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I recently set up a wireless network that consists of a Linksys WAP54G, and to extend the signal, a WRE54G. I've got both devices encrypted with WPA-PSK. Now, I've found that even though my WRE54G is on the other side of my house, my computer will sometimes connect to that and thus i get a weak signal, then it reconnects to the WAP54G which happens to be next to my computer. My wireless card is a MSI Wireless Lan Card. Any help would be appreciated!
    
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I don't get your post...

It's really confusing...

Judging by it, wouldn't you want a higher signal anyways?
   
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Yeah confusing.. Are you saying that you have a weak signal or do you think there are other reasons why you loose connection.

If it's a laptop try moving it closer to the router/the signal enhancer if that helps try getting the enhancer closer to your rig.
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lol make a clearer post.
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i think he means that his pc connects to the wirleless transmitter (router) rather than his signal repeater??

if thats the case you can go into wireless network settings bottom right(little pc with waves coming off) and select the repeater as the main access point (default), also remove any other devices found in the device list.
    
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srry bout the confusing post, but what I'm trying to say is that my computer would rather connect to my repeater than to my router. In the windows zero configuration, it lists both the repeater and router as a single access point.
    
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srry bout the confusing post, but what I'm trying to say is that my computer would rather connect to my repeater than to my router. In the windows zero configuration, it lists both the repeater and router as a single access point.
Isn't that's what it's supposed to? Try going into the wireless connection and pressing the upper "configure" button there is -- go into the driver or advanced (something like that) tab and find something related to roam control Set it to the highest stability possible.

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Oh crap I ruined my 12001 posts
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hmm...I can't seem to find anything like that in either the driver or the windows configure thingy. Is Fragment threshold or RTS threshold the same thing?
    
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