting system files associated with wireless drivers and modifying the Internet related settings on the system. Removing such infections using a good malware removal tool would resolve such problems. In order to prevent such issues from coming up, users are advised to turn on the real time protection of Windows Defender security application on the system.
If the wireless signals coming to your Windows 7 system are getting intercepted by some other electronic device in range, then the connection would get interrupted. All Windows 7 users having wireless connection getting interrupted or dropped issue are suggested to check whether there are any other electronic device or obstructions near the system or the router. If some devices are found, turning them off would solve the issue. Users should check whether there are obstructions at the time of setting up the network to avoid such problems.
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