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Q: 3G/4G Internet with WiFi

OK, I'm new here so take it easy on me. But my questions is this;

I have a CCTV camera the is connected to the internet via 3G/4G but also has it's own WiFi. I can connect to it via cell phone or laptop locally. But when 3G goes down I can't connect remotely. So here is what I would like to see if I can do. I have a WiFi close by from the house can I connect the camera to my WiFi in the house to connect to the camera?

One important snag, I can't access the home router to reconfigure, as this is provided by my ISP. Should I connect a router to the ISP router to have access to port forwarding and other router functions?

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A: 3G/4G Internet with WiFi

What the make and exact model numbers of "all" devices.....camera, laptop and router?

You can access the router (any router to include ISP routers) via the web based page. You access by typing 192.168.x.x where the x's are either 0 or 1 or some order of that.

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I am currently stationed in Germany, and live in a village that has horrible internet. I cannot stream netflix, hulu, and downloads take several hours.

Is there a way to combine the internet that my cell phone receives and the wifi router I have at home to increase speed?

I have the ability to create a wifi hotspot from my cell phone if this helps.

Just something I thought up in my head, and wanted to find out if it is possible. Thanks in advance.

A:Combining Wifi Hotspot and Router Wifi for faster internet

You can, try this http://www.octopusplus.com/download.jsp or http://www.connectify.me/

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I have been trying for some time to accomplish the title result. I'm not techie enough to do it.

What I want is to be able to use a Tablet to read in the rear of my home (which is out of range for incoming wifi signal.)

If I can set up the computer to do this, I will cable connect to a router in that area.
I have two computers and could use either.

1.a PC running XP (should update to windows 8.1, but have never bothered to do that, since XP works just fine. (I had this computer sharing to the router, when I had DSL internet connection, using Windows wizard to set it up) Couldn't get it to work when I switched to WIFI internet access) I could switch to win 7 or 8.1 if that would help.

2. a Lap Top running WIN 8.1,

Any help is appreciated.

A:Internet access via WIFI and share WIFI via second router

Due to the age of XP this is not the best option for what you want to do

Either windows 7 or 8.1 have access to Internet connection sharing (ICS) built in

To use ICS you need at least two connections to the local LAN, these can be any mix of wifi or Ethernet.

As you have a laptop you likely already have a system to use for this

There is a tutorial explaining the basics ... and more on this site

Check it out and post back if you have any issues

Internet Connection Sharing - Create WiFi HotSpot

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Although I am connected to our wireless network on the Folio 13, there is no internet connection. I can, however, connect to the internet via Wifi on two other household laptops, both of them HP, so I believe the problem is with the Folio itself. I can also connect to other computers on the network on the Folio, but something is preventing it from getting on the internet. I can only get the internet via hardwired ethernet connection on the Folio. I have tried the following fixes, multiple times, without success: -Run the Windows troubleshooter for Internet/Network. It says the connection between your access point, router, or cable modem and the internet is broken. (But not on other wifi computers here--works fine.)-Reboot/Reset the modem.-Disable/Renable the wifi adapter (Intel Centrino Wireless N 1030)-Update wifi adapter driver (it says driver is up to date)-Uninstall/reinstall wifi adapter-Remove Wifi Network from list of available networks; reboot, add this network back in-Roll back all Windows updates from the past month-Searched self-help forums for a possible solution And yes, the wifi keyboard light is blue, not orange. Can someone help please?

A:No internet connection on Folio 13 laptop via Wifi but Wifi ...

Hi A visual reference point... From your description the fault is either with an app or hardware issue.  But if you follow the paths you may actually find the correct resolution. AAND I doubt I can can come up with anything new, but confirmation of the settings from your description, may help me to. So as an administrator, in a Command Prompt window (or copy and paste the whole netfixer.bat) short version... C:\WINDOWS\system32>getmacPhysical Address    Transport Name=================== ============================================48-E2-44-54-66-27   \Device\Tcpip_{F5FF31F1-C343-42B0-B6A9-BD17E49ED64C}B0-5A-DA-DE-84-28   Media disconnected48-E2-44-54-66-28   Media disconnected 1x Wi-FI, 1 x B/Tooth & 1 x Ethernet ----------------------------------------C:\WINDOWS\system32>netsh wlan show interfacesThere is 1 interface on the system:    Name                   : WiFi 2    Description            : Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11 bgn Wi-Fi Adapter    GUID                   : f5ff31f1-c343-42b0-b6a9-bd17e49ed64c    Physical address       : 48:e2:44:54:66:27  &... Read more

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So I got a new router yesterday to replace the old one, and I've been working on it for a long time. But I can't seem to figure out why there isn't any internet connection. The new WiFi Router (D-Link DR-842) Shows it is connected to the internet (green light) but in the setup page, it says disconnected. Could the PPPoE details be causing this? As far as I know everything is correctly set up except for the internet part.

