Why slow wireless download speed on one laptop but fast on the other wireless la Tags: Connectivity Laptops Wireless Download Routers Wireless Networking Last response: August 26, 2011 10:24 PM in Wireless Networking Share Latigo1026 August 26, 2011 5:47:30 PM Hello, I get 17 mbs download on one wireless laptop, only 7 mbs on the other wireless laptop. What should I look for to fix the slow laptop. The slow laptop is 8 feet from router with drywall wall between, the faster is 25 feet, no wall between computer and router. More about : slow wireless download speed laptop fast wireless PhilFrisbie a b D Laptop a b F Wireless August 26, 2011 10:24:38 PM First check to se what the negotiated speed is because you cannot transfer faster than that. Second, run a hard drive diagnostic on the slow laptop. A slow or failing hard drive will have a slow write speed, and again, you cannot transfer faster than you can write to the hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhy slow wireless download speed on one laptop but fast on the other wireless la ForumWhy slow wireless download speed on one laptop but fast on the other new wireles ForumWireless D/L Speed Fast One Laptop Slow Other ? ForumFast download speed on only one laptop , others slow ! Forum2 similar laptops sharing wireless network..1 is fast , 1 is slow ForumSlow Wireless Transfer Speed from Desktop (XP) to Laptop (Windows 7) ForumYouTube slow buffering speed . ForumWhy is brothers internet speed very slow and mine really fast ? ForumWhy have i slow download speeds on one computer but not on other ForumCable lan slow , wireless fast , plese help ForumWireless PCI-E card and Windows 7 variable and slow speed ForumDownload speed slow on one router but fast on another ForumWhy is one laptop wireless speed slower than others Forum[Solved] Fast download speed on only one laptop , others slow ! ForumInternet on my PC is slow , fast on every other device on Wireless network... ForumI am getting a very slow wireless connection. ForumVerizon Modem into Router ForumLaptop shutting down my router ForumWireless Configuration ForumLinksys router wrt54gs cd download More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !