How to Improve Your Wi-Fi Connection

An unreliable Wi-Fi connection is frustrating and can disrupt your day. Technology should make things easier for you, not hold you back. Try these easy tricks and fixes to improve your connection.

Determine the speed of your current connection.

Conduct a speed test using an app such as Wifi Analyzer or Wi-Fi SweetSpots to discover your average speed and locate hotspots. You can walk around your office using the app to see where your signal is the strongest and where it is lacking. Oftentimes, slightly adjusting the router will improve your connection. Continue reading → How to Improve Your Wi-Fi Connection

Prevent iPad From Automatically Connecting to a Guest or a Foreign Wireless Network

If your office has multiple wireless networks – a “business” network that connects to your main network, and a “guest” network that provides wireless Internet access to your patients – you may have noticed that iPad  may randomly jump from your “business” network to your “guest” network. If you are running YAPI you will get an error message “Request times out”,  “Unable to locate YAPI Service”, or a similar message. Continue reading → Prevent iPad From Automatically Connecting to a Guest or a Foreign Wireless Network

AVG Free May Prevent Patient’s Documents From Being Accessed in YAPI

Currently, there were two reports that AVG Free Edition may prevent YAPI to display and process signed documents. AVG shows Found Luhe.Exploit.PDF.H error preventing YAPI to access PDF document; YAPI consequently  shows error E077.   We were able to upload a PDF file to VirusTotal.com to prove false positive. Here is full report. Moreover, we haven’t seen this problem when running on computers protected by other than AVG anti-virus software.

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How to Minimize Wi-Fi Problems With the iPad

Occasionally we are getting reports concerning Wi-Fi connectivity when YAPI app is unable to locate the server on start up. 15 seconds after the start the app may pop the following error message

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When you retry one or two times YAPI is able to successfully locate the service and connect to it. In most typical scenario,  problem occurs when  YAPI is launched on iPad that was idle for a while. Continue reading → How to Minimize Wi-Fi Problems With the iPad