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I can not get any internet running through my laptop, I have checked the hosts file, checked proxys, auto obtain ip address, and nothing is working... This is only a new problem, and have used both ways connecting to the Internet within the last week.
Any suggestions?

A:Limited access wifi, no Internet on wifi

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sir, i am Muhammad Ehsan, i want to ask a question that i use evo and use internet on it but when i do window to laptop and plug in evo it shows evo for a day and run the internet but after some time the laptop do not show evo signal as evo do
not connected to laptop but if i do the wifi of laptop on it gives the full signal of evo and then i put the evo wifi password it run internet as wifi connected, but not as evo connected. please send me its solution i thankful to you for this.
              sir mein evo istimal krta ho internet k liye laptop per lekin kuch roz phly meine apne laptop ki window krwai or aik do din jb b meine evo lgai evo phle ki trah apna connection show kr rhi thi
lakin bad mein pta nhi kia hua k jb b mein evo connect krta ho to evo apna connection show nhi krti lekin jb mein laptop ka wifi on kron to evo apne wifi k signal ful show krti hei or wifi k zriye internet b chlati hei lekin ye evo signal sow nhi krti to kyun?

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I have a Dell Inspiron N5010 with Windows 7. I have been using Time Warner Internet. It worked fine until yesterday. WiFi stopped working out of the blue. When I tried, wired connection works pretty well. I do not recall any significant changes to my computer while this happened. So now I can connect to the wifi hotspot but it says "No Internet Connection". When I connect the LAN wire with the WiFi router, internet works. The moment I remove it, it says No Internet Access, although computer is connected to the hotspot and signal is very well.

The drivers are being shown as up to date in device manager.

I tried following instructions given here: http://www.wikihow.com/Repair-Winsock-and-TCP/IP
This didn't work. Problem persists.

I have been through some threads around here. This is the ipconfig output:


Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Depp-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Mixed
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection 2:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Broadcom Virtual Wireless Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 70-F1-A1-C3-3C-91
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

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A:Solved: Internet access problem with WiFi. Wired internet works fine.

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Hi All,
I have established a Virtual Wifi Miniport and would like to share my laptops internet via the Miniport. Whenever I connect my android phone with this access point, it works perfectly for a few minutes and then all of a sudden there is no internet on the phone. The phone remains connected to the laptop hotspot but the internet access is no more there. Now at this point if I disconnect the connection between my phone and the hotspot and then again try to reconnect back again, it wont even connect. The phone will keep on searching and shows connecting status but can never connect. I have tried all sorts of softwares connectify, virtual router, intel mywifi and even tried to create a hotspot from the cmd using netsh command. All the hotspots work in the exact same way intially works perfect but maybe after half an hour internet is gone. I have completed all the steps properly even changed the settings in the laptop adapter with interet access to allow other networks to connect but nothing seems to work. I have a Windows 7 Machine and my wireless adapter is Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless N-100 and the drivers are up to date according to windows. I know that its a problem with my laptop/OS or something because my android phone can connect and remain connected( without losing internet ) to the connectify hotspot in my wifi enabled desktop PC.I am breaking my head over this for the past 15 days even formatted my system once but no use. Please help if you can..please!

A:Internet sharing via Virtual Wifi miniport drops internet access

I guess no one has an answer to this one...my bad luck...

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I've been battling this particular issue for a couple of weeks now without much success. I have a custom built desktop where my WIFI connection will deteriorate to the point where internet (and gaming over Steam, etc...) will be either painfully slow or unable to load pages at all. Windows claims throughout that I am connected to my WIFI network with internet access and good signal, even when I cannot reach any internet pages.

