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I'm having Wifi problem..works while then jams/freezes up.

Customer Question

I'm having Wifi problem..works for a while then jams/freezes up. tried new router but still doing same thing please help me.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  tyroneboman replied 4 months ago.

Is this happening on your Mac computer?

if yes, are you using Safari browser?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.

Yes

Expert:  tyroneboman replied 4 months ago.

okay try these steps please>

From the Safari menu bar click Safari > Preferences then select the Extensions tab. Uninstall one extension at a time, quit and relaunch Safari to test.

Then Back to Safari > Preferences. This time select the Security tab. Deselect: Allow plug-ins. Quit and relaunch Safari .Then >

  1. Go to the Advanced section of Safari’s preferences
  2. Click the Show Develop menu in menu bar option
  3. Select Empty Caches from this menu
  1. Next>Go to the Privacy section of Safari’s preferences.
  2. Click the Details button that appears under the “Remove All Website Data” button.
  3. Search for your site, and then remove only it from the list.

Then on your Mac>Go to System Preferences>Network, select Wi-Fi on the left and then click on the 'minus' button beneath it. Then click on the 'plus' button and from the drop-down menu select Wi-Fi to set up a new connection.

Then reboot the computer and check for normal operation.

Let me know if this does not work and we can try another solution.

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Thank you very much!

Expert:  tyroneboman replied 4 months ago.

Did that work for you?