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Ethernet problem after Windows 8 installation

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Muhannad, Jan 16, 2013.

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  1. Muhannad

    Muhannad Thread Starter

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    Hi Guys,
    I got a problem with Ethernet (only) on both PCs Laptop & Desktop after windows 8 installation, but Wlan (Wi-Fi) & Modem are working on the laptop & Modem is also working on the desktop Except The cable connection I have a problem with, after troubleshooting I am getting 'Ethernet does not have a valid IP configuration' so I need your help very urgently gentlemen
    Thank you
    :)
     
  2. Muhannad

    Muhannad Thread Starter

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    Dear Guys,
    This result is with active Modem connection (online status)

    Windows IP Configuration
    Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : ArdhBosher
    Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
    Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
    IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    Mobile Broadband adapter Mobile broadband:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : HUAWEI Mobile Connect - 3G Network Card
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1E-10-1F-35-7B
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 10.19.108.79(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.224
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 10.19.108.65
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 212.72.1.186
    62.231.243.249
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled
    Ethernet adapter Ethernet:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::ac53:f3b9:dcfd:75e1%12(Preferred)
    Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.117.225(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
    DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 201336081
    DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-18-84-A7-E9-00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

    This result (the below) is after disconnecting the Modem(offline mode but the cable is connected but no signal)

    Windows IP Configuration
    Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : ArdhBosher
    Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
    Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
    IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    Mobile Broadband adapter Mobile broadband:
    Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : HUAWEI Mobile Connect - 3G Network Card
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1E-10-1F-35-7B
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Ethernet adapter Ethernet:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::ac53:f3b9:dcfd:75e1%12(Preferred)
    Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.117.225(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
    DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 201336081
    DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-18-84-A7-E9-00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

    the Device manager shot is
    http://s13.postimage.org/65hdytyon/D_Manager_shot.png
     
  3. Muhannad

    Muhannad Thread Starter

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    Hi Guys,
    I got a problem with Ethernet (only) on both PCs Laptop & Desktop after windows 8 installation, but Wlan (Wi-Fi) & Modem are working on the laptop & Modem is also working on the desktop Except The cable connection I have a problem with, after troubleshooting I am getting 'Ethernet does not have a valid IP configuration' so I need your help very urgently gentlemen
    Thank you
     
  4. Muhannad

    Muhannad Thread Starter

    Joined:
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    Messages:
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    Dear Guys,
    This result is with active Modem connection (online status)

    Windows IP Configuration
    Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : ArdhBosher
    Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
    Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
    IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    Mobile Broadband adapter Mobile broadband:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : HUAWEI Mobile Connect - 3G Network Card
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1E-10-1F-35-7B
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 10.19.108.79(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.224
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 10.19.108.65
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 212.72.1.186
    62.231.243.249
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled
    Ethernet adapter Ethernet:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::ac53:f3b9:dcfd:75e1%12(Preferred)
    Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.117.225(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
    DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 201336081
    DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-18-84-A7-E9-00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

    This result (the below) is after disconnecting the Modem(offline mode but the cable is connected but no signal)

    Windows IP Configuration
    Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : ArdhBosher
    Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
    Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
    IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    Mobile Broadband adapter Mobile broadband:
    Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : HUAWEI Mobile Connect - 3G Network Card
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1E-10-1F-35-7B
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Ethernet adapter Ethernet:
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
    Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
    Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::ac53:f3b9:dcfd:75e1%12(Preferred)
    Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.117.225(Preferred)
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
    Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
    DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 201336081
    DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-18-84-A7-E9-00-25-11-31-8E-A1
    DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
    fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
    NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

    the Device manager shot is
    http://s13.postimage.org/65hdytyon/D_Manager_shot.png
     
  5. TerryNet

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    Make sure you have the latest ethernet driver from the PC (or motherboard) manufacturer's web site.

    Other possible reasons for the APIPA (169.254.x.y) include router's Dhcp server disabled or insufficient address range, defective cable or router LAN port or NIC, or firewall blocking.
     
  6. TerryNet

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    I've merged your threads here. Please do not start multiple threads on the same topic.
     
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