Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

IP Address?


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 thenongenius

thenongenius

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  

Posted 04 December 2015 - 01:32 PM

I am using a macbook pro, and I have trouble changing the IP address. I know how, but when I do my internet doesn't work. It says I am connected to the internet but when I actually try to load a web page it doesn't work. No error message. The purpose of changing my ip is so that i can play video games with my friend using the same network. The funny thing is, when I go to my friends house 5 of us can play on his wifi at a time. However, when we go to my house it doesn't work. My internet is also 100mbps while his is 6mbps. Odd. Help anyone? One more thing: When me and my friend play at my house we can play on different servers but not the same ones. We are trying to play TF2 at my house but when we go to my friends house we play Starcraft. Thanks.


Edited by thenongenius, 04 December 2015 - 01:35 PM.


BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 Wand3r3r

Wand3r3r

  • Members
  • 2,027 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:11:39 AM

Posted 05 December 2015 - 05:19 PM

both networks should be set to use dhcp and if so you wouldn't have this issue.

 

"I know how, but when I do my internet doesn't work."

 

All the signs of bad gateway or dns ip addresses.



#3 Kilroy

Kilroy

  • BC Advisor
  • 3,378 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Launderdale, MN
  • Local time:01:39 PM

Posted 09 December 2015 - 11:16 AM

Do you have a router or are you connecting your computer directly to the Internet.






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users