Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




38 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


Topic # 191764 15-Feb-2016 21:19
Send private message

In my job as computer technician, I have been coming across people whom have upgraded to Windows 10 having internet connection problems. 

 

All other devices (ipads, tablets etc) are working fine but it seems that Windows 10 is the only one having problems. I have had to change the modem/router and in one case just the line filter.

 

Has anyone experienced this.


Create new topic
1834 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 345

Subscriber

  Reply # 1492908 15-Feb-2016 22:24
Send private message

Are you talking of wireless connections?




38 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 1492960 16-Feb-2016 06:25
Send private message

Wireless connections to the router/modem is fine and all non-windows 10 devices can connect to the internet.

 

 


 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software
229 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 36


  Reply # 1492963 16-Feb-2016 06:52
Send private message

I have been experiencing issues over wifi as well with windows 10, I get a yellow!, I usually disconnect and reconnect. All other devices that are non windows 10 are good. I have the latest drivers installed for the wifi card.

4955 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1318

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1492982 16-Feb-2016 07:52
Send private message

which router?

 

 


128 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 32


  Reply # 1492987 16-Feb-2016 08:05
Send private message

I have had problems intermittently with "missing network protocols" socket errors causing ethernet to be down. Seems a common issue judging by general Windows forum posts. A simple reset in internet connections seems to fix it.

With Windows, of course, different components and their drivers given different issues.

229 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 36


  Reply # 1493083 16-Feb-2016 10:23
Send private message

I have the Fritzbox 7490 with the latest 2 degrees firmware


Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Lightbox updates platform with new streaming options
Posted 17-May-2018 13:09


Norton Core router launches with high-performance, IoT security in New Zealand
Posted 16-May-2018 02:00


D-Link ANZ launches new 4G LTE Dual SIM M2M VPN Router
Posted 15-May-2018 19:30


New Panasonic LUMIX FT7 ideal for outdoor: waterproof, dustproof
Posted 15-May-2018 19:17


Ryanair Goes All-In on AWS
Posted 15-May-2018 19:14


Te Papa and EQC Minecraft Mod shakes up earthquake education
Posted 15-May-2018 19:12


Framing Facebook: It’s not about technology
Posted 14-May-2018 16:02


Vocus works with NZ Police and telcos to stop scam calls
Posted 12-May-2018 11:12


Vista Group signs Aeon Entertainment, largest cinema chain in Japan
Posted 11-May-2018 21:41


New Privacy Trust Mark certifies privacy and customer control
Posted 10-May-2018 14:16


New app FIXR connects vehicle owners to top Mechanics at best prices
Posted 10-May-2018 14:13


Nutanix Beam gives enterprises control of the cloud
Posted 10-May-2018 14:09


D-Link ANZ launches Covr Seamless Wi-Fi System
Posted 10-May-2018 14:06


Telstra, Intel and Ericsson demonstrate a 5G future for esports
Posted 10-May-2018 13:59


Spark introduces Android One with Nokia 7 plus and Nokia 6.1
Posted 8-May-2018 05:00



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.