mbps transmit and receive

Discussion in 'Windows Networking' started by Geoff Lane, Oct 11, 2003.

  1. Geoff Lane

    Geoff Lane Guest

    My Netgear 54mbps Access Point has a number of settings regarding 11b
    or 11g gettings as well as AUTO.

    I can also set various speeds as well as BEST.

    Why would one want to transmit at a slower speed if the adapter cards
    all appear to have 'automatic fall back'.

    Reason I ask is that my current wireless network is very eratic,
    unless I have a full signal I'm getting problems.

    My Netgear AP works fine with a Netgear 54mbps PC card, it is two 11b
    11mbps cards from different manufacturers I am having problems with.

    Geoff Lane
    Geoff Lane, Oct 11, 2003
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  2. Geoff Lane

    0O0 Guest

    try running NetPerSec this will tell you exactly what you are getting
    remember 54Mbps doesnt mean that is what you will get!
    0O0, Oct 13, 2003
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  3. Geoff Lane

    Geoff Lane Guest

    Tried to download, kept taking me to a page to sign up for a magazine.
    Ah yes, the big advertising print and the much smaller 'It's not quite
    as good as you expect' print.

    Geoff Lane
    Geoff Lane, Oct 13, 2003
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