WAG200G and slow WiFi connection

Discussion in 'Other Linksys Equipment' started by Patricko, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. Patricko

    Patricko Networkin' Nut Member

    Hey there!

    I have Linksys WAG200G router.
    I just installed openwag firmware:
    Firmware Version: 1.01.09-openwag200-12

    On my main computer, connected by ethernet cable to the router internet connection is good and stable. I have 2MB/s in download, sometimes 1.9MB/s.
    It's stable, no problem at all.

    But on my notebook I have maximum 1.0MB/s...and it's just 30cm far from router.
    They are on the same desk, so I don't know why this is happening.
    My notebook is ASUS X57Vn if this is important.

    Im using Windows 7 Proffesional x64 on both computers. They are clean, scanned, and etc. There is no problems.
    The fact is, that I noticed that WiFi speed is slower when I installed openwag modification. But when I went back to the official firmware, problem was still there.
    Well...Im not 100% sure if this happend after installing modification, but Im 100% sure, that I had easly 1.4MB/s by WiFi connection.

    Im not advanced user in wireless connection, I didn't changed anything in router settings.

    What can be the problem? Why my WiFi connection is so slow?

    Thx for help in advance.

    My router settings:

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    Settings from openwag:

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  2. Patricko

    Patricko Networkin' Nut Member

    I did that...hmm...I forgot to mention it...

    On original 1.1.09 firmware situtation was the same. I also restored factory settings.
    Still the same. It seems like something with laptop maybe? I really don't know what's wrong.
    Like I said. Im 100% that speed on my notebook should be faster. Well it should be as fast as on my main computer...
    And I don't know if it is even router problem.

    Someone said to check Trasmit Rate on my network card, but I don't have my laptop right now, so I can't do that. I don't even know where to look for it :)
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