This problem has happened at 2 different locations (on different WIFI networks), and with 3 different WIFI adapters (TP-LINK TL-WDN4800 PCI, TRENDnet TEW-684UB USB, Edimax EW-7811Un). At both locations, I have another laptop and a phone that can connect to the WIFI network just fine. I even got a couple of the adapters to work fine on the laptop without the issue.

I've found that disabling NetBIOS seems to temporarily improve matters (I'd read elsewhere that that can cause issues), but it has not resolved the problem. Also: I'm getting DNS errors in the Windows 7 event logs:

"Name resolution for the name XXXX timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded."

ipconfig results are posted below. Images of Xirrus (1) and its connection test (3) are attached. Any help is very much appreciated!

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Users\Doug>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : WUQUIST
Primary Dns S... Read more

A:Desktop WIFI Internet Issue - Connected, but Slow/Dropped Internet

Here are the Xirrus results.

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i bought lenovo edge 15 a week ago..it was running window 7 and every thing was fine.i installed windows 10 in laptop 3 days ago after that when ever i connect it to wifi it stopped internet and internet become unavailabe on all the devices connected to router and when i disconnect this laptop internet start working normally can any one help??guys please help me i have assignment to complete (

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Hey everyone, sorry if this is in wrong area.

So today I bought a secondhand computer. It's a Toshiba Satelite L875D-S7230.

When I connect it to my home wifi it connects no problem and says 'internet access' when I hover over the icon. However when I open open google chrome or internet explorer and type in a site, it takes a little while then says this page cannot be displayed or this web page is unavailable.

The guy I bought it from says he had no issues. And I know it's not the internet because I'm using the internet to post this from phone.
I've tried a few ideas that worked for other people on other forums like using cmd box but to no avail.

Has anyone got any idea why the computer is being such a turd?? Can anyway give advice on how to fix the problem? Thank you all so much!

A:Connected to wifi, PC says 'internet access' but can't browse internet

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Hello mates.

I seem to having a problem with my internet connection but only in one of my PCs . i can connect with my wifi to the modem but then it says << no internet access>> and when i openmy browser ( opera ) it says Networking error.

note: the other computer works fine

can anyone give me a hand here?



Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : costas-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Bluetooth Network Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Bluetooth Device (Personal Area Network)
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-21-4F-B7-DE-3D
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-21-5D-F4-24-E8
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::45f:a26d:c1ef:977f%12(Preferred)
Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : fe80::e44d:766d:ced2:3c6%12
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A:Connect with wifi but not in internet ( no internet access)

Can you connect successfully by ethernet?

Make sure you have the latest wireless driver from the laptop manufacturer's web site.

TCP/IP stack repair options for use with Vista or 7.

Start - All Programs - Accessories and right click on Command Prompt, select "Run as Administrator" to open a command prompt.

Reset WINSOCK entries to installation defaults: netsh winsock reset catalog

Reset IPv4 TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. netsh int ipv4 reset reset.log

Reset IPv6 TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. netsh int ipv6 reset reset.log

Reboot the machine.

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My comp was infected with a virus until I finally got MBAM to work and delete all my viruses and rootkits. My Internet was working fine both ways before I installed it. But now i can connect to it, but when I access the Internet in any of my browsers (firefox, ie8, opera, or safari) I get a blank screen in firefox after going to any site, and the rest just say that it's not connected to the Internet. Even tried going into Safe Mode with Networking, no luck. Please help!

Thanks in advance!

EDIT: I am using windows xp sp3 with firewall off and system restore disabled by group policy and using the admin account does not help solve the problem either.

A:Wifi or Internet cable won't connect me to Internet

Try this--open control, internet options, connections tab, lan settings, uncheck the box next to "use proxy...." ORGo to Start ... Run and type in cmdA dos Window will appear.Type in the dos window: netsh winsock resetClick on the enter key.Reboot your system to complete the process.EDIT I moved this to Am I Infected also

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I just bought this computer from someone online and it won't let me connect to the Internet. It let me until last night, it might be from installing Microsoft 365 for my online school.. I'm not sure. Please help!

A:It won't let me on the Internet and I do have WiFi.

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New here and don't know a lot about computers.
I have a year old laptop and suddenly I can't connect to internet even though it says I have a Wifi connection. Any ideas how to remedy this? I have tried resetting router and that didn't work. I have an ipad and another laptop using vista. They both work fine. Thanks

A:Wifi but no internet

 I assume that laptop is running Windows 7 or 8 since you didn't say.  Try running System Restore to go back to a date prior to the start of the problem.
Good luck.

