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Fix WiFi Keeps Disconnecting After Windows 10 April 2018 update

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Suffering from the problem that laptop Internet connection gets disconnected frequently from the Wireless network? WiFi connection on your Windows 10 computer drops or gets cut-off without any reason and comes back on again. Or, after upgrading your system to Windows 10 April 2018 update, your WiFi Internet connection keep disconnecting? Forcing you to restart your router and sometimes your PC as well to get back online. However, the problem WiFi Keeps Disconnecting Issue occur due to many cases like the Driver Software for the WiFi Adapter not being updated to the latest version, Current installed WiFi driver is not compatible with windows 10 Creators update version and also due to the default tendency of Windows 10 computer to turn OFF its WiFi Adapter, in order to conserve power.

Also Some Users Report After Upgrade to Windows 10 version 1803 Every 40 minutes or so, the WiFi switches from “Connected, Secure” to Not Connected, Secure” and has a Yellow Triangle warning sign saying that it has limited connection. If you are also suffering from WiFi connection/disconnection or limited connectivity issues problem. Here apply bellow solutions to fix WiFi Keeps Disconnecting Issue permanently on windows 10, 8.1 and Windows 7 laptops.

Fix WiFi Keeps Disconnecting in Windows 10

Most people encountering this problem think in terms of the Router/Modem being faulty or malfunctioning and many blame the internet service provider for providing a crappy service. But mostly this is not the reason for WiFi keeps disconnecting issue. As we discuss There may be installed WiFi driver is not compatible with the current windows version, Computer power management Turn off the network adapter automatically etc. Here apply bellow solutions to fix WiFi connection/disconnection or limited connectivity issues on Windows 10 Laptops.




Basic troubleshooting

Power Cycle Devices: First you should try to reboot your devices, so you should try to reboot your Modem, wireless router, and computer and then try to connect with wifi if you are not able to connect to wifi, then you may follow the steps below.

Turn On Wifi- every laptop or computer has a button to turn the wireless on or off. So you should try to turn on the wifi button by pressing the button.

Restart Your Network Adapter

If after power recycle of Internet Connection Devices and Turn off/On WiFi Still facing same WiFi keeps Disconnecting issue Then next check you WiFi Network Adapter working properly. We suggest to first Restart the Network Adapter To fix the Wi-Fi disconnecting issue.

To restart your network adapter Follow below steps:

First Press Windows key + R, Then Type ncpa.cpl in the Run box and click OK. This will open Network connection window. Now Right-click on your active WiFi network adapter and select Disable. Now Restart windows computer Then Again open network connection windows through ncpa.cpl  command. Select and right click the WiFi adapter which you disable previously, then choose Enable. That’s all Now wait and check WiFi Working properly not getting disconnected. Still need help fallow next solution.

Run Network Troubleshooter

After Restart The Network Adapter If still WiFi Getting Disconnecting Frequently then next step Run the Windows inbuilt NetWork Adapter Troubleshooting Tool And let windows to fix the problem itself first. To Run this tool Open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Troubleshooting\All Categories

run network Troubleshooting tool
run network Troubleshooting tool

This will list all available troubleshooting Tools, From there select “Network and Internet.“ In the next screen click on Network Adapter.

Click Next and Follow the on-screen instruction to fix the WiFi Keeps Disconnecting issue. After Run The troubleshooting tool Restart windows and check problem fixed. If still getting  WiFi Keeps Disconnecting issue Fallow next solution.

Update WiFi Adapter Driver

As we discuss this issue WiFi Keeps disconnecting occur due To incorrect/outdated Driver installation. Then As next solution to fix WiFi keeps disconnecting look on The Installed WiFi Adapter Driver.  Make sure you have installed the latest version WiFi Adapter Driver and also if after install the latest version still getting the same problem then check with Roll Back Driver option to install the previous Driver software which working normally before windows upgrade.

In general, Window 10 operating system should automatically update the Drivers for all devices on your computer. To check and install Latest Driver software for you WiFi Adapter fallow steps.

Roll Back to Previous Network Adapter Driver

IF WiFi getting Disconnected After recent update installation or upgrade to windows 10 Creators update then first try to roll Back to previous WiFi network Adapter driver which working fine with the previously installed driver.

Note: Roll Back Option only available if upgrade the driver installation.

