Hi, I renamed my wireless SSID (on my router) but my windows 8 computers keep showing both the new ssid and the old (and this perhaps causes the wifi connection to periodically drop to 'limited' / no internet access). (1st is an ACER Aspire V5-571P with
win8 preinstalled; the other is a dell inspiron 6400, upgrade to win8 from xp - not sure is this one drops to limited connectivity.)
My windows 7 and linux computers only see the new ssid (and I haven't observed the wifi connection dropping to 'limited').
Is there a fix for this? Best I can see at the moment is somewhat drastic - reinstall os from scratch. I could also reset the router to factory status and start again at that end, but I suspect I'll just be adding a third ssid on the windows 8 machines and
making things worse.
Re the wifi connection periodically dropping to limited - the really annoying thing - is there a known independent issue around this or is it likely the two problems are linked. (I've seen a few reports on this and other forums of wifi troubles like this with
similar acer models.)
Thanks for any help.
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