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New here and don't know a lot about computers.
I have a year old laptop and suddenly I can't connect to internet even though it says I have a Wifi connection. Any ideas how to remedy this? Thanks

A:Wifi but no internet

try resetting the wifi router.. unplug it for about 30 seconds then plug it back in. see what happens after that

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Hi. I have tried everything for countless hours today with no avail. Yellow exclamation mark in the WiFi icon, No Internet, DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN when I try to use Chrome, No network access and unidentified network in the Centre. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling the wireless card, changing drivers, all sorts of DNS, all sorts of commands, rebooting everything, ethernet cable, virus scans, disabling firewalls and so on. This all happened when I updated yesterday and then uninstalled AVG, before it was working fine. Internet works like a charm on other devices, and my wireless card is listed as working properly when checked. I have no idea what else to try. Thank you.

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I have a Dell Latitude E5430 with I believe Windows 7.
This afternoon when I logged on to do my homework it says that the Wi-Fi is connected but it won't open any webpage I type into the browser.
I'm sure it's something simple but I'm not tech savvy, so any guidance is appreciated.

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Sometimes when I'm gaming online my connection gets lost and my wifi gives me no internet signal but there is internet on my other devices, I solve it by clicking on airplane mode twice (on and off again ) then the Internet comes back . Is there a permanent solution to this ? It's very annoying when playing online

A:Wifi no internet

Hi, please consider this simple fix which disables a Windows feature:
Solved WiFi Internet Keeps Disconnecting - Windows 10 Forums

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yesterday put windows 7 on my laptop . it works great i love it !!

but i have 1 small problem when i quit a game i cant go on internet .

i have a strong internet connection .

i open my internet browser it says found site waiting for replay our someting like that . please help me

A:wifi internet

No problem with that, its not you, its just the site is a bit slow, depends how busy it is.

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Hey guys... I'm at my wits end here and hoping someone can help me out.

I've been happily able to switch between my Ethernet and WiFi connections at home with no issues forever. When I'm in my home office I am connected via Ethernet because it's a considerably faster connection but, every so often, I bring my laptop to another room and connect via WiFi. Never has this been an issue.

4 days ago, I grew tired of the constant task bar pop-ups from Avira Free AV and decided to kill it and give Panda Free AV a try. Things had been going swimmingly since then so I had no reason to think there was an issue... until today that is. For the first time since I installed it, I hopped downstairs to play with my son and thus connected via WiFi. Every other device in this house (and there's a lot of them) is connected via WiFi with no issues but lucky me, upon switching to WiFi I see the dreaded yellow ! over my connection. I disconnect and reconnect a few times. I even go so far as to forget the network. Nothing. So, I run upstairs and power cycle the modem. This is where things get weird....

Power cycling the modem/router worked so I went on with life. After an hour or so I shut down my laptop and all was right with the world. Then 2-hours later, I boot it back up and wouldn't you know it the dang yellow ! is back. It is at this point that I realize it's gotta be something going on with my laptop. Yes power cycling the modem/router worked before but out of every device on my network m... Read more

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when connected to wifi the internet connection works fine if the laptop isnt pluged inwhen I charge my laptop there still is internet connection but website pages stop loading and downloads stop.what is the cause and solution of this issue?

A:wifi internet

 Hi @Kazma, Welcome to the HP Forums! I read your post on the HP Support Forums and wanted to reach out to you.  I see you are having issues with the Wireless and your HP ENVY x360 Notebook. This could be due to the Wireless adapter entering a power save mode on the Notebook.  Here is a link that shows you how to enable away mode. It enables your computer to continue performing tasks, such as recording television programs or sharing video and music, even if you walk away from the computer. Specifically, when the computer is in Away mode. Please let me know how this goes. Please click the Thumbs up below to thank me for my efforts!  Thanks.  

