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Windows 7: WIN7: Can connect to networks via WiFI, but get "No Internet Access"

23 Dec 2011   #1
juliette668

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
WIN7: Can connect to networks via WiFI, but get "No Internet Access"

First, please forgive me if this is formatted oddly- I am typing this on my Blackberry.

For the past few months, I have been accessing the internet with my laptop's wifi through my neighbor's password-protected network (with his permission). I also sometimes go online using another neighborhood network which does NOT have a security key.

As of today, I can view networks and connect to both of these (as well as others), but I can't get online. I get the "No Internet access" message when I connect to any network.

When I go to the command prompt and type ipconfig /all, I get this for IPv4 address: 192.168.1.9(Preferred) and I cannot successfully ping any ip addresses.

I have rebooted already and renewed my network adaptor. Any other suggestions would be very welcome. Thank you!


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23 Dec 2011   #2
juliette668

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Oh, and when I run the automatic troubleshooter it says, "Your DNS server might be unavailable."
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 WIN7: Can connect to networks via WiFI, but get "No Internet Access"




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