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PowerBook - Powerbook 12" Wireless DEGRADING???


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I've had my PB since Nov. and have loved every minute of it. Recently I think I've been noticing a degredation in the signal strength of my wireless. I notice this on campus. Every classroom is rigged for wireless. I used to be able to pick up the campus router no problem. Now it's very difficult to pick up, and I'm getting angry because I see people with Windows laptops who have no problem connecting, even people who sit right next to me.

Is there any sort of fix for this? Is this normal? Should I buy some sort of extender???? This happens in several classrooms AND in the library. I am getting worried.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Perhaps your antenna came loose from your airport? Power down, take out your battery, detach and reseat the antenna connector on your airport and try again.
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