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Q: Network Problem

My OS is Win 2000 Adv Server, Local Area Connection is not getting visible in My Network Places, But its taking the Ip from the DHCP. If i need to give Static IP How should i give or how to get the icon back

Kindly help...

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hi all

sony vaio pc desktop pcvrs620 g, dell A940 all in one printer (wired to sony desktop) and a toshiba satellite laptop connnected through a wireless linksys router to the network...
all xp sp2

here's the trouble. we want to be able to share this printer, but right now cannot make the laptop print on the wired printer. of course it will print if i connect the usb cable, but i want to be ablet to print wirelessly.

have done "share this printer" on the wired pc
when i try to add the drivers /install the printer on the laptop it wants me to connect the laptop to the printer...i am not sure that i want to establish this connection since my ultimate goal is wireless printing...

ok? thanks!!

sorry, edited, i am posting this question in the more appropriate "networking" forum...

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So i'm having an issue connecting my desktop to my home network for file sharing. My Desktop is connected to the internet like so: Desktop ->(Ethernet cable)-> Uverse 2wire router -> Internet.

I have no issues with my internet connection, and in fact I am posting this from my desktop now. Windows Network Diagnostics finds no issues when I run the trouble shooter. and when I try to connect to a home group it refers me to the network issue.

This issue has plagued me for about 6 months now. I have talked to Uverse tech support, and many of my friends who are into computers and have gotten no answers. Computer is running windows 7 SP1 and again the router is the Uverse 2wire router

How can I make my desktop available for network sharing?

Also here is a screenshot of the network map according to this computer

A:Network Sharing Problem. Connecting Desktop to home network

Have you set up a home network? What is the workgroup name? Are there any passwords of any kind? Have you set your shared settings on each PC in the workgroup?

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Hi peeps, here's a seemingly unsolvable problem I have:

I want to network my two PCs (An Acer Vista Laptop and my old HP XP Desktop) so that I can play network games (Operation Flashpoint).

So I connect them both wirelessly to the router (a cheap SWEEX one). Now when Iook on my Vista Laptop's Network place I can see the Laptop I'm using the router (and can access it's page and everything) but I can't see my XP desktop from here. And when I go into the Desktop's network places I can't see the router or either of the computers I'm using.

And I assume that this network problem is why I can't see a server in my game.

Now I understand that file and printer sharing is turned, the firewall is definately turned off and I think the appropriate services are turned on (well to make sure I turned every single service on ) There must be some more complex reason why my XP hates to network!

Although I am by no means a noob to general computing I am reasonably new to networking. Can you clever lot help me?

A:Wireless Network problem: My XP won't show the router or other PC in Network Places

I am surprised that the old XP desktiop has wireless functionality. Did you add wireless to it, recently? If so, is it shown as operating correctly in Device Manager?

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The problem ocurred because the network did not assign a network adress to the computer
This is the message that I get everytime the I conect my d link wbr 2310 rangebooster g router

and when I click in properties
it says limited or no connectivity

This is my 1s time connecting this router to this computer
I have connected with this modem

I dont I know if this can be connect it with this

Thank You

A:The problem ocurred because the network did not assign a network adress to the comput

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I have installed server 2003 on a small network and created a domain that is the same as the public domain name (ie the companies website).

This is now causing a problem because when i type in the public address (for example www.company.com) it is trying to resolve it locally - because the local domain name is also company.com.

Does anyone know if there is a way to get round this problem?

Many thanks in advance


A:problem with the local network having the same domain name as the public network

add 'local.' to the internal domain or change it altogether.

Your public domain should not have any connection into your private infrastructure,
but you may have references from private->public; not very common.

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Hello, i am new here on the forum. Im looking for any gentle help i can get here from you guys who might be able to figure out my problem.
For some time ago (around 1 month) ive been having problems with my internet from time to time which include a really slow responding or sending into the internet. It is so that sometimes my ping goes up above 200ms and stays there for a quite some time (maybe an hour or more). I check my ping using cmd and typing "ping ping.sunet.se". I can also feel that the delay is huge when playing online games, so there is deffenitly something wrong with the sending and responding. Also when i check my connection in mb/s using some homepages that calculates it, like "bredbandskollen.se" (a swedish page). And here i see that the mb/s speed is prefectly fine (around 7mb/s recieving and 0.4-0.1mb/s sending). Not sure if the sending speed is accepting thou. And when my internet is busy, like when i am streaming something or things like that, my responding speed gets a bit better like 150ms, thou when my internet is doing fine and works as it should i usually stay around 20ms ^^ so something must be wrong.
Now i woundering what might cause my internet troubeling. Any thoughts would be great, thanks!

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So im at a complete loss here....

I have a windows 7 pro x86 computer that out of the blue stopped connecting to its network drives. I tried a few things like flushing the dns, re-registering, new IP finally I decided to rejoin it to the domain, big mistake. The computer couldn't contact the domain controller even though all the info was correct. I ended up doing a restore to the week prior updated the NIC drivers and everything seemed to be working.

The following day it happened again I tried the same few fixes and the solution this time was to uninstall all the hidden devices under the network adapter, after a reboot I got into the drives just fine. Now everytime the user shuts his computer down he gets this same problem. My boss ran into the same problem on another machine the other day so Im hesitant to restore, I would prefer a fix in case this shows up again.

The computer can get online and use our email through outlook but network resources are all gone. The machine can also ping all of the servers but wont connect with \\xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx IP or \\servername\share even with credentials entered.

Ive looked all over with no success.

A:Very strange problem connecting to network drives / network.

Welcome to Seven Forums,

If it's now happening to another computer, I'd unplug the router and switch(es) for 20 to 30 seconds. Also, check on your computer's Security or Firewall programs installed, make sure that they are up to date and not blocking the ports and network resources. You may try disabling the program(s) temporarily for debugging purpose.

An update will be nice.

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is there any solutions for this problem?
it's really bugging me
i already try to fix it by manage the device manager (network adapters)

A:Problem with wireless network adapter or acces network

Hello razuke, Welcome to SevenForums : Can we get a bit more information to assist you ? Please do this : System Info - See Your System Specs . After updating your profile pls do this to enable us to have information to help you out : Basic Requirements Before Posting your Networking Thread . Thank you , we will try out best to assist you in this issue.

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I added a printer to my network (hp c5180) via ethernet cable. But problem accords when I try to map a network location (card reader 5in1 or sth like that, is used to read SD, xD, ms cards used in cameras) from which I d like to copy images, files in explorer without extra software from HP. After I installed drivers for printer, it automatically map a network location but when I try to open it or connect to that location I get an error:

"Access code is invalid"
The network path is "\\\Memory_card"
I copied this link in to my internet browser (in this case its g Chrome) and I was able to connect to the network location:

Its strange because all of XP based computers can easily connect, problem is only with windows 7 based computers.
Somewhere I found that this could be repaired with changing: (below)


1. Open the Administrative Tools in the Control Panel
2. Open the Local Security Policy
3. Select the Security Option under Local Policies
4. Choose Send LM & NTLM responses in Network security: LAN

or in reg:

In Windows 7, we can set the following Registry key ?HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Contr ol\Lsa\LMCompatibilityLevel? to ?1?.

But this solutions dont work in my case.

Does somebody know hot to fix this and what is causing it??
Ty for reply

A:Problem with mapping network location - network printer

Do you have a lot of pictures on your memory card? Or is the memory card near its max limit?

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I have a Linksys BEFSR81 router and a Linksys WAP54G connected to it. I recently installed a Linksys Network Storage Link NSLU2 to the network with a Maxtor One Touch HD. I have been able to map the new network drive to my computer that is connected to the router, but I'm unable to map the drive on my second computer that is connected to the network via the AP. However I can ping the Linksys NAS from my wireless computer.

A:Mapping Network Drive on Wireless Network Problem

like most NAS devices, the Linksys nslu2 has built in security administered through a web browser. You probably need to create a user acount for the wirelessly-attached computer, either by machine name, IP address, user id, or some combination of the above. You may also have to grant permission to the user or user group for the specific share you are trying to map. hope this helps.

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I got help to a BSOD problem in the crashes and bugs forum. Impressed with the help i received i was hoping to get help for a network issue ive had for a while.

I am using a cablet connection with my Zyxcel P2602 HWT modem. The modem/router is provided by my internet provider. It also supports a wireless connection.

When i start my computer both the connections is fine. After a while though the cabled connection is said to be unidentified. It works as a local connection, but has no internet access. When i run the diagnoses for the connection it again recognize the network and its working fine for a while until the same happens.

