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Windows 7: switching from wifi 1 to wifi 2 doesnot assign proper ip address

13 Apr 2015   #1
roshanrbb

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 
switching from wifi 1 to wifi 2 doesnot assign proper ip address

hi
i have two wifi networks,
wifi 1 >> is on 192.168.1.x ip scheme and windows connects to it fine,
wifi 2 >> is on 192.168.43.x ip scheme
and when i disconnect from wifi 1 to connect to wifi 2, windows still shows old ip scheme of 192.168.1.x ip address and i cannot connect to wifi 2 properly. I have to set its ip address manually and then only i can access that network. other devices (phone, tablet) connects fine while switching from wifi 1 to wifi 2, so dhcp is working fine on both wifi.
any suggestions welcome.
thanks


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13 Apr 2015   #2
manish9009

Windows 7, 8.1 Dual boot 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roshanrbb View Post
hi
i have two wifi networks,
wifi 1 >> is on 192.168.1.x ip scheme and windows connects to it fine,
wifi 2 >> is on 192.168.43.x ip scheme
and when i disconnect from wifi 1 to connect to wifi 2, windows still shows old ip scheme of 192.168.1.x ip address and i cannot connect to wifi 2 properly. I have to set its ip address manually and then only i can access that network. other devices (phone, tablet) connects fine while switching from wifi 1 to wifi 2, so dhcp is working fine on both wifi.
any suggestions welcome.
thanks
I couldnt understand your Problem Completly.
But as per me researving IP address for your Computer in the Next router would solve your Problem.
Also please check if the router 2 has DHCP enabled in it.
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13 Apr 2015   #3
roshanrbb

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by manish9009 View Post
I couldnt understand your Problem Completly.
But as per me researving IP address for your Computer in the Next router would solve your Problem.
Also please check if the router 2 has DHCP enabled in it.

DHCP is working fine in wifi 2. other devices get ip address while connecting to that wifi correctly.
my problem is while switching from wifi 1 to wifi 2 in my laptop, my laptop won't get correct ip address as i said above. So i disable and enable my wifi adapter and sometime it works and sometime it still won't get new ip address. So i have to set it manually.
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20 Apr 2015   #4
manish9009

Windows 7, 8.1 Dual boot 64 bit
 
 

Try to update the Drivers of wireless in Computer.
Set the power option to Maximum performance for wireless Adapter.

One more thing try to create a new User account and check if the issue occurs. Also please give it a Try in safe mode with networking and let us know the result.
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