Sony laptop as well as iPhones etc will attach seamlessly when in the house. Signal is 4 of 5 bars. Move to another building, about 50 yards away and it does not connect automatically. Click on the list of available wireless devices, it shows up with 4 of 5 bars, just like in the house. Asks for the password, enter it, thinks for a while, and does not connect. iPhones do not connect either, nor will the HP printer. Direct line of site between buildings with no obstructions,
Walk back to house, connects without a hitch, no questions for passwords, runs like a champ.
What pray tell is going on??