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Hello,
I have been using the Arduino wifi shield, and after doing get requests, I noticed that it is not very good. From the get requests, I get things such as:
<meta http-ÿeqtÿiv="Content-Type"
clor: instead of "color"

so I want to try a 3rd party wifi shield, or something that is stronger and more stable.
Any suggestions?

PaulS

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Any suggestions?

The usual one. Post your code. If your problem is reproducible, perhaps it can even be corrected.

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so I want to try a 3rd party wifi shield, or something that is stronger

Why? Do you plan to stand on it? Drive over it? Or do you have a different definition of stronger than I do?

I am just running the example code from here: http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/WiFiWebClientRepeating. I just changed the ssid and password to those of my own router.

Over the past few days, I have been trying this code and a few other codes to run a simple get request and have been having problems non-stop.

From the android wifi shield, if you saw those results, I am experiencing packet loss I guess; although my wifi shield is like sitting hip to hip with the router itself, and my signal strength is good.

o nvm, apparently there are just problems with the wifi shield and mac OSX. Tried my same code on a windows machine and it works. Thanks

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