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  • Started 2 years ago by izziandrews
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izziandrews
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using windows xp in my shop and using my dongle from 3 network but signal poor and it loses the connection, would signal improve if i connect a router of any kind or would it have to be a 3 kind thax izzi

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Xhi
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Routers will not improve the signal comming in to the device they are attached to.

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highline
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it uses radio signals, use/borrow a laptop have a walk around to see if you can find a spot where it better or look at 3s coverage checker

my three dongle will work on a 5 meter extension . the line of sight to the mast is best as walls buildings metal trees can block/lower the signal

three has on its site ways of improving the signal

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