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Slow transfer rate with WMP54G

Discussion in 'Other Linksys Equipment' started by Otukka, Jan 7, 2007.

  1. Otukka

    Otukka Guest

    I have a WMP54G-EU v4.1 (I think it's 4.1. The driver details says RT61).
    My problem is that the Transfer Rate reported by the monitor is only 1.0 Mbps. :frown1: Statistics shows Transmit Rate 1.0 Mbps and Receive Rate is changing between 5.5 and 11 Mbps. Signal strength and quality are about 70 %.
    My Internet connection is a 10/1 Mbps so I think that it gets the transfer rate from that. However it uses the same speed with other PCs on the same WLAN and it also affects on the incoming traffic.
    I use hidden SSID, WPA AES and the AP is on 11g only mode.
    How can I speed it up? :confused:

    The AP is Buffalo WLA2-G54C Ver.2.23 and its setttings are:

    Wireless Driver Ver.3.60.9.0
    Wireless Mode 11g-Turbo
    Wireless Channel 11
    Frame Bursting Enabled
    Encryption Mode AES
    Privacy Separator Disabled
    SSID Broadcast Disabled
    MAC Filtering Enabled
    WDS Bridge Disabled
    Output Power 100%
     
  2. rekkin

    rekkin LI Guru Member

    Hi

    I have this problem too
    i just reinstal drivers from official website , but they look the same :|,
    and still have 1.0.3.0 on list ...

    and we have the same security mode AES meaybe this is slow encrypt for this card...

    with router WRT54GL have the same :

    Transmit rate : 1Mbps
    Receive rate : 54Mbps

    signal is 70%-100%

    on other wireless cards transfer is good
    and exchange files betwen computers in lan is faster (outgoing..)
    ( like simply and cheapest Asus V2 WLAN card )
     
  3. rekkin

    rekkin LI Guru Member

    hi again :)

    i found why this is 1mbps only

    answer is in the drivers exacly in : rt61.inf file

    there is nothing about other securithy than WEP
    if change on wep then card work on 54Mbps/54Mbps

    who is responsebility for this ? linksys ?

    solutions :
    going to WEP security :/
    waiting to new drivers or is some one can write new drivers :)

    this is the short about security in inf file :

    ;*******************************************************************************************
    ; Authentication & Security Page

    ;
    ; Authentication Type
    ;
    HKR, , AuthenType, 0, "0" ; Open System
    HKR, Default, AuthenType, 0, "0"

    ;
    ; Encryption
    ;
    HKR, , Encryption, 0, "1" ; Disable
    HKR, Default, Encryption, 0, "1"

    ;
    ; WEP Keys Length
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKeyLen, 0, "0"
    HKR, Default, WEPKeyLen, 0, "0"

    ;
    ; WEP Key to use
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKeyUse, 0,"1"
    HKR, Default, WEPKeyUse, 0,"1"

    ;
    ; WEP Key1
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKey1, 0,""
    HKR, Default, WEPKey1, 0,""

    ;
    ; WEP Key2
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKey2, 0,""
    HKR, Default, WEPKey2, 0,""

    ;
    ; WEP Key3
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKey3, 0,""
    HKR, Default, WEPKey3, 0,""

    ;
    ; WEP Key4
    ;
    HKR, , WEPKey4, 0,""
    HKR, Default, WEPKey4, 0,""

    ;*******************************************************************************************

    few minutes later ...

    :) lol that was so easy ...

    WPA PSK AES in 54Mbps/54Mbps

    just go to ralink home page :
    http://www.ralinktech.com/
    download drivers and RaUI :
    http://www.ralinktech.com.tw/data/d....0_VA-1.0.15.0_AU_1.2.0.0_080207_0.1.0.24.exe

    install, configure, activate and done


    notes :
    RaUI use the same version of drivers 1.0.3.0 (10 27 2005)

    now we can only wait for new linksys monitor with WPA, for use linksys monitor again in the future

    ====================================================
    this is solution for windows, for linux are much more solutions on webs
    ====================================================

    good night
     

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