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Windows 7: Static IP to get networked home theatre connected

02 Feb 2016   #1

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
Static IP to get networked home theatre connected

I have a WiFi link to my ADSL modem.
Gateway is
DHCP enabled, range to,
subnet mask
My ISP DNS servers are and, but the modem gets them automatically.

I have a home theatre connected to the PC's ethernet port at, getting its IP dynamically. I can access shared folders on my PC just fine.

But the home theatre is an LG, and I want to use the LG AV Remote app. For this to work, the home theatre must connect to the WiFi router so it can swap data with my cellphone.

I see 3 possible solutions:
1) Plug the home theatre into the router (cable length problem for a quick test) and set the WiFi up so that the shared folders on the PC are accessible.
2) Assign my ethernet port statically to But I can't work out what values to use. Anything I try is a problem.
3) Connect PC to modem via ethernet. This is problematic because of passage. (Hence the WiFi link.)

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