SOLVED WiFi 5G not visible

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WiFi 5G not visible on my PC but visible on iPad and iPhone. Only 2.4G visible and useable.
 
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The issue [may not be a problem per se] is most likely the Wireless/Wi-Fi adapter in the computer is not fully capable but then nothing was given as to the make and model of the computer and its resources.
 
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Or that 5Ghz is turned off in the properties of the adapter. Take a look in device manager.
 
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The issue [may not be a problem per se] is most likely the Wireless/Wi-Fi adapter in the computer is not fully capable but then nothing was given as to the make and model of the computer and its resources.
The issue [may not be a problem per se] is most likely the Wireless/Wi-Fi adapter in the computer is not fully capable but then nothing was given as to the make and model of the computer and its resources.

ASUS E403S
TP-Link Archer C9 Dual band gigabit router
 
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Or that 5Ghz is turned off in the properties of the adapter. Take a look in device manager.

Could not find anything specific to 5Ghz in device manager, and excuse my Swedish
 

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I know from experience that the Archer C9 can do just about everything a router should do...a friend has one.
Looking at the specifications of the Asus it says 802.11 b/g/n That it does not say a or ac I'd guess that it does not have 5Ghz capability.


The Atheros website is not helpful on the 9465 only shows a 946x with no details although there is a W10 32 bit and 64 bit driver for it.
 
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Some adapters have a whole list of stuff under properties. Most of it should be left alone but there could be an on/off for 5Ghz...but even if the chip and driver can do it there might not be a 5Ghz antenna in the laptop.
 
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Perhaps your ISP does not have 5G capability?

Ipad and IPhone would not be , necessarily, using your connection, but could be on a cellular, as with your mobile phone, where 5G is probably available.
 
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Perhaps your ISP does not have 5G capability?

Ipad and IPhone would not be , necessarily, using your connection, but could be on a cellular, as with your mobile phone, where 5G is probably available.

Dave, the OP means 5GHz WiFi. I don't think anywhere has 5G mobile yet as the specs are nowhere near final
 
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Qualcomm Atheros AR946x is dual-band, 2.4 & 5.0 GHz.
Click Wifi icon in system tray. It should show both bands & which one you are connected to.
If it shows the 2.4 & not the 5.0, you have a hardware problem with the wifi card.

I'e bought new dual-band wifi cards & the 5.0 band is non-functional.
 

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