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Improve Your Wi-Fi Experience

To optimize your Wi-Fi experience on campus, start by performing a Wi-Fi speed test at uh.edu/network-test. If your speeds are slower than 5 Mbps then you should consider trying some of the following steps to improve your Wi-Fi:
  • Adjust your power and WiFi transmission settings
    Check the following settings to ensure your built-in Wi-Fi adapter is optimized
    • Disable Power Savings Mode
      • Some devices will slow or turn off Wi-Fi to conserve battery power. Maximize Wi-Fi performance by changing your power settings
    • Switch Wi-Fi channel to 5GHz
  • Upgrade your Wi-Fi adapter
  • Update your network drivers
  • Ensure your device is up-to-date with the latest service packs and security updates

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