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03-17-2013 12:25 PM
After updating all drivers and jumping through numerous hoops, the wireless KEEPS CUTTING OUT. Looking for another solution before I try my best to get a refund on this thing! Any help appreciated...
03-17-2013 03:04 PM
I have the same Problem sometimes the WiFi controller just turns off and doesn´t work anymore. I was searching five times to solve this problem changeing drivers is useless. No support from Acers till now, a friends of mine having the same problem. We have a M5 Ultrabook How is it to solve? Sick having this problem. Before i want to sent it back it always starts to work again. But i need a reliable Ultrabook and I don´t want to change ut what shall i do, if it doesn´t work?
03-30-2013 10:58 AM
installing the older version of wireless adapter driver worked for me.... bt has another issue - the wireless connection shows limited and i need to disconnect and reconnect to make it working...
03-30-2013 03:46 PM
My speeds on speedtest.net are still terrible, but I have improved browsing speeds a bit.
- Disabled bluetooth. Goto Windows Start screen type in bluetooth select settings then Turn Wireless Communications On or Off. Then select Bluetooth off.
- Updated to most recent WiFi drivers and also updated bios to most recent which is from March.
I dont know if it is a placebo affect, but speeds have increased noticeably during browsing.
04-08-2013 10:53 AM
Any chance this is a hardware, not software issue? I'm on my 2nd M5 in a few weeks and I can't get further than 12ft from the router and keep a connection. At 20ft it disconnects infrequently enough to let Netflix's buffering cover the downtime. 30ft and beyond is hopeless. I really don't want to keep playing the return game. Acer, what is going on???? Everything else about this machine seems great. Help a customer out?
04-18-2013 01:49 PM
It's possible. Although Secondipity, the retailer I bought it from won't honor their 90 day parts warranty, and Acer won't answer my inquiries. New Wifi driver update DOES NOT work for me! I feel the same, "help a customer out." I am stuck with a wifi connection that cuts out several times per hour.
04-18-2013 01:51 PM
I tried older drivers as well, but none of them work. Also, the newest bluetooth driver now prevents me from accessing my bluetooth device (a samsung stereo) from a desktop interface. Had to roll it back so I could easily connect and disconnect from bluetooth device. Otherwise, I'm sure you've all experience the frustration.
04-18-2013 01:52 PM
Was your problem slow speeds, or constant cutting out of signal? Most recent drivers didn't help me, infact the newest BT driver nixes accessibility to the BT device through desktop.