Step 1. In the search box on the taskbar, type Device Manager, and then select Device Manager

Step 2. Select Network adapters and then the network adapter name

Step 3. Right-click on the network adapter name and then select Properties

Step 4. Select the Driver tab and then select Roll back driver

Step 5. Follow the on-screen prompts to roll back to the previous network adapter driver




Update Driver

First Right Click on Windows 10 Start button and then click on Device Manager option in the Menu that appears.

On the device Manger Screen, click on Network Adapters to expand the entry. From the expanded list, right-click on the WiFi Adapter for your computer and then click on Update Driver Software option in the contextual menu (See image above)

update wifi adapter driver software
update wifi adapter driver software

Tip: In case you see too many entries, look for something that says Network or 802.11b or has WiFi in it.

Now On the next screen, click on Search Automatically for Updated Driver Software. Your Computer will start searching for the Latest Driver Software for the WiFi Adapter on your computer. It will either inform you that your computer already has the latest Driver Software installed or come up with the Latest Driver software that you can install.

You Can also Visit Laptop Manufacturer Website and download latest Available WiFi Driver. Then open Device Manager Right click on Installed WiFi Adapter driver and click uninstall. Next Restart your windows then Install the latest driver software which you download from the manufacturer website. Now check WiFi Working properly without getting disconnected.

Check Power Management Issues

As mentioned above, it is quite possible that your computer is automatically turning OFF its WiFi Adapter in order to conserve power. Since this power saving feature appears to be interfering with your WiFi Network, you are quite justified in Turning OFF this feature.

First Press Windows Key + R, then type devmgmt.msc and hit Enter.

Expand Network adapters then right-click on your installed network adapter and select Properties.

Then navigate to Power Management Tab and  uncheck “Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.

Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power
Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power

Click Ok and close the Device Manager.

Now Again press Windows Key + I to open Settings then Click System > Power & Sleep. On the bottom click Additional power settings As shown below image.

Additional power settings
Additional power settings

This will open power options window here click “Change plan settings” next to the power plan which you use. At the bottom click on “Change advanced power settings.

 Maximum Performance
Maximum Performance

Here Expand Wireless Adapter Settings, then again expand Power Saving Mode. Next, you will see two modes, ‘On battery’ and ‘Plugged in.’ Change both of them to Maximum Performance.
Click Apply followed by OK. Reboot your Windows to save changes. This would help to resolve WiFi keeps disconnecting issue.

Above solutions Restart Your Network Adapter, Run Network Troubleshooter, Update WiFi Adapter Driver, Power Management Issues, Are the most working solutions to fix WiFi keeps disconnecting issue on windows 10, 8.1 and Windows 7 Laptops. If after performing above still getting same problem then need to check some extra solutions as fallow bellow.




Disable WiFi Services

Press Windows Key + I to open Settings then click on Network & Internet. Now click Wi-Fi in the left pane window and in the right window make sure to Disable everything under Wi-Fi Services like Disable the option for Connect to suggested open Hotspots, Paid Wi-Fi services.

disable wifi Services

Disconnect your Wi-Fi connection and then again try to reconnect. See if you’re able to Fix WiFi keeps disconnecting issue on Windows 10.

 Reset TCP/IP to Fix Wi-Fi Disconnecting Issue

Also, Reset the TCP/IP will Fix Different Networking issues include WiFi keeps disconnecting on your desktop or laptop. You could try to reset TCP/IP by the following bellow

First  Open the Command Prompt and Run as Administrator.  Next At the Command Prompt, enter the following command and then press Enter To Execute the command.

netsh int tcp set heuristics disabled

Next type below and hit Enter To Execute the command.

netsh int tcp set global autotuninglevel=disabled

Now Type below command and hit Enter To Execute the command.

netsh int tcp set global rss=enabled

After Perform All Three commands Simply close Command prompt window and Reboot your computer. When windows Restart Now connect to your WiFi Network And check This Time its working perfect.

Perform System Restore

If all Above method fail to fix WiFi keeps disconnecting Issue on your laptop then, now Its time to utilize the System Restore Feature. Which This will revert back your windows to the previous working state where windows working normally. you can check How to perform System Restore on Windows 10 here.

These are some Best Working solutions to fix WiFi keeps disconnecting issue on windows 10, 8.1 and Windows 7 computers. I hope After perform this your problem will get solved. Still, Have any query suggestion feel Free to comment below. Also, read From our blog How To Fix wifi doesn’t t have a valid ip configuration on Windows 10 . 

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