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    wifi trouble
    Hi there, Just this morning my MacBook pro has started "searching for networks" it connects and disconnects every 3 or so seconds and is constantly look for networks...i have my wifi at the top of the list in preferences and the router is right in front of me with a strong signal..i can "Hotspot" my phone and it picks up that signal was fine last night but not this morning...any idea what might have caused this....cheers Paul

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    wifi trouble
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    May 21, 2012
    Pawtucket, RI, US
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    L2014 Mac mini macOS 15, iPhone 8+ iOS 13, 12.9" iPad Pro 1 iPadOS 13,  Pencil 1
    Rep Power
    I would power cycle everything on your network. Shut everything off, printers, game consoles, tvs, etc. Whatever connects to your home network shut it down, including the router and modem. Leave it off for a few minutes, then one device at a time, starting with the modem, turn them on. Wait for each one to be connected, before adding a device. After the modem, do the router. Then start with the computers and devices.
    -- Bob --
    Please backup. Everything has a life cycle, unexpected and warning free. Nothing will last as long as you want it to.

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