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Windows 7: Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit "limited access" Wireless Network Connection


27 Jul 2010   #1
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Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit "limited access" Wireless Network Connection

I just did a clean install on my windows 7 ultimate 32 bit computer to 64 bit. At first, my wireless internet was working fine, but it suddenly dropped to "limited access". I'm using a Linksys WUSB100 ver. 2 wireless network USB adapter. I've already tried downloading the latest driver for windows 7 64 bit, 3.0.3.0 from the Linksys website. I've also tried restarting my computer and the wireless modem. I did a system restore to the point where it was last working but it still isn't working. I can't think of anything else to do, please help.

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27 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 7
 
 

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I hope this helps unidentified-network

Try entering you Ip and Dns. Look at mine
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I am using Open Dns


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Open network and sharing center and click on connections (your network name)

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Click on Properties.

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click on Internet Protocol Version 4

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Enter your (computer)Ip address, Subnet mask,(router ip) Ip address, Preferred Dns Sever and Alternate Dns server.


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normally it is the same as mine


Ip address: 192.168.1.2
Subnet mask: (will come up automatically) 255.255.255.0
Ip address: 192.168.1.1

Using open dns

Preferred Dns sever: 208.67.222.222
Alternate Dns sever: 208.27.222.220


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28 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Is it a good idea to diable IPv6? I know most sites dont use it... yet, but why did you disable it?
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28 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

It's not required that you disable IPv6, doing that hardly ever solves any problems. Ipv6 is only used for the Homegroup network which is used only on the LAN.

I'm not sure why anyone would think that using a static IP would solve a wireless connection problem so I don't think that is the solution. This is most likely a driver or a wireless modem-router problem.
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28 Jul 2010   #5

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Do you have any actual problems using the internet?

You could try this: 10 tips for improving your wireless network
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29 Jul 2010   #6

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by letsdoamazing View Post
Is it a good idea to diable IPv6? I know most sites dont use it... yet, but why did you disable it?
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It's not required that you disable IPv6, doing that hardly ever solves any problems. Ipv6 is only used for the Homegroup network which is used only on the LAN.

I'm not sure why anyone would think that using a static IP would solve a wireless connection problem so I don't think that is the solution. This is most likely a driver or a wireless modem-router problem.

I didn't know. I wanted to try disabling it and see if it improves my internet speed.

Unfortunately, it didn't.
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