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#30080 - 05/16/14 05:59 AM MacBook Pro not on 5GHz Wireless Network
slolerner Offline


Registered: 08/25/09
Loc: New York City
I bought a dual band router and even though my other devices are connecting via 5GHZ, my MacBook Pro will only connect on the 2.4GHz bandwidth. Am I doing the settings wrong or is there something I can replace, like the internal Airport card? See specs below.
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Mid 2010 MacBook Pro 13"
2.4GHz, 750GB SATA HD, 8 GB RAM, OS 10.7.5
1 HDX1500 2TB Ext.HD, 2 HDX1500 1TB Ext.HD
HP Laserjet 6MP printing postscript via 10/100 Intel print server
Netgear WN2500RP Range Extender (Ira rocks!)
Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router
Brother MFC-9340CDW Color Laser
iPad Air

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#30084 - 05/16/14 09:23 AM Re: MacBook Pro not on 5GHz Wireless Network [Re: slolerner]
Ira L Online


Registered: 08/13/09
Loc: California
This Apple discussion link provides a variety of possible solutions. Check it out, your mileage may vary. wink
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On a Mac since 1984.
Currently: 27" iMacs, Macbook Air, macOS 10.14.x,; iPhones, iPods and iPads galore!

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#30086 - 05/16/14 12:43 PM Re: MacBook Pro not on 5GHz Wireless Network [Re: Ira L]
slolerner Offline


Registered: 08/25/09
Loc: New York City
ROCKSTAR!!!

Turned off Airport, dumped pref, turned Airport on, 5GHz.
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Mid 2010 MacBook Pro 13"
2.4GHz, 750GB SATA HD, 8 GB RAM, OS 10.7.5
1 HDX1500 2TB Ext.HD, 2 HDX1500 1TB Ext.HD
HP Laserjet 6MP printing postscript via 10/100 Intel print server
Netgear WN2500RP Range Extender (Ira rocks!)
Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router
Brother MFC-9340CDW Color Laser
iPad Air

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