Are you a wireless internet user? How is your experience with using your wireless internet; are you satisfied or dissatisfied?
I specialize in helping people choose the best wireless internet providers for them, and I have learned a lot in the process. In this article I will be giving you a few tips to help you fine-tune your wireless internet for better results.
Update Your Wireless Adapter and Devices
Outdated devices can be a huge source of problem for you as a user. Sometimes, the problem is that they make your internet connection really slow, and sometimes, they make your computer and network so vulnerable that it can easily be penetrated by hackers. You shouldn’t sit and watch in ignorance in situations like this; instead, you should take the right measures to secure your network.
Updating your wireless adapter and devices can go a long way to help improve your wireless internet speed and still make your network secure.
Improve the Position of Your Router
The position of your wireless network also matters a lot, so it is important not to treat it with neglect. A major step you can take to make your wireless internet faster is to improve the position of your router in such a way that signals can easily be transmitted to your computer.
Sometimes, what you need to do is to get your computer closer to your router and you will notice significant difference.
Consider Purchasing a Wireless Extender
Based on technology improvement over the years, there are now devices that can help you extend your wireless coverage for up to kilometers. One of such kind of devices is a Wireless Extender (you can do a Google search to find out more). You can easily improve the strength of your wireless network, and as a result the speed you are getting, by purchasing a wireless extender and associating your wireless network to it. You will be amazed at how strong the signal strength can be even at kilometers.
Update Your Router Firmware and Software
Sometimes, the problem isn’t even with any hardware or device, but with your router firmware and software. Try to look for the latest version of your router firmware, and any accompanying software to see what an upgrade can do.
Most wireless internet users discount the power of a firmware upgrade, but you will be amazed at how much it can do.
This post is written by Paul. Make sure you check out Broadband Expert for more about wireless internet.