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Windows 7: Default Gateway not available, disconnects every few minutes

22 Apr 2014   #1
williams3371

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
Default Gateway not available, disconnects every few minutes

I'm disconnecting every 30s-5minutes, and when i click on the troubleshoot problems button it says the default gateway is not available, and then it restarts the modem and it then works.
I am using comcast's default modem/router all in one combo.

I made sure my power settings weren't turning off the adapter.

I attached my ipconfig/all.

Any help is appreciated.




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22 Apr 2014   #2
williams3371

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

I'm also noticing this happens much more frequently when trying to connect to twitch.tv to watch streams or similar sites.
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22 Apr 2014   #3
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

The problem is Comcast's so called modem/router combo units which creates this exact problem on many different machines.

If you don't want this limited connection problem then you should obtain a stand alone modem with a third party router, not one of those combo units which aren't reliable at all.
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