Skip to main content
Accessibility Resource Center Skip to main content
Have a phone you love? Get up to $500 when you bring your phone. OR get iPhone 13, on us for a limited time. With Select 5G Unlimited plans. Buy now
end of navigation menu
actiontec gets low signal on wireless
Enthusiast - Level 1

I have the actiontec all hooked up but when I connect to the wireless it is getting a very weak or weak signal where I cant get online, this is on a desktop that it right near the actiontec

Re: actiontec gets low signal on wireless
Super User
Super User

Hate to state the obvious, but ensure that any antennas for either the desktop or the ActionTec are connected completely. Signal range drops by a ton if they are not attached. If Antennas are connected properly, you can try changing the wireless channel the ActionTec operates on by visiting . Channels 1, 6, and 11 are the best. To rule out the PC as being the issue, have you also checked the signal strength on other devices?

Should you need a log-in for the modem, try the following: