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#148712 28-Jun-2014 14:13
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Could I be getting interference on my wifi (red) from the others?

I'm suddenly having wifi dropouts and the only difference is new neighbours close by and these ssid's have appeared. I've tried selecting different channels, but there has been no obvious improvement. 

I have a Huawei H253s router with a fibre connection.
 

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  #1076063 28-Jun-2014 14:44
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You certainly could be, but it could also be that the new neighbours have a phone / microwave / some other thing that is pushing out interference in the 2.4GHz band that won't show up as a network in WiFi analyser.

Can you try 5GHz?



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  #1076088 28-Jun-2014 15:44
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Thanks. Might be hard to track that down. 

I can't see any option for 5GHZ on my router, so I guess not. 



 
 
 
 


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  #1076179 28-Jun-2014 18:11
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Shift to channel 1. That's clean as.



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  #1076189 28-Jun-2014 18:35
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Thanks. Will give it a go on that.

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