Question about Gateway Computers & Internet
I have one modem router which i connect to for internet access, using the laptop wifi card. and i have a usb-wifi adapter which i use to connect to another wifi router that has ethernet cable to my tv pvr recorder. and network printer. windows 10 allows me to connect to both routers at the same time, but, sometimes my internet access shows the error message 'dns not found'. for the internet i have a gateway and dns of 192.168.1.1 for the tv router i have a gateway of 192.168.0.1 what ip addresses should i configure so that both routers do not conflict with one another ? what addresses should i use so that i can access both routers from my laptop ?
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
It seems that you said your computer gets the ip address from your router,, which means thru DHCP of the router but if you look at the DHCP settings of your wireless card inside your computer ---the DHCP is OFF -- check your ipconfig/all command as shown in your problem too,,, your wless card does not accept the new IP which comes from your router --as DHCP is OFF on your wless card and sticks with the old ip address whereas the router maintains a new ip for your computer in its table and a mismatch occurs and you loose the internet connection ,,,,thats why repair works and then again the IP changes in the router for your computer and your computer's wless card lags behind and use the old ip adress ..... DHCP--- IS DYNAMIC , WHICH MEANS IT RENEWS THE IP address after some time and you computer gets stuck to the old one ,,, hence mismatch. "you make the DHCP -ON on your wless card too. it will be fine."
Posted on Mar 06, 2008
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Make the Ip address similary to the router, example 192.168.1.25 should work.
SUbnet mask will then fill in automaticaly, just leave it
then Default gateway will be the routers IP. 192.168.1.1
the dns server would be the ip of your internet provider. I would leave it blank at first, see if it will work then. If not, then ask your service provider for it. If they give u a number, then you will have to go into the router properties, and change the dns and stuff like that in there aswell.
Posted on Dec 25, 2008
Did you call Comcast and give them the new MAC address of the Motorola SB5101 SURFboard cable modem? I'm surpised it works at all without doing this first. This is the hardware address of your modem so the world can see you, no one in the world has the same MAC address, they are all different. It's on a sticker on the modem.
Posted on May 28, 2009
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