Dell TechRep first told me that the antenna is on the Motherboard.
Now they gonna replace the whole notebook (i8600C)....
So can someone please confirm if the wifi antenna is in the screen or on the MoBo.
Using the Dell Wireless WLAN Card Utility, and placing the notebook next to the router, my signal changes between -50 and -36 dBm permanently.
Again, my Acer notebook shows full Signal quality with no changes.
I think there must be...
It seems that the new card only solved half of my problem.
I've set up a wireless network using a US Robotics 9106 54 Mbit/s WLAN router, WEP & SSID broadcast enabled.
I have two notebooks, an Acer Travelmate 4001WLMI with Intel...
Thanks, mich43l, for the info.
That does indeed sound exactly like the problem i have with my 1450.
And i do have SSID broadcast disabled as a security measure.
However, as i've just learnerd from Microsoft:
I do have the exact same problems but with a True Mobile 1450 card and a Inspiron i8600. I do not, however, have WPA enabled, but disabled SSID broadcast. I try to enable it and see if that works.
It's still strange, because all my...