I tried upgrading the driver without luck. The version now says Atheros AR8121/AR88113/AR88114 PCI-E ethernet Controller (NDIS6.20
Driver date: 11.06.2009

If there is information needed ill be happy to provide.

A:Network problem - Unidentified cabled Network

Hello DonkrDjay, welcome to SF!

As a test, can you check what IP number your router gives you (through its DHCP server i hope) when it works well?
Then when it stops working... is it still the same or did you get a totally different IP for your PC?

Second, if posible, could you post snips of your router DHCP settings?

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Thanks for the forum.

First - Network problem prevented internet access. I used "Diagnose" and "Repair". Repair found something and "fixed" it. Internet accessed after that.

Even Log:

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: NetworkDiagnosticsFrameworkV2
Vendor: Microsoft
OwnerHC: WinInetHelperClass
OwnerHCVersion: 1.0
SessionStatus: 2
HRESULT: 8008F906
Repair: {30B6B189-CCE3-4b6f-877B-C1AE960CE1EF}
RootCauseHC: Winsock
RootCauseHCVersion: 1.0
RootCause: {D438FDF3-F143-430e-B187-E02B2E14B641}
OS Version: 6.0.6001.
Locale ID: 1033

Files that help describe the problem

Second - Firefox (Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv: Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) will load, but will not search for page. Page viewing area remains blank and page status says "Done". I uninstalled and reinstalled without deleting user settings. This did not repair Firefox.

Third - Outlook 2007 Trial Version (12.0.6504.5000) SP2 MSO
(12.0.6425.1000) - Will not login to server. Error message reads "Receiving reported error (0x80040900). The server name you entered cannot be found on the network. (it might be down temporarily) Verify that you are online and that the server name is correct.

There is no event log associated with the Outlook problem.

Event logged from same day, but I'm unaware of how this fits:

Problem signature
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A:Network problem became Firefox & Outlook problem, then MS update became AVG problem

??? Highhunter, Is this a reply to my earlier post???

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I recently had a computer that crashed and had to be rebuilt. Now that it is back up and running, Im having problems with mapping network drives. Specifically, two maps that were previously working.

If I go to my network places, all of the shares are present from all computers. I can get into all of them, except for two, both on the same computer. (on a windows XP pro) (the rebuild is also windows xp pro)

\\computer1\apps is not accessible. you may not have permission to use this network resource. contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions. Access is Denied.

I checked the folders, both show access to everyone. I can access them from another computer. Simple file sharing is turned off on all computers. I can ping all computers, and vice versa. Netbios over TCP/IP is enabled on all computers.

any ideas?

let me know if you need more information, I can get whatever is needed.

A:Network Drive / Network problem

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I have an interesting problem that has been driving some pretty smart IT guys nuts. To perform my job I have to access a certain venders web pages that has security set up that I do not know all the details of. Anyway on the company PC using the company image that is a normal XP image and maintained by Comp U Com.

Any time I access this vender's web page it works fine until just after the log in screen. Once I put in my user name and password and click Ok IE just goes blank white and that's it. No error msg no nothing, its not locked up as the frame is still there and the world is turning but nothing else.

This happens on all the company PCs accessing this particular vender's web page as I went and checked. So I wanted to see if it the problem was in the PC or the network. I took the company PC home and was able to successfully log into that vender's web page from my cable modem at that house. Worked fine.

I have already added the vender web pages to the trusted zone and enabled all the active X and everything, deleted the cookies, tried some proxies etc. Every setting that can be done on the PC I have tried.

My question is what is the company network security system blocking that IE needs to work and how to resolve?


A:IE blank page problem on company network but works fine off company network

Oh and to add this I loaded FireFox and from the company PC on the company network it logs in fine but FireFox will not display the page correctly and all the buttons do not work right so that is another issue.

I would like to get IE working as that is what these pages were written for

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For 2 years, My XP computer has had no problems picking up 10-20 wireless connections in my neighborhood,some i could connect to,some i could not because they were secured.

i decided to go straight , and purchase DSL.

i bought a new computer(vista) and got a westell 327 DSL modem,which is also a wireless router. The new computer is working fine, i called Verizon to set up the new computer's dsl wireless network,that worked out fine.

My old computer,the one i spoke about opening this thread, that computer immediately picked up the DSL signal from my new computer in the other room.. The signal was excellent and the name of the network WAS ON THE LIST of the dozen other wireless connections i could connect to. Problem is when i went to connect to my own DSL network, i got this error message:

"Limited or no connectivity
You might not be able to access the internet or some network resource. This problem occurred because the network did not assign a network address to the computer."

