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Cannot acquire network address

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Jim624, Apr 30, 2007.

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  1. Jim624

    Jim624 Thread Starter

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    Came down to my brothers in California.....tried connecting my laptop to his wire less but cannot get an IP....keeps giving me Cannot acquire network address.

    I am connected wirelessly at home using a cable modem and a Linksys router.....my brother has dsl and a netgear router.....what am I doing wrong ??
     
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt:

    Type the following command:

    IPCONFIG /ALL

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