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Wifi - Auto Mode

I have a business PC for work. THe old black gateway worked fine - albeit slower (400 Mbps) on a 1Gbps service.

We swapped to the newer white/gray gateway and having nothing but issues with wireless. We found we are unable to setup any of the more advanced features and must call support to make the changes. Is there an expert mode we can enable to change either the channel, number of channels, and modes of operation within the 2.4G and 5G bands?

Frustrating to say the least with my business PC not being able to have a connection to webex more than 5-10 seconds before it drops. Here is a ping output:

 

PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8): 56 data bytes
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=0 ttl=114 time=246.862 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=1 ttl=114 time=179.719 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=2 ttl=114 time=190.910 ms
Request timeout for icmp_seq 3
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=3 ttl=114 time=1237.830 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=4 ttl=114 time=235.592 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=5 ttl=114 time=1158.000 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=6 ttl=114 time=155.605 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=7 ttl=114 time=181.210 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=8 ttl=114 time=1213.522 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=9 ttl=114 time=211.672 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=10 ttl=114 time=1206.322 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=11 ttl=114 time=203.826 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=12 ttl=114 time=127.623 ms
Request timeout for icmp_seq 14
Request timeout for icmp_seq 15
Request timeout for icmp_seq 16
Request timeout for icmp_seq 17
Request timeout for icmp_seq 18
Request timeout for icmp_seq 19
Request timeout for icmp_seq 20
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=13 ttl=114 time=8807.369 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=14 ttl=114 time=7805.485 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=15 ttl=114 time=6810.648 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=22 ttl=114 time=1128.855 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=23 ttl=114 time=126.590 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=24 ttl=114 time=83.264 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=26 ttl=114 time=1258.270 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=27 ttl=114 time=256.361 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=28 ttl=114 time=1072.789 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=29 ttl=114 time=73.576 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=30 ttl=114 time=135.024 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=31 ttl=114 time=57.117 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=32 ttl=114 time=1048.023 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=33 ttl=114 time=45.686 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=34 ttl=114 time=98.274 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=35 ttl=114 time=41.183 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=36 ttl=114 time=52.126 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=37 ttl=114 time=25.416 ms
64 bytes from 8.8.8.8: icmp_seq=38 ttl=114 time=24.338 ms
Request timeout for icmp_seq 40
Request timeout for icmp_seq 41
Request timeout for icmp_seq 42
^C
--- 8.8.8.8 ping statistics ---
44 packets transmitted, 32 packets received, 27.3% packet loss
round-trip min/avg/max/stddev = 24.338/1109.346/8807.369/2214.195 ms

 

Not acceptable!

 

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