Improving your home Wi-Fi network

During these times of working from home and sheltering in place, our home networks have become more stressed than ever before. Wi-Fi networks that were previously adequate may now be less responsive and unable to keep up with the increased demands being placed upon them.

Question

What steps can I take to improve the performance of my home Wi-Fi network?

Answers

  1. It’s best to connect your computer via an Ethernet cable directly to your home router. If this is not practical, read on for suggestions on improving your Wi-Fi experience.
  2. Check the strength of your signal at your computer. See this article for details on making that determination.
  3. Read these articles for helpful suggestions:

Details

Article ID: 1838
Created
Wed 5/27/20 11:26 AM
Modified
Mon 8/31/20 1:30 PM