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Topic # 8844 2-Aug-2006 10:16
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Hello all,
I have a D-link 524 connected to Dynalink RTA 230. My main PC has a D-link PCI card (compatible to 54Mbps) which is in a separate room to the Wireless router and Modem.

I get intermittent ping loss 25-50% and I cant pin point what the problem could be. Basically it just stops working while browsing. A reboot to modem and router usually fixes it.
I logged into DI-524 to check yesterday, I couldnt see anything wrong, but then lost connection again.

Can someone point me to the right direction of finding fault in this scenario please?


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  Reply # 44542 23-Aug-2006 09:08
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Just for the purpose of loogin this...
Have managed to fix this.
a quick look in google gave me an updated driver, which has improved my connection speed significantly.

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  Reply # 44546 23-Aug-2006 10:28
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good to hear that. what version of the firmware is it?

I use DI-524 too but it is with cable modem. I know there's one version of the firmware that I avoid using as it crapped itself too often.




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  Reply # 44606 24-Aug-2006 08:16
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The actual issue was the PCI card I was using  D-Link AirPlus®G DWL-G510 with a version C drivers. Dlink website only had version A and B. So looked up and updated. I am yet to update Di-524's drivers, iff it still creates issues.

BTW..Do you sometimes have to ping the router to wake it up? I needed to and if that didnt work, I had to keep my XBOX 'on' (connected to the router) so its awake....Probably issue with Wake on LAN with Drivers of the PCI card, will update if it happens again..


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  Reply # 44610 24-Aug-2006 09:35
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I don't need to ping the router but with the last firmware update fw1.05 that i did with the router it just restart itself or drop the connection and rebooted. But when i revert back to fw1.03 it is all good again.




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