Can't connect to internet thru HotBrick SoHo 401W on laptop,
cycle the modem and router (turn-off the modem and router, and wait for 10-15
seconds before powering on the modem first, then wait for 3-4 solid lights
before you turn-on the router; check a website, or else
router (by directly connecting your computer to the modem)
the IP address by clicking start button for winXP, click run and type cmd, on
the c:> prompt type ipconfig then hit enter, get the IP: if the IP address
starts with 169.254.x.x…the type ipconfig /renew…or else type first ipconfig
/release, then type ipconfig /renew.
media is disconnected, check the modem cable that runs at the back of the
computer, unplugged and plug it back, or try other cat 5/ modem cable.
the device manager for network adapter (is properly working), by right click on
my computer, click on properties, and click on hardware tab, and click hardware
manager button, click the plus sign next network adapters, makes sure there is
no markings such ? ! or X marks, or else install the device manager for the
Ping google.com, check if the it receives and sends packet, if it does, then
check the browser…
browser settings, delete cookies, temp files on general tab…(click on
tools->internet options), click on the connections tab, the make sure it is
“never dial a connection”, check the LAN settings, make sure that there is no
marks or checks on the boxes..click ok. Click on the advanced tab, click on the
button “restore defaults”. Hit apply and ok. Close the browser, and open it up
again and check for online website.
connected, install back the router, if the there is no website shown, please
your router brand support line for the reconfiguration of the router.
Apr 22, 2009 |
Computers & Internet