My pc reads the network and connects but there is no internet

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nathan_19

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hello i have 2 computers in my house one with the internet through a modem and router and my other computer with a wireless card i can find the router though the wireless card and connects but i can not get the internet can anyone help
 
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Are you getting an IP address on the wireless computer?

Could you post an IPCONFIG /ALL here for some more details?
 

nathan_19

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

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : liverpool-4life
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : Yes
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection 8:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : 802.11g PCI Wireless Network Adapter

Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-11-09-4D-B0-63
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.2
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.1

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection 2:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethe
rnet NIC
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-05-1C-00-DB-F6

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>
 

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Well, for whatever reason, you're missing the DNS addresses in that IPCONFIG. That seems pretty odd, is that the total IPCONFIG output?

Does the second computer connect with a cable direct to the router?
 

nathan_19

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yeah well the first computer is the main one and that has the router and modem connceted to it and the secound one just has the wireless adapter do you want the ipconfg/all on the main comp ?
 
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In situations like this, it can be helpful to get the IP information from both the working and non-working computer(s).

As far as DNS, to see if that is the problem, try pinging some sites:

Start / Run / CMD
then
ping 4.2.2.1
ping www.yahoo.com

If the first one works and the second doesn't then there is typically a problem with DNS.
 

nathan_19

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i tryed to ping them nothing happend heres the ipconfig/all for my main comp
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.



D:\Documents and Settings\jodi>ipconfig/all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : JSHOME
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection 11:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : VIA Rhine II Fast Ethernet Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-11-D8-25-93-1D
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection 10:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : NetComm NB5 USB Remote NDIS Network
Device #2
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-E0-A6-66-41-E1
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.100
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.1
DHCP Server . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.1
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.1
Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : Saturday, February 03, 2007 12:08:57
PM
Lease Expires . . . . . . . . . . : Saturday, February 03, 2007 1:08:57
PM

D:\Documents and Settings\jodi>



and here is the one from my second comp

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

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>IPCONFIG/ALL

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : liverpool-4life
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection 2:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethe
rnet NIC
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-05-1C-00-DB-F6

Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection 8:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : 802.11g PCI Wireless Network Adapter

Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-11-09-4D-B0-63
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 169.254.216.107
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.1

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>
on the second the ip is done manually if its on auto it comes up with a message saying Limited or no connectivity and on the main computer for the wireless router it is set on manual or else the internet wont work on the main comp
can anyone help that would be good
 

nathan_19

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hello i have been changing my ip adress around for a while untill i changed it to 192.168.1.5 on my secound computer then i went to view work group computers and found my main computer but i still cant go into the internet but i can login into my router settings from my second computer does can anyone help me get the internet thanks
 

nathan_19

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i have worked it out ok i have 3 network conncetions one is local area 10 with is the modem then i have local area 11 witch is the router and a 1394 net adapter now when i obtain the ip adress automanicaly the internet wont work but i can send mp3 song file witch i did today and find both of the computers on the workgroup but no internet on any off them when i do that can any one help ?
 
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Yes I would look at the wireless configuration.

For starters, turn off any wireless security to see if that gets you connecting again. Also make sure you are trying to connect to your wireless router and not some other one in the area.

But at this point "i can find the router though the wireless card and connects" does not appear to but true.
 

nathan_19

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hello thankyou all for our help but i called the netgeat tech support and they helped me work it all out now its is working
 
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