I typed in the correct password,the little icon in the corner of my computer said both computers were connected, and with an excellent signal strength. Reiterating: i could still connect and go online with the other avaiable networks running the computer,but not my own.

A:Solved: "This problem occurred because the network did not assign a network address"

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For several days my wireless connection has been connecting and disconnecting. Today I tried connecting to wireless and cannot actively see any wireless networks available. My wireless switch is on and is showing a blue light and Network Adapters in Device Manager show no warnings however when I run diagnose in Network Sharing Centre it tells me that Network Adapter "Wireless Networks Connection" is not connected.

The Wireless Router is fine and another laptop and iPad seem to have no problems connecting to it please could you advise?

I am running Windows Vista on a Vaio VGN FE41S

Many thanks,

J. Smith

A:Network Adapter "Wireless Network Connection" Problem for VGN FE41S

would you post the following tests when the internet is working OK, and then repeat ALL the tests when the internet disconnects.
Make sure you also indicate on the reply which tests are for what condition.
please include the xirrus screen shots for both conditions - see how below.

Please post back here the make and exact model of the router and if you have a separate modem, the make and exact model of the modem.

What firewall / security suite or anti-virus do you currently have on the PC - or you have ever had on the PC in the past - any trial ware - like Norton, Mcafee , AVG etc

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 the results in a reply here.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.

We would like to see the results from an ipconfig /all - post back the results in a reply here.

Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD then press Enter to open a command prompt box
(A new dialogue box - black with white font, will appear on screen ):

In the command prompt window that opens, type the following command:

Note that there is a space before the /ALL, but there is NOT a space after the / in the following command.

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Greetings folks,

This is my first post , so Hi to all.

I got a network/connection problem.I formatted my pc today because when i turned it on , it gave the windows screen and then it said that it can;t access the " SYSTEM " folder , so i formatted it since it's been a while since i've done that ( like a year and a half ).After that , I tried connecting to the internet by inserting the ip address numbers and the DNS ( I use cable connection ) , it didnt work , then i tried chanding the network card number , it worked , for like 30 minutes but then it stoped , it said " network cable is not plugged " or something like that , but then it plugged ( i dont know how ),but no internet connection ... so i went to check for the network cards and there was like 2 or 3 of them ( NIC i guess it was written ), i tried uninstalling them , but it didnt work , so i disabled them , but still , there was no internet connection. I tried ipconfig/all / renew /etc... but still , NO PROGRESS. So if you may PLEASE help me in this , cuz im supposed to give my final thesis at the university at the end of this month . Thanks in advance

Oh and also , stuff like Local Area Connection , 2 , 3 , 4 ,5 ,6 , 7 started appearing :S

A:Loca Area Connection Problem/Network Problem

Are you getting any 'link light' on the card you plug the cable into? Usually a little green light or Amber I think it is on Dell. If you are not I suggest trying a different cable from your modem to your PC.

Also, is your PC directly connected to the modem or into a router?

And when setting your IP address are you going to Start --> Control Panel --> Network Connections?

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Hello Everyone,
I am new to this forum. I am hoping someone maybe able to help me diagnose and fix the problem with this problem. I have a problem with Acer Aspire One Network Adapter. The problem is that the netbook will connect to the internet and will have full bars for internet connectivity. Then a few minutes later it will just disconnect on it's own! I can usually reconnect by going on the Network & Sharing Center, then going into Diagnose problems, then clicking on Network Adapter, then after it resets, it will usually reconnect to the Internet, but lately it won't reconnect! I then have to restart the netbook. The netbook is running Windows 7 Starter, and it has Atheros AR5BXB63 Network Adapter. My friend who is a computer person searched online to confirm if the drivers were up to date, said that was not the problem. I would like any advise anyone can give me to see if this netbook can be fixed before I have to buy another! Please advise?

A:Help with problem with Acer Aspire One Network Adapter Problem

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A:Same problem from 4 years ago, never solved, home network problem

oh ya and I forgot to add, both computers have windows xp firewall disabled

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Hi everyone

I need to see if anyone has a solution to my problem. I have a Dell Inspiron 1525 and my granddaughter has a Dell Inspiron i15-157B. I added her laptop to our wireless network (Linksys wireless-G broadband router model WRT54GS). Everything works fine as long as she's here in our home, but when she goes home and we try to connect our webcams through Yahoo Messenger, I can see and hear her just fine. She can see me but can't hear me. Why would it work here and not there? I'm wondering if it's something with our home network.

