Asus RT-AC58U router very poor download speed. The fix from the FAQ

The Asus RT-AC58U wireless router though quite powerful, at times causes download speeds to plummet drastically. The broadband connection does work at full speed when directly connected to the computer.

Which means, the router has an issue. Digging further, found the answer to fix the problem in the Asus FAQ at https://www.asus.com/in/support/FAQ/1030641

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How to add a Guest Wireless Network with Isolation in OpenWRT on a wireless router

Problem Statement

Several guests come home and ask for Wi-Fi access to connect to the internet to see emails, etc. Most times, we give them our main SSID wireless password everytime to connect. This has several disadvantages, though not limited to those listed below:

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Install Broadcom 4313 wireless adapter driver in Ubuntu 13.04 with apt-get

If you missed installing the Broadcom 4313 wireless adapter drive in Ubuntu 13.04 or Xubuntu 13.04, you can always install it later. To do so, open a terminal window and enter the command below:

$ sudo apt-get install broadcom-sta-common <enter>

How to extend range of Wireless Network using DD-WRT and another router for free

Wireless LAN networks have a limited range. If you are a home user with a single internet connection, you can go wireless with one router. However, you may not get the wireless signal across your home. To make it work across a wider area, you need to extend your wireless network. You can extend the . . . → Read More: How to extend range of Wireless Network using DD-WRT and another router for free

Remove Network Manager Wireless LAN connections

Login as root and type following command to edit the network connections.

# wicd <enter>

You can then setup the wireless LAN after a reboot.

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