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recently i was having major computer issues on my desktop, i did a full restore to factory settings and after doing a few windows updates i found that my network adaptor was not finding any signals. it does not show up in the change adaptor settings page or in the device manager page. when i troubleshoot my internet connection it says an ethernet cable is not properly plugged in. I have a desktop computer but it definately has a wireless network card. i used to get windows updates for it and it just stopped working one day. when i look in the BIOS the only option related to booting a network card is B03 D00 Yukon PXE. no matter when i boot it i still dont get wireless signals. when i go into the boot menu and try to boot this device it says " PXE E61: media test failure please check cable" i have opened the tower and the card is securely in its slot. i thought i would workaround by getting a usb wifi card. I installed it and connected to the internet and it alternated between having a connection to the internet and being connected to the network but not the internet. even when it is connected to the internet i cannot reach any web pages. my dropbox desktop files update very slowly (7kb/s). when i am connected with the usb card the network stops working for everyone else in the house. they can no longer reach web pages or continue downloads. please help.

gateway DX4300
AMD Phenom II X4 810 processor 2.60 GHz
windows 7 home premium

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A:wifi adaptor not recognized, usb wifi hogging wifi resources

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I am having a strange problem with a computer that I have. I have internet only when a cable is plugged into this device. Using wifi, no matter where, it will say connected. When I try to surf using any of the 4 browsers I have it tells me I'm not connected to the internet. To further complicate this issue, When I have this pc connected via hard wire then disconnect the wire and switch to wifi I can only browse the website that I was on with the wire. I tried this with cnn.com. I loaded cnn.com with the cable connected, disconnected this cable, then started clicking tabs. They all loaded just fine. I even read some of the articles. Here is a list of the things I have tried

1. First thing I did was run a rootkit search using tdsskiller.exe (rootkits can do some amazing things)
2. Reset all of my internet explorer settings to default
3. made sure there wasn't a proxy configured via internet options
4. Released and renewed IP and DNS using auto configure
5. Tried the winsock fix and restarted.
6. Ran Malwarebytes
7. Tried turning off/disabling the wireless and re-enabling it.
8. Uninstalled the most recent microsoft updates
9. Restored my computer using safe mode
10.Restored my computer using factory windows only restore. (Saves all of your files without reformatting)
1. This computer is part of a domain because it is a business computer. But I have the same results even logging in locally as administrator
2. All rootkit/malware scans came back with 0 results.
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A:Internet using cable but not with wifi

Your posting history here at BC indicates a history of malware problems.

Based on that (and not discounting the possibility of defective hardware), I am moving this to the Am I Infected forum.


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My pc will not pick up the internet, my iPad does through my wifi. I called my provider and they said my connection is fine, they mentioned not using a USB cable but when I take it out my wifi won't work on my iPad. My pc keeps saying not connected to the internet. I have a modem and a router, do I only need 1 maybe?


A:Wifi works but no Internet on my pc

whats the make and model of the router and the modem

they mentioned not using a USB cable but when I take it out my wifi won't work on my iPad.Click to expand...

can you proved a lot more detail about this

then can we see the following information
{ipconfig /all}
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here
We would like to see the results from ipconfig /all post back the results here
-> Start
-> (XP - enter the following in the RUN box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all
-> (Vista or Windows 7 - enter the following in the Search box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all

A black box will appear on the screen -
rightclick in the box
select all
control key + C key - to copy

then reply here and
control key + V to paste
{Ping Tests}
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here

Start> Run {search bar in Vista}> CMD to open a DOS window and type:

Type the following command
Ping {plus the number thats shown against the default gateway shown in above ipconfig /all}
Post back the results
rightclick in the box
select all
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I would have liked to post on http://forums.techguy.org/networking/873495-solved-can-use-ethernet-but.html as I have a similar problem. My laptop allows me to connect to the wifi, but does not allow me to connect to the internet(can use ethernet but not wireless).
However, I have :

PING <computer_IP_address> as

PING <default_gateway_address> as

PING <dns_servers> as

When pinging these addresses the results are similar to:

Reply from bytes=32 time=3ms TTL=64
Reply from bytes=32 time=1ms TTL=64
Reply from bytes=32 time=1ms TTL=64
Reply from bytes=32 time=2ms TTL=64

Ping statistics for
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:

and yet I it still does not connect. Had just got my Dell inspirion n5110 laptop yesterday.

My smartphone (xperia x10) also connects to the wifi, but isnt allowed to use the internet. Can I please get some help?

A:Wifi - No access to internet

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Why i can't see the name of my router with wireless nets on my laptop, But i can see all the wireless nets which my laptop in their area, And the other devices can connect to my router without any problems, I reinstalled windows but the same thing.
My device : Lenovo notebook, Lenovo B50-70, Model name : 20384, Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit.
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.