Her laptop at home is connected directly to the internet, but they will be setting up a wireless router also. We both use Vista.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:Solved: Sound problem while on web cam - home network problem?

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PCs are Win 7 Ultimate, All are joined to the Domain
Domain Controller, DNS, DHCP Server (on same instance) is Server 2012 standard
The network topology is like this: Router as Internet Gateway>Switch>Wired to Server and PC's, SIP phones, and Wireless Access Point all on same subnet. DNS and DHCP have been offloaded to Server Roles and switched off on the router.
All of the PCs have network cards that have joined the domain network at least some of the time since I set them up.
Some of them have always picked up the domain network and continue to this day.
Some of them intermittently pick up the domain network and other times join whatever other unmanaged network is available.
Some of them have stopped picking up the domain network altogether and will, no matter how many times their NICs are restarted, always join a non-domain (unmanaged) network.
When the NICs are not joining the domain, they are unable to ping hostnames of any devices on the network but nslookup of the hostnames usually works. The DC, DNS, DHCP server's IP can be pinged without issue, ipv4 or ipv6.
I am recording DNS Client Errors (ID 1014) on all of the PCs during the intervals when their NICs are identifying which network to join.

-On the PCs that are catching the domain network I am only getting a single error about the root domain, eg the domain is ad.domain.com and I am only getting errors about how the configured DNS servers cannot resolve domain.com (nothing with fully qualified
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Hey yall, first post here. I am having a small problem. I recently update to the Vista SP2. It seems like after this installation I am having problems with my network. I can not get my Itunes connected to the store, I can't get my Mcafee to update, and I could not get a program for my Blackberry to update. I have tried and tried all kinds of stuff and I am really not sure what to do. As I was running some tests on my command prompt I got the System Error 53 message. Maybe yall can point me in the right way rather then me just googling everything and getting tons of different ways. I thought I would include this if this will help. Thanks to all in advance!!

C:\Users\***** *****>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : **********-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : hsd1.tn.comcast.net.

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : NVIDIA nForce 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1D-72-6C-B3-E1
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : hsd1.tn.comcast.net.
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A:Ummm Network problem maybe? SP2 problem?? Not sure. Need your advice!

I am also not being able to connect to some RSS feeds and calender in my Outlook because of a connection issue.

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ok i get my internet threw charter and got a webstar modem from them
i connect it to my router about 90% of the time but when i disconnect my router and hook internet str8 to my pc it will work i had to reboot my pc thou
should i have to do that in win. 7 also same issue with my router but when i rebooted it didnt pick it up my internet stayed disconnected for a good min. saying there was no conection should i just give it about 20 min. next time and see if it connects or is this a windows 7 problem or network
if its win7 or ntwork how to speed the recognize of internet up

A:network problem or is this a windows 7 problem

Try resetting your router and then check if it still causes the same issue.

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I cannot connect to Diablo 2. My internet is working just fine, and i run on cable. It says i should try to connect to my internet service provider to log on, and even though im using cable i gave it a try...still nothin. I shutdown my firewall for a second to see if it didnt like diablo for some reason...still nothing. I have run out of ideas...plz help.

I know that World of Warcraft and Warcraft 3 work just fine, both are made by the same company as Diablo 2. (the connection gets stuck at connecting to fastest server phase)

A:Connection problem, possible network problem?

What are you running for a firewall?

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Well here goes, couldn't find my answer searching:
I'm running Vista Home basic 64bit sp1. My Network icon displays a red-x, and when I mouseover it I get "Connection Status: unknown Server execution failed". If I try to enable Network Discovery I get this error message: "No such interface supported" and then a system message "Network Store Interface Service has stopped working". So I can't see anything or anyone on our network(three other computers connected all running XP) however I have no problem connecting to the internet.

Need more info let me know

Thanks in advance for any help

A:Network Problem

Are we talking about the computer that is connected to your router or one that is wireless. You may not have your security set for discovery and file shareing. Is your firewall on. If so temporarly turn it of and see if you still have the problem.

