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NH1005 network hub

I hooked 2 PC to the hub and it will not allow us online. It says internet not connected

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  • dont_spam_me Feb 12, 2009

    I kinda have the same problem, I currently have 2 computers connected to the internet through the Lynksys NH1005 hub but I can't seem to get the third one connected. I have had 3 computers connected to the internet before using this hub but can't remember how I did it. I know it has something to do with changing the last number of the internal IP address but can't find the setting that lets me change it. Does anyone know where I can find this setting?

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I assume that besides the 2 computers you also have a cable or dsl modem connected to the hub in order to provide the actual connection to the internet.

The problem may be the fact that this is a hub and not a router or gateway. The problem is that although it will allow you connect more than 1 computer to the internet, it does not do any good if you Internet Service Provider only supplies you with 1 IP address. You need something that handles Network Address Translation (NAT), like a router or gateway device.

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I will just illustrate on how to configure or to set the correct IP addressing;

Assuming that we will manually put IP address on each computer:

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IP Address: 192.168.1.13
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Default gateway: 192.168.1.1

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***note that 192.168.1.1 is the IP Address that your ISP gives to you, so on the other computer (see below)


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