A:B50-70 - WiFi internet connection

Good day and welcome to the community.Please provide more information about your system (model, OS, recent updates, etc), otherwise it will be difficult for the community to assist you. We will also be able to confirm that your post is in the proper forum.Regards.

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My wifi is connected, but when I open any browser (Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer) It loads and then says I have no internet connection. I've tried troubleshooting, but it tells me everything is fine. The Wifi on our other laptop works fine or for my phone; basically any other device works perfectly fine, except my laptop. I've tried using CMD, going back on my Restore Point and nothing has worked, and if it does it's only for 3-5 minutes, and it gives me the same error that I have no internet connection. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I need my laptop for work.

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I cannot connect connect to internet using wifiAfter troubleshooting it is showing "Problem with wireless adapter or access point"I updated my wifi driver and rebooted my system and then i tried again, even then it is not connecting.In driver details it is showing that the driver is working properly.

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Hello everyone, so the other day my PC unexpectedly shut down and been giving connectivity issues since.
Currently, I can connect to my WIFI router, gain an IP address. however I am getting no internet access.
I have a virtual machine running on the PC, with windows XP, and this machine does have full internet access.

Problems and resolutions so far:

Windows firewall and security manager were corrupted and various services did not start however all are up now.I reset the TCPIP stack via command prompt.I reinstalled Wifi drivers.I ran the sfc and chkdisk  commands. Check disk resolved some issues.I did a traceroute and i hit my router, after there is a request timeout then it goes to a few addresses before stopping.

Im lost now as everything seems to be up, just I am unable to browse. Any tips would be greatly appreciated.


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I've recently found that my android phone can create a WiFi hotspot to share the internet and started streaming media over my new network I've created. But one of the applications needs my firewalls to be turned off to be able to view the files. I'm not too comfortable with my computer unprotected while on my phones internet.
If I use the connectify app to create the WiFi hotspot without any internet it also works but then my phone cant receive emails and so on.

Will there be a way to connect to my phones WiFi hotspot with the internet still on on my phone but block internet access on the computer. And then when i want to go onto the internet just swich it back on.
Its realy quite a big hassle to switch between networks and so forth.
Any help will be appreciated.

A:WiFi Internet blocking

Hi slugger7,

Are you aware that Hot spot or tethering is an optional feature on most of the big Providers such as AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon if not please find out from them if not you'll see the extra charge from your bill?

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I am running a laptop using XP. Internet and wifi were fine until yesterday but now, upon opening Firefox, I get:
Firefox can't find the server at......etc. I've tried a different URL, Google for instance.
A similar problem if I try IE.
I've switched the laptop wireless off and on, rebooted the router, even reset the router. The machine shows that I am connected to wifi with "excellent" reception.
Then I tried a direct connection with a LAN cable. still the same.
I ran the "repair wireless network connection" option but to no avail.
I disconnected wifi and retried connection by re-inputting the key but then it does not even connect.
If I then shut down the machine and reboot it picks up the wifi again just fine, but still no internet.
I uninstalled Firefox (including data), and rebooted. Tried again just with IE. Still the same issue.
I am running another laptop (Windows 7) which is fine on the same wifi. so is my iPad
Any ideas?

A:WIFI fine but no internet

Some thoughts ...
Obviously not the wireless circuit, same the choice of browser. Have you tried:
1. pinging a known good Web site from the command prompt? (i.e. Google). DNS may be an issue, suggest you proceed to the next steps:
2. Reinstalling the wireless driver (works for me most of the time).
3. Resetting the TCP/IP stack: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299357
4. Possibly wireless card issue. Under warranty?
Good luck.

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I could not get my brother's Asus A6 to connect to Internet via wireless router (wired or wifi through wireless router does not work; DSL modem to Asus ethernet works).

I'm able to connect to Internet through my Sony VAIO (wired or Wifi through wireless router).

Configuration: phoneline > DSL modem > Netgear wireless router

Brother's Asus runs Win XP, using the XP's wireless (not Asus wireless driver). Currently using Windows Zero Configuration http://paininthetech.com/2005/10/25/disable-wireless-zero-configuration-in-windows-xp/ .