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i just went out to my workshed computer and was searching for a modem driver

all of a sudden my network icon in the system tray displayed a yellow exclamation point

i am running winxp home with an intel onboard 10/100 pro v nic
my router is a linksys wrt54g

i ran cmd and ran ipconfig /all

the nic came up with a 169 ip number not the 192.168.x.x that the router issues over dhcp

i ran ipconfig /release and zeroed out the ip
i ran ipconfig /renew and windows reported timeout failure to renew ip address

i booted the computer and the nic reverted to the 169 number

i uninstalled the nic in device manager and booted
windows device manager reported finding a new device and automatically reselected the via driver for the mother board correctly
it then reassigned the 169 number

i went to the nic properties and selected tcp/ip and properties and manually configured the address of the router
the nic reported connected but internet explorer wont load a website

i just reviewed the protocols and services installed for the nic and i see something called odyssey network that i dont remember installing
it has no uninstall option and has no properties to set(Buttons are greyed out)

wth is odessey network​
what has caused the nic to change ip numbers

how do i reset it to get the router ip assignment

A:network problem

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I am having a problem with a small network of five computers.
When I plug in the ethernet cable into rhe xp machine its says that "the network has limited or no connectivity and that some things on the network might not work". I still went ahead and set up the network but it was un usable, it was very slow.
Has any one idea what this is as the xp machines are brand new with on board network card with latest driver.

Could it be the cable or the hub?

Tomorrow i am going to connect a cross over cable to two machines without the hub to see will I get the same message.


A:Network Problem

I Googled "limited or no connectivity" and found relevant articles, such as:



Check these and others for resolution options.

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Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

C:\Documents and Settings\Owner>iconfig/all
'iconfig' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:\Documents and Settings\Owner>ipconfig/all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : your-erdmfhmlp8
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : Yes
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/100 VE Network Connecti
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-11-11-35-A5-D2
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

PPP adapter The Internet (1):

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : WAN (PPP/SLIP) Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-53-45-00-00-00
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . :
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Disabled

C:\Documents and Settings\Owner>

A:Network Problem

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In our office system there seems to be a problem. My system has some shared folders. I have IPMsg software for use within the company. At times what happens is IPMsg is not showing anyone in the list. Secondly, no one was able to access my shared folders. But my internet is working pretty well. If internet is not working then I might be sure that has something to do with the network settings,etc.

Also in others system when this happens, they could not access internet but use IPMsg.

So can anyone help. me out.


All the machines are running Win XP SP2.
IPMsg v 2.06 (Doesnt matter Coz shared folders are not working as well).

A:A network problem in Win XP

ok, simple questions first:

all on the same LAN?

domain or workgroup?

if workgroup, are all computers members of the same workgroup?

software firewall, do you have one? if you do, what is it? if you don't, is windows firewall on?

let's start there.

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Hi All,

This is quite a strange problem that happened a little bit of time ago.

I have a Laptop that gets DSL internet via a modem and then it distributes it with Internet Connection Sharing via Wi-Fi to two other sytems.

Recently these two other systems are refusing to load SOME websites not all such as www.yahoo.com, www.google.com

Firefox Says Connection Timeout

However it loads other websites such as www.wikipedia.com and many others. I have tried to play around with MTU but no luck! Please help me on this one.

I have also tried Tracert on some address and it works however it gives a request time-out often.


A:Help On Network Problem Please

The sharing system can access these websites?

You might want to take a look at our security section of the forums and do some preliminary malware detection.

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I just began experiencing this problem with svchost network service. Dell Dimension 4400 XP / SP3 Using IE8 - One session open.Both XP & IE8 are current with updates. Have not downloaded / installed new APPS in over a week.Internet response slows to a crawl. Task MGR shows a second 'svchost network service' running at 99%.Ending that process, things return to normal, but sometimes that process starts up again.I ended the process about 1 hr ago, and it did not return this time. What causes this and what if anything do I do to stop it ?

A:Network Problem

You might want to investigate that process.

How to determine what services are running under a SVCHOST.EXE process - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/list-services-running-under-svchost.exe-process/

Process Explorer Mini-guide and Screenshots - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic354690.html

Process Explorer - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653.aspx


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I'm runing Windows XP, home networking, I can log on to the network, see other computers (and access them) on the home network,but I can't get on the internet. I run ipconig /all and I think that my problem has to do with "Primary DNS Suffix'
Can you help?

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What do you get when you try to access the net? And what does ipconfig /all display?

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hi there ..

