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Solved: Vista wireless accesses the Internet slow

Postby chicagotech » Sun Oct 21, 2007 4:55 pm

For a test, setup a wireless without security. Does that improve the speed?
Or this post may give you more details.

Vista Wireless slow issuesCase 1: The client has two wireless computers
running Vista. HP laptop runs normal but the Gateway with McAfee antivirus
runs very slow. ...
www.chicagotech.net/netforums/viewtopic ... 1f7de33ccc


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"Laurie Cope" <lawr_1> wrote in message

> Hi everyone. I hope this is the right place, not sure where to get help
> for this I cant find a solution online.
>
> The internet on Vista is extremely slow. I know this because I have
> another laptop and a PC with XP on it in my house, all connected to the
> same router and internet is as it should be, fast. But when using my new
> Vista Laptop, its slow. I have to wait like 10 to 30 seconds for web pages
> to load. Its driving me nuts.
>
> Now I know things like Macaffe/Norton slow things down so I have
> uninstalled these. I am using the Windows Firewall and no AV right now
> (cant find suitable free ones that work on Vista).
>
> I disabled the Toredo/6to4adapter but they did not speed it up much.
>
> I disabled the phishing checker thing, still slow.
>
> I read online this is a common problem and many people have been rolling
> back their network card drivers after updates to fix this issue, but as
> its a new laptop i have no driver to rollback to, its greyed out.
>
> So I dont know what else to try.
>
> I have a HP Pavillion dv6000 laptop with Vista Home Premium.
>
> Any suggestions appreciated.
>
> Thanks
>
> Laurie



Thank you for the update.

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>I think I fixed the issue! I hope so, it all seems fast now....
> As per other sites saying to uninstall a certain update.
> uninstalled the update but it was still slow. So I started uninstalling
> other updates. After uninstalling a few at the same time then restarting my
> internet seems back to normal!!! So its one of the following updates,
> although dont know which one. I will have to re-install each one
> individually (somehow) and see which one it is and then uninstall this one.
> So uninstalling one of these sped up my internet big time!
> kb930178
> kb938123
> kb933360
> kb941651
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