I have downloaded who knows how many different drivers trying to make this thing work. My internet drops every few minutes. I have downloaded the HP assistant and it says the drivers are up to date. Ever since I switched to 1G service, and the new gateway. Itll come back on for a few seconds, then go right back off. Q: My Internet connection, which I get through my cable company, has been intermittently dying on me, but my television works fine. What am I missing other than HP put a sucky wifi card in my new 1800 dollar laptop? About 3 weeks ago I noticed I was getting between 40-60mb download, when my ISP package says 200mb. To anyone browsing the internet, its a mild annoyance, to someone who plays games online its rather agrivating. The symptoms are a wireless connection that literally will drop out quickly for seconds at a time. Such a scenario has been actually predicted by a security researcher, Bruce Schneier. 01:55 PM. I.e. Check your connection to see if the problem is fixed. I have experienced the same thing for last 6 months with it getting worse in the last month. Good luck. I will check out the links. If the router is using auto channel selection, this could be causing the router to swap channels while devices are connected due to interference. 9:00PM Internet cuts out. Plus, I got rid of the modem/router & bought a Netgear Nighthawk modem (compatible with service), and it’s still happening. I have xfinity modem with 3 xFi pods all within 400 sq ft. I'm beginning to think that it has to do with the use of common network name for the 2.4ghz and 5ghz streams. Slow, dropped connections,  really bad......I don’t think there is a fix for this, unless we get an all fiber optic network. I just called I Xfinity yesterday and they are sending me a new modem- but I really don’t think that is the issue. If there is no such setting, try changing the router's broadcast channel to 1 or 11 and see if that helps. I wonder why?. Why do I think that will resolve the problem? I have been able to manually turn it off and plug in a cisco usb wifi adapter and connect and stay connected all day long. I need to restart the gateway multiple times a day. Any other idea? They tell me the same thing nothing wrong inside--AARGH. That is such false advertisement !!!!!! I have been having this exact issues! We may have to buy our own modem and see how that goes. I find it terribly frustrating having to talk to an automated device and if finally able to get a real person, understanding them. Just a re-cap. Simply ask a new question if you would like to start the discussion again, "HPxxxxx.framework" will damage your computer" message in macOS Catalina or Mojave. We switched ours a few weeks ago and have had non stop problems!!! This kicks me out of everything I'm currently doing. I can see if I can help! Also, the internet light doesn't go out on the router, and usually there isn't even any problem indicated in windows except from the internet just not working… Can you please private message me your full name? The person said to go into the advanced settings (click on the device in the device manager >advanced tab) and change one of the listed settings from b/g/n to b/g. We've had 3 service calls and replaced the XFi and we're still having issues. Didn't find what you were looking for? Even guests logging into the system have no problem with an odd assortment of laptops, none of them HP. Hello @wturner733 and Cturner1621, thank you for posting. I just Googled  “Comcast WiFi dropping” or something and it it brought me here. But take my issues with a grain of salt. Pretty ticked at this point. Another waste of my time but they sure accept my payments every month  that I waste on this insufficient service. I just did a rough (but pretty accurate) estimate of our cell data usage over the past few months - to get an estimate of how much data we're eating up at home, due to no WiFi coverage. My WIFI constantly drops too since switching to the new modem. Then go back to factory conditions and see if that makes a difference. 01:52 PM I only switched from Windstream months ago because of speed. My old router never gave me issues. Posts : 28,174. it keeps dropping and my kids are upset. I've tested my connection thoroughly with different routers and modems (I'm on adsl) and am able to give 100% certainty that the problem is with the R7000. It usually comes back on sometime in the morning. Network connection drops intermittently – According to users, sometimes your network connection can drop from time to time. I hate having the USB key sticking out when the laptop when I should have good working wifi connection built in. I guess I’ll have to keep wasting my time with calling & hopefully getting a refund on this horrible service. Layer of dust inside your dusty PC is causing overheating of chips resulting in unwanted reset of the system; 3. I have not had a single droppped connection from the Airport, but other devices connected to the Xfinity router that is doing simultaneous 2.4/5 transmission continues to have drops. Win 10 Pro (1903) New 26 Sep 2016 #4. Hmmm. It is NOT my internet connection, I've already checked that. If it's still the same, it's hardware. My ARRIS Group, Inc. TG1682G wireless modem/router started dropping internet connectivity with all my connected devices about a month ago, after working flawlessly for 6+ months. Hello. It drops for just a few seconds...long enough to interrupt whatever I may be doing. After fighting hard to install the latest driver files for the network adapter, finally we could able to connect to the internet through WiFi. 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