AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10

AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
3 weeks ago
Model: USB Adapter
Hardware Version: V3
Firmware Version: ?

Since i have upgraded from windows 7 to 10 my connection keeps dropping.

It's reaching a point where it is becomming unbareable.

 

I have searched the internet and many have this issue but i have yet to find a solution that works.

 

Does anyone have any suggestions...

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Re:AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
a week ago

@Patrick_de_WIjs 

 

Hello, what is the model number of the AC1300?

 

Have you ever installed the driver for Windows 10 after you upgraded it?

 

You can move it closer to the main router or customize the wireless settings of the main router to improve its performance.

 

Besides, you can refer to the instruction below to do further analysis.

What should I do if the TP-Link network adapter is not working properly in my computer?

 

May it help.

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Re:AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
a week ago

@Kevin_Z 

 

Yes i have installed the windows driver.

I cant relocate the router (sadly).

Model: Archer T4U(EU) ver. 3.0

P/N: 0152502254

 

IT worked fine under Windows 7

I saw that in stead using DHCP setting the network values fixed would help.

For a moment it did but after some issues windows resetted my network settings  (Troubleshoot problems) and its back to DHCP.

I tried not using my VPN (Nord VPN) but that did not seem to make any difference.

 

Curently it seems to be ok (knock on wood) but i dow get occassional dropouts but not as often as in the beginning of my upgrade to Windows 10.

 

Since its ok. I'm afraid to touch it. while its ok i would not call it reliable. For games however this is important. 

I got this one because  of the good reviews and high performance.

The son of my girlfriend (in the same house) has one as well (also windows10) and his seems to do fine.

 

On a side note on my ethernet i have my NAS (Synology DS411+) and i tried to bridge my connection This opens up a whole new can of issues in terms of stability and internet access. But i will admit i can't confirm that this is related to my initial issue. I know my way around a computer (i started with DOS 3.21) but so far i have been unable to pinpoint the issue.

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Re:AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
Thursday

I have the same problem with my T4U v3

Windows keeps using the "TP-Link USB-Adapter driver"  "date: 25.10.2018" the date is important later.
This driver does not work very well. It produces dropout every 5-10 seconds (recogniseable in gaming and downloads)

I´ve installed the driver from the TP-Link support page. "date 12.02.2018" now it works fine.

The problem is the following: Windows uses the newer driver with every reboot. 
The newer driver is a generic driver from microsoft. Not from TP-Link.

 

so in order to fix this problem you need to uninstall the generic driver and reinstall the TP-Link driver.

Please release a newer Driver @TP-Link!! so windows can pick always the newer one and therefore the right one.
(Just edit the date an resign it, that should do it). Btw the TP-Link driver works fine in all aspects.

 

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Re:AC1300 keeps dropping since i upgraded from Windows 7 to 10
Thursday

@KnutK 

 

Ok i went from:

 

TO:

 

Have to see what this does to my stability and if windows doesn't decide to renew the driver. As i recall having done this before since i had to uninstall my tp-link drivcer after uninstalling my device.

 

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