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My WiFi can't hold well when I run the 7 Days To Die Application

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Every time I run 7 Days To Die, after a couple seconds my PC would disconnect the WiFi instantaneously and it would take me a couple of seconds to reconnect back.

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1. As a general rule Wifi sucks balls. You are advised against using it.

 

2. Disconnecting that fast is probably a hardware issue. 

 

Outside of telling you how to flush your DNS, I'm going to need a lot more detail to help you out here.

 

  • From Windows Start, search for cmd.

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  • Right click on Command Prompt and click Run as administrator.
  • In the console, type the following command: ipconfig /flushdns 
    • If the command was successful, you will see the message "Successfully flushed the DNS Resolver Cache":

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  • Afterwards, type: netsh int ip reset like so:mceclip3.png
  • Once done, restart your computer as prompted.

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Thanks, it helped me somewhat, but I can't play Multiplayer for long before the wifi crashes.

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If flushing the DNS doesn't help, then either your wifi doesn't carry a strong enough signal or your router and / or wifi receiver sucks which is very common as most ppl buy cheap routers and adapters thinking they're all the same. I don't know your home layout and how far you are away from it and whether or not there's brick walls or a lot of walls in the way of the router but these days, the absolute bare minimum for any home should be around AC1900, and obviously the higher the number, usually the better the hardware used (doesn't necessarily mean you get better performance, but it does mean the internals are of better quality and therefore usually better reliability).

 

And as SylenThunder said... wifi sucks balls. Unless you have redundant wifi connections, reliability is always an issue, at least to some degree.

Edited by Fox (see edit history)

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Another issue with wifi can be interference from other wifi devices. If you have an Android phone lying about, a great app for

analyzing your wifi is here.

You can check if other devices are on the same or a nearby channel, and then move your wifi to the most open channel.

Also it will show if your signal is weak.

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