Mayfield, Mark R.
February 2013
AV Technology;Feb/Mar2013, Vol. 6 Issue 2, pA16
Trade Publication
The article offers tips for troubleshooting wireless connectivity problems. The first thing to do when troubleshooting any wireless connectivity issue is to isolate and identify the problem. Wireless local area network (LAN) issues usually fall into three categories, server or infrastructure issues, access point issues, and wireless station issues.


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