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      03-04-2009, 11:34 PM   #1
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Linksys WRT310N with DD-WRT issues

ever since i moved to my new house, my wireless signal quality has gone to the shitter. the router is only about 10 feet from where i'm sitting with no wall, but in DD-WRT signal quality stays between 30%-50%. i'm only getting about 8mbit tx/rx. i've tried nearly everything...adjusting the transfer rate +/- mW, restoring defaults, etc. i'm getting really frustrated. any suggestions?
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ever since i moved to my new house, my wireless signal quality has gone to the shitter. the router is only about 10 feet from where i'm sitting with no wall, but in DD-WRT signal quality stays between 30%-50%. i'm only getting about 8mbit tx/rx. i've tried nearly everything...adjusting the transfer rate +/- mW, restoring defaults, etc. i'm getting really frustrated. any suggestions?
Yo Blake.. have you tried changing channels? Your neighbor's wireless equipment channel may interfere with your default wireless channel.
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ever since i moved to my new house, my wireless signal quality has gone to the shitter. the router is only about 10 feet from where i'm sitting with no wall, but in DD-WRT signal quality stays between 30%-50%. i'm only getting about 8mbit tx/rx. i've tried nearly everything...adjusting the transfer rate +/- mW, restoring defaults, etc. i'm getting really frustrated. any suggestions?

Interference? Try switching channels. Several household items operate at the 2.4GHz freq, make sure none of those items are in close proximity to the router.
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Interference? Try switching channels. Several household items operate at the 2.4GHz freq, make sure none of those items are in close proximity to the router.
did site survey, i'm on a channel to myself.
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did site survey, i'm on a channel to myself.
try changing anyways, site survey will not bring up 2.4 ghz cordless phone info.

edit: you might want to reset the router if all else fails (little button in the back)
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Then I'd start looking at interference from household devices. I'd also make sure all firmware and drivers for the router and all wireless N cards on the network is as up to date as possible. Also, are you sure your SSID is unique?
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stock firmware runs fast

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