Be happy, that means you got a good router , and your brother not
Originally Posted by Nalif
RTFM is what you missed , huh?
(just joking around)
Linksys Product Page
CTS Protection Mode. CTS (Clear-To-Send) Protection Mode should remain set to its default, Auto, so when your
Wireless-G products are not able to transmit to the Router in an environment with heavy 802.11b traffic, the CTS
Protection Mode will be used. This function boosts the Router’s ability to catch all Wireless-G transmissions but
will severely decrease performance.
Also try to diable your firewall. But do step per step to determine your problem.
RTS Threshold. Should you encounter inconsistent data flow, only minor reduction of the default value, 2347, is
recommended. If a network packet is smaller than the preset RTS threshold size, the RTS/CTS mechanism will
not be enabled. The Router sends Request to Send (RTS) frames to a particular receiving station and negotiates
the sending of a data frame. After receiving an RTS, the wireless station responds with a Clear to Send (CTS)
frame to acknowledge the right to begin transmission. The RTS Threshold value should remain at its default value
Check it out and try again.