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E Machines not renewing IP Address

I have an e machines it is about 1 1/2 years old and it just started showing that it can not renew the IP Address, I have tried to manually enter in the internet connections with the service provider. But the black screen does not have the IP address when you enter cmd and enter it shows 0.0.0.0.0 they refered to me to e machines to have them force the IP address into the system. What can I do to get the IP address into the computer.

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  • heidir Sep 04, 2008

    So i got the IP Address to appear correctly, by removing Kaspersky and then using the windows firewall. However now when I try to log onto the internet using IE, it opens and just has a blank screen. I do not get any type of error message.

  • heidir Sep 04, 2008

    I don't need the firewall to be protected from virsuses and stuff. I am now using Webroot spysweeper that i bought originally with the computer

  • heidir Sep 05, 2008

    Ok so i did all that I still not internet. I am not getting an error message that says I have not internet connection. My ISP and they had me check a lot of things in the Network Connections, and it I guess I have a trojan, and I need to reformat my computer. I have a Icon that says system restore. Will that reformate the computer. I don't have a CD

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Suspect your cable modem is looking for the MAC address of your compaq's NIC. if you run IPCONFIG /ALL on the Compaq (Start run, cmd <enter> then IPCONFIG /ALL <enter> , you can get the 12 digit MAC address.

In the router setup, there should be an option to CLONE MAC address, put in the MAC address of the COMPAQ. Then release and renew the IP address in the Router from the cable modem. The router should then get a valid IP address from the cableand you should be able to connect both systems to the router and surf.

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  • sandip panchal
    sandip panchal Sep 04, 2008

    ok remove the firewall its blok your internet connaction if u have installed firewall in your pc it will not able to connact the internet firewall blok the site so u have remove the firewall & try to connact to the internet



    thnx using fixya

  • sandip panchal
    sandip panchal Sep 05, 2008

    chak the windows defalt firewall if its on the turn it off

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