Here's the ipconfig all (both wifi and ethernet connected to wireless router) which I learned from http://forums.techguy.org/web-email/468829-wireless-connected-but-no-internet.html :
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.
C:\Documents and Settings\Eric S. Soriano.ERIC>ping google
Ping request could not find host google. Please check the name and try again.
C:\Documents and Settings\Eric S. Soriano.ERIC>ipconfig
Windows IP Configuration

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . ... Read more

A:Wifi connects, but no Internet

So when its on the wired connection it works?
1st off I see a few things..
1 the wired connection has a manuel IP address setup.
2 The Gateway that the wireless is getting has got to be wrong. would be a network not a node.

Try setting a static IP address for the wireless card and see if that helps.

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Hello, my Dell inspiron 1721 running windows vista will not connect to the Internet. The problem started after I shut the lid for an hour or two. It will recognize the wifi network and other computers in the network but not the Internet. It is a home network. I've read multiple threads about this same problem and none have helped.
I'm having to type all this on my phone so please don't have me type the IPCONFIG in full if there's any way to avoid it.
Thanks in advance!

A:Will recognize wifi but not the internet

Try connecting in Safe Mode With Networking.

How to Access Safe Mode With Networking

While the computer is turning on, tap F8 once every second until a black screen with white text appears. Using your arrow keys highlight the option Safe Mode With Networking and hit Enter.

Note: If you're using Windows XP, connect to your modem or router with an Ethernet cable, then follow these directions.

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My wireless connection is working, I even have packets sent and received, but Internet explorer "cannot find server or DNS error". Do you know what happens, and can you help me to solve this problem?

A:WiFi, but not Internet access

Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt:

Type the following command:


Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

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Hey I've been having an issue lately, every time I turn on my computer or connect to the internet it connects me to my WIFI box that I have, I have it mainly for the xbox and people that want to use wifi around the house but my computer used to have its own "Connection" if you know what i mean? Like the connection looked like a little house haha and I used never have lag or delay issues because of it, but now whenever I turn on my computer or anything it automatically connects to my wifi. How could I change it back so that it connects to my actual internet? My internet is connectected from the wall straight to my computer. Thanks!

A:Wifi and My home internet

So you must have both a ethernet (wired) and wireless adapter on the machine. If you right click on the networking icon by the clock> open network and file sharing, on the left>change adapter settings. right click on the Wireless adapter and select: disable.

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How do i configure a adsl router/hub to share the internet over a wifi network?

i have a wifi network working fine sharing files and printers ect
i now wish to share the internet as well
i have wifi on my motherboard and its set up adhoc
i have a billion asdl/router/4port hub
connecting to aapt broadband


A:Wifi internet sharing

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I have an ASUS transformerbook T100 running Windows 10.

It was working absolutely fine but then stopped being able to connect to the internet. It has no problems connecting to wireless networks, I have tried it on 3 different ones. Every time it just says that there is no internet connection. All 3 of these networks are working fine with other wireless devices.

I have reset my router, and removed all security from it to no effect. I have also re-installed the WiFi drivers.

Anyone got any ideas?


A:Can connect to WiFi but never the internet

Hi there,

Just to verify, your computer can connect to the wireless network it keeps on saying no internet connection? If so, try connecting to your router via ethernet using a network cable. See if you're able to get an internet connection using a network cable.

Hope everything works out well for you.

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Hello Ill get right to the point real quick. Today I have been experiencing an odd occurance where my internet will randomly bump out on my Desktop(which I have a wireless USB card because the non existant LAN plug in the computer has) and my Laptops have had this issue. Now with that said my phones and Ipads dont have a problem connecting and using my 50mb down speed at all. My computers on the other hand work fine for a minute or two then drop the connection and then reconnect. But my Adapter is new and the laptops are newish. Now I am also looking into my provider but they have yet to get back to me because of the weekend coming up so I want to have this route covered. I have done the TCP/IP stack repair and I have done all the basic troubleshooting from Unplugging/restarting and all of that stuff. I will also paste my Config below. Anything helps. I will also update if a solution is found or if it was provider side. Thanks for looking guys!

P.S: I run Win7
Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Johnson-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection 3:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 08-BD-43-90-9F-E0
DHCP Enabled. . ... Read more

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My problem is that my laptop says it is connected to the home Wi-Fi network, but I'm not able to access the internet through chrome,IE or firefox.But torrent working.cant update my internet security(kasperskey)other laptops and phones working well with the router.Please help.

