Wireless Problem in Sony® VAIO X Series
Sony VAIO X provides you with series of lightweight and advanced laptops. It is convenient to connect your Sony VAIO X series laptop to Internet using wireless connection. But this wireless Internet connection can cause many problems. Laptops utilize several software programs and hardware devices to set up a wireless connection. Unfortunately, they do not always work as they should be. However, you can use basic maintenance methods to solve many wireless connection problems. Most of the wireless issues happen when you try to connect to your broadband-wired Internet connection on a wireless local area network (LAN). The most common problems can be a very slow speed, failure to connect to the Internet and repeated disconnection. Wireless Internet problems may also occur due to insufficient security on your router, inappropriate installation or corruption of device drivers and wrong user names and passwords. Using the wrong security settings will also result in slow Internet connection on Sony VAIO X series laptop. For example, if you use the default settings on the router, anyone could easily access to your wireless network.
Below mentioned points discuss about various tips to fix and resolve these problems on Sony VAIO X Series laptop.
- Select the right network
- Appropriate location of the router
- Upgrade your wireless phone
Select the right network
If you have more than one wireless network make sure that you select the right domain. You should have the right to log in to the selected domain, if the user right policy does not allow you to access the domain your network might fail. TCP/IP is the commonly used network protocol so ensure that the TCP/IP settings are configured properly on your Sony VAIO X series laptop. For e.g. if you are using a static IP make sure that it is configured on every computer in the network.
Appropriate location of the router
The correct position of the router is also another factor that can affect the wireless Internet connection on Sony VAIO X series laptop. Make sure that your laptop is not too far away from your wireless router and you receive a good signal. By placing your mouse pointer over the wireless connection icon, located at the bottom right corner of your taskbar, you can check whether your signal strength is good or not. If the signal quality is poor, then it is a sign of network problem. As a solution you will need to relocate your wireless router and place it closer to your Sony VAIO X series laptop.
Upgrade your wireless phone
Carefully notice if you lose the Internet connection when making or receiving a call on your 2.4 GHz wireless home phone. These wireless phones impede with wireless routers because they both operate on 2.4GHz frequency. In this situation, you have to power down the router and then turn back on. For solving this problem, you have to upgrade your wireless phone to 5.8GHz. Using a corded phone can also solve the issue.