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Windows 7: Local connection only

11 Nov 2009   #11



In the meanwhile the only solution I found was to use the second IP, in your case may be only needed to change it no any other in the same network.

This problem must be some kind of windows BUG, I don't know....

Best Regards.

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12 Nov 2009   #12

win 7

since I can't find the previous thread I will post here my solution:

My ethernet had no mac, if you open device manager and find your eth card, check for mac, it can be a. value:[] and b. no value. In my case it was b. no value so I checked value and enetered one manualy (do it aphanumerical but use no letters above F)

With lan and internet there is a chance you can see lan with ipv6 but no internet because exit is ipv4 (more and more of these around as ipv6 catches more ground). I could not figure this out, searched for hours the internet and these forums, than I found a suggestion for mac problems and went and looked. This issue manifests itself same as Bonjour.

to check if this may be your issue try this:
in a browser type in - should not work,
ping - should work
in a browser type in - should work
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08 Aug 2010   #13

windows 7

hey im not a computer pro at all. stumbled upon this forum when im trying to find a solution for this problem.

i also have a local connection only. using this netbook from HP that comes with windows 7 installed for me. i can connect to my modem but not the internet.
my other computers can log onto the internet(they are running on vista btw)

any idea? or qns for me?
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