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Windows 7: wireless network connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration


27 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7
 
 
wireless network connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration

wireless network connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration

Is what i get when i run the internet trouble shooter. I try to find a wireless network on my laptop and i connect to one but it sometimes it says (when i go to network sharing place) that it is an unidentified network. i try connecting to others but i don't know the security key.

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27 Mar 2011   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sailornaruto39 View Post
wireless network connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration

Is what i get when i run the internet trouble shooter. I try to find a wireless network on my laptop and i connect to one but it sometimes it says (when i go to network sharing place) that it is an unidentified network. i try connecting to others but i don't know the security key.
First, connecting to someone else's wifi is both illegal and makes you vulnerable to malware.

If it is secured and yours you should know the logon, if you dont it not yours to use.

Please run the following and upload snapshots of the output

start>cmd>right click and run as admin>ipconfig /all

Ken
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27 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If it is yours and you don't know the log on because you changed it a while back and don't remember it. You have to hold the reset button in the back of the device for 10 seconds till all the lights blink off and it looks like it is rebooting. That is just putting the router into default mode as you first bought it.
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27 Mar 2011   #4

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sailornaruto39 View Post
wireless network connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration

Is what i get when i run the internet trouble shooter. I try to find a wireless network on my laptop and i connect to one but it sometimes it says (when i go to network sharing place) that it is an unidentified network. i try connecting to others but i don't know the security key.
First, connecting to someone else's wifi is both illegal and makes you vulnerable to malware.

If it is secured and yours you should know the logon, if you dont it not yours to use.

Please run the following and upload snapshots of the output

start>cmd>right click and run as admin>ipconfig /all

Ken
How can i even have my own network with out a router?

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Thelma-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media unoperational
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 1C-65-9D-E0-DC-5A
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::2c44:7bf7:92b1:94cb%14(Preferred)
Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.148.203(Preferred)
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled
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27 Mar 2011   #5

Windows 7
 
 

hello?
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