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#1 sweetkitten


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Posted 04 May 2010 - 05:17 AM

Hi ... I have a small problem that i cant get my head around, We have 5 pc's .. 2 of them are wired to the router, 3 of them have wireless dongles ( 1 is a no name brand, 2 are netgear ) .. The 2 netgear wireless dongles constantly change IP to, I have to reset the router and then they work fine. Im just wondering if there is a way round it to stop it from happening. Its annoying to have to reset the router every time the kids wanna use their pcs

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#2 computerxpds


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Posted 11 May 2010 - 02:17 PM


What operating system are they running on?

Also what is the brand of the router?
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#3 Taomech


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Posted 14 June 2010 - 05:51 AM

Hi sweetkitten,
So we can get some more information, can you complete the following.
On one of the wired computers, go to Start->Run and type "cmd", without quotes and press enter.
A black dialog box should come up. Type "ipconfig", without quotes and press enter.
Can you please copy the data that appears and reply with it.

It will look something like this.

Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection 8:

		Connection-specific DNS Suffix  . :
		IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
		Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
		Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :


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