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I have been having a lot of trouble with my wifi conection for a month or 2 now and ive just about had it. When i am playing a game, mostly world of tanks and wargame red dragon, my wifi will stop for about 30-60 seconds entirely. I check and it still says i am connected, but all programs that use the internet lose connection, not just the game. However, if i am connected to an Ethernet cable i have seamless conection however, being connected to an Ethernet cable is not always an option. I have anitvirus software (norton) and have removed several viruses. I have a dual-band wifi connector thingy built in to my laptop and if i am downloading something i can get upwards of 3 mb/s and when i test my connection i have 9+ mb/s. I can provide more info if needed.

A:Bad internet (wifi) connection

Uninstall and then re-install the drivers first, get the newest driver from the manufacturer's website if possible.
What is the wifi card chipset? Who makes the wifi card? I had a similar problem with a belkin usb wifi adapter when gaming. Some chipsets had packet burst mode which you could try to disable: http://www.intel.com/support/wireless/wlan/sb/cs-015402.htm
If you let me know the exact wifi card you have, I may be able to help further. I ended up replacing my belkin card with a wireless g atheros wifi card which solved my problem.

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Dear Windows 8 Forum Members,

Recently, I started to have BSODs while connecting to the internet at the university. I am using ASUS-N53 USB wi-fi to connect internet - and I already updated latest drivers from the MediaTEK's website. BSODs still persisted, only changing from BAD_POOL_HEADER to BAD_POOL_CALLER. I read other posts in the forum, and thought it could be MBAM Full version may be the problem (I have also McAfee, as you will see in the dump). Still crashes persist.

I would be grateful for your help, thank you very much in advance!


A:BSOD when using Uni. Internet with USB Wifi

Hi hakozalp & Welcome to the forums ^_^,

I am extremely sorry for the delayed response . There are very few BSOD analysts. Do you still need help with your problem? If yes, then kindly reply back to this topic and I would reply within 48 hours. Also, I would be notified via email once you post.

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Im looking for help on this problem:

I have BT 2WIRE wifi router (downstairs) that is connected to the internet and my laptop and PS3 are too via WEP.

However, i have installed Ubuntu on PS3 and wish to use ethernet as the wifi doesnt work on this version of Ubuntu without messing around with it.

So i have a second wifi router, the BT HomeHub (in my room), currently with no internet.

Basically i want to connect to the internet with the laptop over wifi using the BT 2WIRE, and i want to connect to the internet via ethernet with the PS3 using the HomeHub.

So i just need to wifi the internet to the second router OR i wouldnt mind connecting the PS3 through an ethernet on my laptop.

Please help, i will really appreciate it and will leave feedback, thanks!

A:Wifi internet between 2 routers?

Next time be patient...

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I've got a strange problem, and I hate to say I think it might be hardware at fault. This is a problem because it's a laptop.

When I got the machine, neither LAN nor wifi would work, despite two different sets of what should be good drivers. I booted into ubuntu, and there the wifi began to work, but not the LAN. At some point I pulled and reset the wifi card; perhaps that accounts for the change, but I'm not sure.

Then, directly back in windows 7 x64, now the wifi also worked, but not the LAN.

I've updated all drivers, including the AMD video (which handles a lot of functions). Device Manager looks very happy.

The LAN says "unidentified network", unless I hard-spec the IPv4 default access point IP. Then it says connected, but no internet access. Windows classifies it as a Public network. Windows Firewall is up, but dropping it did not help.

The wifi seems to be working reliably. But if I toggle it off via the keyboard hotkey while an ethernet cable is plugged in, when I reenable it it, like the LAN, will connect but with no internet access. Then I remove the ethernet cable, re-toggle the wifi switch, and it comes on with internet access. It seems that when the ethernet problem manifests it also hangs the wifi.

I'd rather have wifi than LAN, if I had to choose. But I'd like to get both going. Unfortunately this is onboard LAN and I can't change the card. I'm going to post the IPCONFIG output following.

eth plugged in, wifi off:

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A:No LAN internet; but wifi works

You don't have internet on Ethernet, because the adapter can't contact a dhcp server.

First thing - have you tried a different ethernet cable? Try, if you haven't already.

Second, connect the Ethernet only, in command prompt type

ping localhost

and post the results.

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