I want your help please

I have a problem with find the destination PC on a bridge network

this picture show my network .

what I want is to share a file from PC 1 to PC3 , I can see the destination file on PC2 , but cannot see it on PC3 , why ? , and what can I do to see it ?

I've put an IP to bridge network , but didn't find it from PC3

By the way , the OS is Windows 7

I tried on Windows Xp , and I found all PCs with other networks are connected in my place , even without connect directly with these networks

please tell me what to do ..

thank you all

A:I have a problem with my network >_<

No one to help me ?!!!

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Hello I have an odd problem (Windows 7 X64)
I cannot connect to the internet. It says "No Internet access" and on the network icon on the down-right it shows that is is connected plus a "warning" icon (the famous "warning" yellow icon ) and I just can't connect
I can connect only from Safe Mode With Networking mode! What should I do? This happens on wireless and wired mode, I ave tried uninstalling,reinstalling, everything you can imagine ! Can you help me? Thanks

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Also when I DISABLE COMODO Firewall everything is fine! But I don't want to disable my firewall! What should I do? thanks

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Hello... Thanks in advance for your time and assistance.

Problem: Unable to connect to the internet thru router

Hardware: Motorola Modem, Netgear N-300 WNR2000v3 router, Dell Vostro 470

History: The above listed hardware configuration worked for internet access until I bought a new Dell for my dad. Actually, it worked for about 10 minutes (as I downloaded some anti-virus software and Win 7 updates). After I downloaded and installed the Windows 7 security updates(46 to be exact), I could not get access again. Would rolling back the updates(or going to a restore point) be advisable? If so, how would I do that in Win 7. My computer at home is XP, so I don't have much knowledge of Win 7. What's kind of weird is that my mom's computer, which is also connected(wired, not wireless) to the same router works.

Any help would be appreciated.


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HI I have a network with 4 computers 2 on xp and 2 on 2k
I have connected them with a router with one of the 2k being connected via usb and all other connected by the network cable.
The problem is that i can access the internet on all four and from the 2k machines i can access all machines via network places yet on the xp machines i can only see the machine i am on i have disabled all firewalls i have tried everythin
p.s. unfortunatley i am on AOL so i dont know if tht means anythin

A:Network problem with xp and 2k

How about calling your machines, say, XP1, XP2, 2K1 and 2K2 for this thread? From one of the XP machines, which of the others can you ping by IP address? By computer name?

What router has a USB connection?

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I have a WRT54G router wired to my desktop PC (cable --> modem --> Router --> PC). I also have a laptop that used to connect wireless to the router. I just had to do a complete system recovery of the laptop back to its 'out-of-box' condition. The laptop now sees my network, but wants a network key entered before it will connect to the network. Unfortunately I don't remember it. From my desktop computer (which is not the original desktop PC that I had when first installing the router), I tried getting to the router access point with, but that again asked me for a user name and password. Tried 'blank' and 'admin', but that didn't work.

So, I guess that I will need to do a physical reset of the router settings via the button at the back of the router. I have 2 questions re this. First, will resetting the router have any negative effect on my wired desktop PC broadband connection, and second, will I need to do anything with the laptop once the router has been reset.

Thanks in advance for any help.


Huntington Beach, CA

A:Network Key Problem

The only reason your desktop would have a problem is if you have DSL and you setup your modem in bridged mode, you would have to reconfigure PPP. Your laptop should start connecting to the network linksys as that is the default name. You should configure security on the wireless again though to keep out unwanted guest.

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I would like to acces a different computer over the current network I am using.

When I go on the "network" folder, it shows and displays the range of computers that are currently on my network..

(I have tried in vain to deactivate on the computer I would like to connect to all of the restrictions)

When I select the computer that I wish to connect to and double click, an error message pops up, (I have tagged the image that hopefully you will see)

I have tried everything but there just has to be something that I am missing.

Might it be helpful if I were to precise that the computer I wish to connect to via the network is under Windows Vista Premium. (--> yea I know this is the Windows 7 site but lol I myself am under windows 7 so.. yeah ! ^^)

I appreciate your help guys..

Gui x)

PS - sorry.. I am in france so I bought a french version of Windows 7 --> all of this to say that my default language is in french.

I hope that won't be too much of the problem nevertheless !

A:Network Problem

Hi Gui, and welcome to SevenForums!

