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Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By mgmcc
It may be that the TCP/IP stack or Winsock has...

It may be that the TCP/IP stack or Winsock has been damaged in which case open a Command Prompt window ("Start > Run", type cmd and click OK).

To repair the TCP/IP stack, at the prompt,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By mgmcc
The addresses appear to be OK but I see you're...

The addresses appear to be OK but I see you're using a "wireless" connection and the ethernet adapter is disconnected. Are you also unable to get online with a wired ethernet connection?
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By mgmcc
Run ipconfig /all in a Command Prompt window. Go...

Run ipconfig /all in a Command Prompt window. Go to “Start > Run”, type…

cmd.exe /k ipconfig /all

...and click OK. This will show details of all network adapters installed in the PC. Right...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By mgmcc
Possibly a basic really but does the problem...

Possibly a basic really but does the problem computer have its correct addresses - IP, Subnet Mask, Default Gateway and DNS Servers?
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By mgmcc
Is it possible that the allocation of IP...

Is it possible that the allocation of IP addresses by DHCP has been (or become) disabled in the router's settings?

At the moment, for some reason, the adapter is failing to get its IP address by...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,244
Posted By mgmcc
Limited Access usually means that the adapter...

Limited Access usually means that the adapter hasn't managed to get its IP address from the router and Windows has allocated a 169.254.x.x APIPA address (Automatic Private IP Addressing). This won't...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By mgmcc
In XP, open a Command Prompt window ("Start >...

In XP, open a Command Prompt window ("Start > Run", type cmd and click OK) and, at the prompt, type...

ping 192.168.0.2

...and press Enter. You should get a result something like this:

...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By mgmcc
Don't understand that. Where is the Laptop...

Don't understand that. Where is the Laptop getting its IP address from because it appears to have an internet address, rather than an address within your Local Area Network? Obviously to communicate,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,584
Posted By mgmcc
That's correct. It will list all "Available...

That's correct. It will list all "Available Wireless Networks" in whichever area it's in.
Yes it is, but every Wireless Network Adapter (computer) that wants to connect to the router has to enter...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By mgmcc
What happens if you open Windows Explorer in XP...

What happens if you open Windows Explorer in XP and, in the address bar, type in the path to the Windows 7 PC either by its IP address or its name. Use the format:

\\192.168.1.2 (replace with its...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By mgmcc
...so if my question is wrong, what does it mean?...

...so if my question is wrong, what does it mean? Perhaps you could have posted something more helpful.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,202
Posted By mgmcc
Is the "Modem" you are connecting to actually a...

Is the "Modem" you are connecting to actually a "Router"? It would need to be a router and the two PCs need to have IP addresses in the same Subnet, for example addresses of 192.168.1.2 and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 875
Posted By mgmcc
Have you looked at Teamviewer? If you install the...

Have you looked at Teamviewer? If you install the full version (rather than just the "client" version) in the PC you need to access, you can configure it so that it can be accessed remotely from...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By mgmcc
Are all devices in the same Subnet? In other...

Are all devices in the same Subnet? In other words, are the first three octets (numbers) of their IP addresses the same,
for example 192.168.1.x ?
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By mgmcc
The default Workgroup name is MSHOME for XP Home...

The default Workgroup name is MSHOME for XP Home Edition and WORKGROUP for XP Pro; the default for Windows 7 is WORKGROUP. "Homegroup" networking is only supported in Windows 7 and 8 networks.

I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By mgmcc
Have you gone into the "Network and Sharing...

Have you gone into the "Network and Sharing Center", clicked the link at the left for "Change advanced sharing settings" and set:


Turn on network discovery
Turn on File and Printer sharing
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,584
Posted By mgmcc
When you click on the network icon in the System...

When you click on the network icon in the System Tray, it will always list all of the Available Wireless Networks in the area, including those of your neighbours if their signal is strong enough....
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 May 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 752
Posted By mgmcc
Try disconnecting from the wireless network that...

Try disconnecting from the wireless network that you're currently online with and then delete all of the saved "profiles" in the Wireless Networks folder. Having done that, connect again to the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Mar 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 4,055
Posted By mgmcc
Presumably you're trying to network the two...

Presumably you're trying to network the two computers to be able to share Folders and/or Printers? That being the case, it doesn't matter that the XP Laptop connects by ethernet cable and the Win7...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Mar 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,788
Posted By mgmcc
Have you tried allocating the IP, Subnet Mask and...

Have you tried allocating the IP, Subnet Mask and Default Gateway addresses manually, as it could be a DHCP issue?
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,147
Posted By mgmcc
Have you tried changing the channel number in the...

Have you tried changing the channel number in the router's wireless settings?
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 3,241
Posted By mgmcc
I have to say that I haven't had a problem using...

I have to say that I haven't had a problem using this Edimax USB Adapter...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Apr 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 7,357
Posted By mgmcc
Are the wireless protocols compatible? In other...

Are the wireless protocols compatible? In other words, you're not trying to connect an 802.11g adapter to a router that's configured to connect to 802.11n only.
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Apr 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 14,167
Posted By mgmcc
I'm using the D-Link DWA-140 Wireless N USB...

I'm using the D-Link DWA-140 Wireless N USB Adapter (http://www.sevenforums.com/D-Link%20DWA-140%20Wireless%20N%20USB%20Adapter) installed in Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and it connects reliably...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Apr 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 925
Posted By mgmcc
I am using this D-Link DWA-140 Wireless N USB...

I am using this D-Link DWA-140 Wireless N USB Adapter (http://www.amazon.co.uk/D-Link-DWA-140-Wireless-Adapter-compatibility/dp/B000PE8ONG/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1271798604&sr=8-1) with...
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