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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why slow wireless download speed on one laptop but fast on the other wireless la Forum Wireless D/L Speed Fast One Laptop Slow Other? Forum SolvedFast download speed on only one laptop, others slow! Forum [Solved] Fast download speed on only one laptop, others slow! Forum Very slow download speeds with normal upload speeds and ping on one laptop only, wireless or wired. Forum Very slow download speeds with normal upload speeds and ping on one laptop only, wireless or wired. Forum SolvedWireless Internet Slow on one computer fast on the rest. Was never this slow. Forum Slow wireless transfer speed PC to PC but fast internet speed Forum SolvedWhy can my xbox one get a higher speed using wireless but my computer can't also using wireless Forum Wireless internet is so slow on new laptop and fast on old laptop Forum Internet on my PC is slow, fast on every other device on Wireless network... Forum Why is my down/up speed slow on one computer and not the other? Forum SolvedThree Laptops, One Router - The Speed On Two Is Normal And The Other Is Slow Forum Wireless usb slow on one pc same dongle fine on every other? Forum Wireless internet - fast on old laptop, slow on new computer (same room and distance) Forum Why is my internet running wired slow but wireless fast Forum Wireless speeds slow, fast in safe mode? Forum 2 similar laptops sharing wireless network..1 is fast, 1 is slow Forum Why have i slow download speeds on one computer but not on other Forum SolvedTwo Computers- One Router. One is Fast and the Other is Slow Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !