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wifi keeps disconnecting

Postby Orcas » 2020-03-13 18:12

I'm using a comcast hotspot wifi... for some reason I keep getting disconnected. Can someone help ?

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Re: wifi keeps disconnecting

Postby Hallvor » 2020-03-13 19:55

When disconnected, type (as root):

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# journalctl -r

Then post the results.
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Re: wifi keeps disconnecting

Postby Bulkley » 2020-03-13 20:05

Keep in mind that dropping Wifi can be caused by a variety of problems including weak signal and failing Wifi hardware. We once solved a similar problem by rotating our router 90 degrees. (Who knew that Wifi routers can be directional?)
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