I would recommend starting here: Networking home computers running different versions of Windows

Hopefully you can understand the video, please ask more questions if not


Windows Outreach Team

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I am trying to set up some way of sharing my flatmates adsl connection. Whats the best way to go about doing this? A router? A hub? How would i hook that up and is it hard to configure it?

I have a cross over cable and two cat5 network cables. Both computer have NIC's. Her adsl is connected via usb to her computer.

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A Router, but you would have to find one that accepts USB from the modem. The modem connects to router, then the router to your computers using RJ45. Or check out the one at the link.http://www.netgear.com/products/details/DG834.php

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I am not an expert but not a novice about networking. I have set up networks before but now I am stumped. My son has a older Dell desktop running XP with a Netgear router. He can get on the network with his new laptop running Win7 and I can get on with my Gateway running Vista. The problem is that none of the computers are seen when you click on network on any computer.I have set up file sharingon all computers and checked everything I can think of. I tried the free 7 day trial of a Cisco Network magic and was able to see and access the other computers with it. I just don't want to pay 30 dollars for something that I should be able to do myself. Any ideas would be welcomed. Thanks

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m trying to network two pcs. one win xp is host and the other win 98. i'm using a linksys2.4 ghz wireless g broadband router. i've followed the software directions step by step for the host pc and there was no problem. got to finish setup and it told me all is well. i used the win xp disk to set up the other pc, and only got to the place i was told i was missing hardware. to install the hardware and then run the wizard again. i have the wireless card in the client pc and it is recognized in system information . there is also an ethernet card in the pc. what am i missing? i've never networked before.

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In the Control Panel's Network Connections, is the wireless option there AND is it ENABLED?

You can DISABLE the Ethernet Connection until you want to use a CAT5 cable.

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I have been using windows media player 11 to share files with my 360 for awhile. today the network service (wmpnetwk.exe) started eating 100% cpu. i've researched as deep as i can and know its something microsoft upddated. Disabling network sharing solves the problem, but i use this function daily and can't imagine living without it. I guess i could use zune, but like wmp11 and its features. If anyone knows a specific reason for the extreme memory usage, or how i can stop it, please reply!

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Go to Start then click Run. Type services.msc in the Run line, then find the windows media networking. It will be on automatic, change it to manual and reboot. Right now I'm streaming to the PS3 working online, and have a couple of other windows open. My computer is just a single core department store low end thing. You may want to disable media sharing in WMP first as that is what I did. If you are running Vista I believe the run line is available in the classic start menu or can be added to the new one through the properties menu, but best ask someone who has Vista. CPU currently 0-25%, and not because wmpnetwk.exe is doing anything

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I have a wireless network throughout my house and all works fine except with one computer. As far as I can see it is set up the same way as all the others, however it is operating XP Home and the others Professional. The wireless connection is clearly working however because I am able to connect to the internet from this machine, its just when I come to access the other computers on the network where I have the problem.

When I attempt to "view workgroup computers" on this computer it comes up with the error "Hart (name of the workgroup) is not accessible. You might not have permission to view this network resource. Contact the administrator etc..The list of servers for this workgroup is not available". I have no idea why this is because I don't get the problem on the other computers.

If I do the same on any of the other computers the list is generated, however it does recognise the machine with the problem. When you then attempt to connect to that machine it says that access is denied, whereas with any of the other computers on the network it lets you access the shared folders.

There is important information I need to share from these computers so I would appreciate it a lot if anyone could help.

Thanks in advance

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Due to v slow bb speed we have a bt service and also a EE mobile BB service.
To change between the 2 we change 3 cables from one router to the other. (The 2 pcs are wired from the routers, other cable is network printer
On BT the network is 4. On EE it is 3.
The settings appear identical on each network.
Shareing files etc works fine on network 4. Main job is a database
On 3 it does not connect to the database. Clicking on the PC in network explorer it requests a password to proceed.
Brosdband works fine on both connections
Any thoughts on what is going on

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Welcome to the forum. Do both routers have the same ip and subnet is the problem with wireless connection or lan.

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I have 2 computers, 1 with 98, the other ME, networked through a HUB. The network was fine until I had cable internet installed yesterday. Motorola Surfboard Cable Modem, plugged into the HUB. I can access the internet from both computers, but the ME is slow and I can't browse my cable companies website to get my e-mail set-up. My network no longer works unless I unplug the cable modem. Any suggestions? (I can follow "specific" instructions).

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