It’s entirely likely to be the cheap router disagreeing with the brand of wifi card in the iMac, but not the other devices
Sam MacAmbulance Ltd. Providing Affordable Mac/PC Support and Web Development Sam Mullen +44 (0)7747778022 <tel://+447747778022> i...@macambulance.co.uk <mailto:i...@macambulance.co.uk> www.macambulance.co.uk <http://www.macambulance.co.uk/> MacAmbulance Ltd. is a registered company in England & Wales, registration number 8466597 This email is intended solely for the addressed recipients and may contain privileged or confidential information. If you have received this email in error please notify the sender and delete the email immediately. > On 1 Dec 2016, at 16:48, mac98aop <adampym...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Thanks for all the replies. Just a quickie before buying a router.... the > fact that it's only the iMac that has problems connecting, does that mean > it's the iMac, or could it still be the cheapo router? I just fear buying a > new router if it's not going to fix it. > > AP > > On Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 9:58:10 PM UTC, mac98aop wrote: > Hi folks > > Since upgrading my broadband to fibre, and the router that PlusNet issue, I'm > having some problems... > > Various devices simply struggle to connect. I will frequently be asked for > the WiFi password (which it already knows as sometimes does connect fine). > When I enter the password, it says it's incorrect. > > There are often several devices in the house connected at any one time, > albeit not always in use: > > - 2 iPhones > - 2 iPads > And then if in use... MacBook, iMac and AppleTV > (it's not as flash it sounds, we're a family of 8!) > > I presume it's problems with channels and IP addresses. Annoyingly, if I turn > router on/off it usually fixes it, but that's tedious for all concerned. > PlusNet were polite, but really not a clue.... > > Any thoughts? What's strange is that it's new since the supposed 'upgrade'. > > Thanks > > Adam > > > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Sussex Mac User Group" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to smug+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com > <mailto:smug+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com>. > To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org > <mailto:email@example.com>. > Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/smug > <https://groups.google.com/group/smug>. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout > <https://groups.google.com/d/optout>. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Sussex Mac User Group" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to smug+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/smug. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.