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iMac wifi connection keeps randomly dropping

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May 28, 2013 11:31 AM

Hi

 

I've searched many threads, other sites to no avail.

 

I have a mid 2011 27" iMac running 10.8.3 (i can't download 10.6.4 as it keeps dr

My wifi hub is a time capsule 7.6.3

 

On a random and regular basis my wifi connection drops - often within seconds of me forcing a reconnection.

 

To date I have tried:

- set up a new location

- changed the wifi channel

- altered the MTU (is that the correct tla?)

- turned off time machine

 

To no avail.

 

I can use an ipad beside it and it never ever drops the connection.

 

There is no warning it has dropped - everthing hangs.  It always reconnects when I run network diagnostics.

 

Any advice appreciated

iMac (27-inch Mid 2011), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3)

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