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Windows 7: Limited connectivity. Please help me!

18 Aug 2012   #1
Annajayne95

Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Limited connectivity. Please help me!

Hi! Just bought and brand new Dell Inspiron n5050. I Set everything up and managed to connect to the internet successfully, however when i restarted the computer it came up that I had limited connectivity. I did the usual trouble shooter and it told me that the 'wireless network connection doesn't have a valid IP address configuration. I have tried to google solutions, but i'm not that much of a techie and most answers confused me even more! Could somebody please help in 'Dummy' terms?

Will be so so so grateful to anybody who can help!

xxx


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18 Aug 2012   #2
DMHolt57

 
 

open a command prompt with admin rights, type ipconfig /all enter or ok. save the file and attach here.
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19 Aug 2012   #3
Annajayne95

Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Don't have a clue what any of this means, haha. All gibberish to me!

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Users\Anna> ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

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

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Dell Wireless 1701 802.11b/g/n
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 64-27-37-D4-11-B7
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::3039:becb:486f:869b%15(Preferred)
Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.134.155(Preferred)
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 358885175
DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-16-D9-01-04-24-B6-FD-25-B1-23

DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 24-B6-FD-25-B1-23
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Ethernet adapter Bluetooth Network Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Bluetooth Device (Personal Area Network)
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 64-27-37-D4-11-B8
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Tunnel adapter isatap.{A3E47CCA-0254-4EE9-AFB8-017D9F764B04}:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft ISATAP Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-E0
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Tunnel adapter Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-E0
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
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19 Aug 2012   #4
mrhiab

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Your not getting a valid IP. (Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.134.155(Preferred)) Should be a 192.168.x.x or a 10.x.x.x
Have you reset your Modem/Router/Access Point. Unplug it wait 15 seconds or so...plug it back in.
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19 Aug 2012   #5
Annajayne95

Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Just tried it. It still keeps telling me that the 'wireless network connection doesn't have a valid IP address configuration'
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19 Aug 2012   #6
crash2009

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 
What is

the manufacturer and model number of your router?
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19 Aug 2012   #7
Annajayne95

Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Its a 'D-Link' DSL-2680 Broadband Wireless ADSL2+ Router.
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19 Aug 2012   #8
crash2009

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 
Are you

hooked up with talktalk.co.uk?
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19 Aug 2012   #9
Annajayne95

Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Yep. Talk talk.
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19 Aug 2012   #10
crash2009

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 
Have you

phoned them to see if they can help? 0870 0875 562

Welcome to TalkTalk | Incorrect details | D-Link DSL-2680
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