Have you been left frustrated as your Wi-Fi and Broadband quality has caused you to miss important video conversations during a Teams or Zoom call?
With many of you working from home again and maybe even home schooling, the need for great Wi-Fi and Broadband speeds is more important than ever before.
Luckily, there are some easy solutions for you to look at to optimise your speed and make sure your home-working experience doesn’t fall at the first hurdle.
We have put together 11 hints, tips and tricks for you to download in an easy 'how to' guide which include:
- Perform a speed test
A quick check to see what speeds you are actually getting.
- Relocate your router
See how moving your router can affect your connection.
- Move potential interference
How re-arranging your room can improve your speed.
- Are you using a Microfilter?
A microfiler can stop broadband and voice signals interfering with each other.
- Update the firmware on your router
Make sure your equipment is up to date.
- Change the router’s wireless channel
Using a clearer channel could mean your speed improves.
- Should I password protect my Wi-Fi?
Ensure that your Wi-Fi isn't being used by someone else.
- Re-position the antenna
Changing the antenna position can help with a better signal around your home.
- Swap your router for a better model
Is your router fit for purpose and able to handle the speeds you are wanting to achieve.
- Purchase additional access points, a Wi-Fi extender or repeater
Some of these can help extend the signal around your home office if the router isn't close to you.
- Contact your service provider
If none of the above help then your service provider may be able to offer some hints and tips.
To download your copy, simply click the link below.