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ipad 2 keeps dropping wifi intermittently


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Greetings and thanks in advance for any advice I have an ipad 2 64 Gigabyte WiFi + Cellular ipad, though I have never actually bothered to activate the cellular. It is currently running 6.0.1. I've had my ipad for about a year and a half and have used it quite "promiscuously" in that I take it practically everywhere and connect to multiple routers frequently. As far as I can remember, I've had the same problem with every router. I skype with my fiance for 2-3 hours at a time and my ipad drops wifi every 15-30 minutes or so, long enough to interrupt and drop the call. When this irritates me enough, i usually resort to using my iphone 4 (same version os) to skype with her and never have a problem. So far I've disconnected and reconnected routers, power cycled my ipad, even tried changing channels on the router, but all to no avail. Please, any suggestions? Thanks again!
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Do you have the encryption set to WPA2?
Do you have it configured to DHCP ?
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