Question about HP Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My HP notebook wont connect to internet unless im next to router. what do i need to do to be able to access internet in another room

Posted by on

  • Brett Duxbury
    Brett Duxbury May 01, 2017

    Hi Pamela Norman, we want to help you with your question, but we need more information from you. Can you please add details in the comment box?
    how is hp notebook connected to router ?
    What is make and model number of router ?
    Is hp notebook got wi fi 802.11 BGN or 802.11 ac ?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • HP Master
  • 832 Answers

What notebook (model
what router,. name and model , endless choices here.
the router can be bad, how old is it, ?

what room, how far.? 10ft, 100 feet? distance matters.
is home wood, or concrete walls or brick walls.
the RF energy is weak and does travel far.
unless only air is between point A TO B.
Ever drive into a tunnel and have radio go dead, same thing happens here.
as you walk , look at the signal strength. see it drop
the lower it goes, the slower it goes.

or you are using same channels are your neighbors.
use the program to learn how to stay off busy channels.
the rounter

insidder 4,
learn how wifi works then play with this magic tool,
I run my channels where others are not.
http://www.metageek.com/support/downloads//

Posted on May 04, 2017

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: cannot access internet with wireless router connected

powercycle the belkin router and modem and computer..

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

patemi
  • 366 Answers

SOURCE: Set up wireless internet access using HG1701 2wire router

Check with this tip
Detail on this Wlan Router
"Connect power cord to router.

Wall Plate -> Router (using phone cord).

Router -> PC (using network cable).

  1. Power on router, when the lights settle, start the PC.
  2. Start IE in PC, type 192.168.1.254 in the address bar and press enter.
  3. Start configuring using the Telco's suplied info, namely PPPoE username and password. All other function works by default.
  4. The WEP key is the 10 digit number underneath the router (not the 12 digits S/N number).

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

lalaro_me
  • 135 Answers

SOURCE: Need to set up router without the CD

Connect one of your computer to LAN port 1, connect the modem to port WAN section, access the configuration page 192.168.0.1, configure the router as dynamic IP address under settings, then check the IP address under status (WAN section) if you have the IP address it means that your connected.

Posted on Mar 16, 2009

Jack_Dawson
  • 287 Answers

SOURCE: Toshiba does not connect to wi-fi unless other laptop is on wi-fi

1. Reinstall the wireless driver.

2. Restart your system.

Posted on Jan 04, 2010

  • 825 Answers

SOURCE: N1 Belkin to HP notebook - connection speed drops to 24mbps

It might be because of other electronic devices that works nearby in similar frequency...devices lik microwave oven, inverters, modems provided by the ISP which comes along with a battery backup, especially RCA modem which doesnt allows other wireless devices to work nearby it... try to relocate the router to a well ventilated area, and make sure you have kept the router atleast 5 feet away from other electronic devices...it could help....

Posted on Mar 29, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Is there a default password for belkin routers? My roommate has the router in his room and out of the country and I need internet. Is there a way I cam access the guest belkin with a default password?


Hi, Why not contact your room mate and get the password from him? In the meantime, if you are looking for access to the Internet for free, most Council Libraries offer internet access at no charge to card holders.

Apr 26, 2016 | Belkin Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Factory reset


Hello there!

check these:
Go to another place, that has wifi access and check, if you can go into internet, or reset your wifi home router.
other thing that sometimes block internet access is your antivirus, or firewall, verify those.

Oct 07, 2013 | HP Compaq Presario C304NR Notebook

1 Answer

My laptop wont stay connected to the internet


There are a few things thatcan cause you to lose wireless connection with your wireless router.1. Weak signal strength,check the signal strength on your wireless card. If it is weak move thewireless router away from brick or concrete walls and if possible locatethe wireless router higher up.2. Have you secured yourwireless router from people near your from unauthorized access? i.e. change thedefault password, setup encryption use WPA2 or WPA, change the default SSID,and turn off SSID broadcast, and for added protection, enable MAC addressfiltering which allows only the MAC address/es of your wireless card/s toconnect to your wireless router.3. You could be gettinginterference from electrical sources such as air conditioners, arc welders,washing machines etc. If so, the power supply to the wireless routers andcomputers etc should be connected to a surge protection power board, betterstill connect your computer equipment to an UPS (Uninterrupted PowerSupply). 4. Check the channels ofthe wireless routers and access points in your area and change the broadcastchannel on your wireless router to an unused channel or one that is currentlyused but has the weakest signal strength. This will minimize interferencewith your wireless router from other wireless routers and accesspoints in your area.

Jan 27, 2012 | HP Compaq nc4200 Notebook

1 Answer

Have a dv6-136 1sb hp pavilion Entertainment pc. i am able to access the internet via wireless internet access when i am close to the router. however when i go three rooms away i get no internet access. at...


The issue here may not be the laptop but the router strength of it's wireless radio. Do you have another laptop or a freind who can come over and test his connection? The DV series laptops have pretty decent antennae and wireless cards. Try to update the drivers for the WLAN card, make sure the antennae leads have a good secure fit at the ends where they attach to the card. If the router is a couple to several years old, it may need the firmware updated.

Jul 05, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

Wireless Connection


The WPA code is the password to access the router's network, so it can use your internet connection. As long as the Xbox has both the SSID and the WPA password, it can access the internet through the router.

The SSID ( Chris_PC_Network ) is mostly irrelevant to the network connection, and is purely aesthetical. Its only use is to help users distinguish between different networks (so you don't use a neighbor's network or vice versa).

May 24, 2009 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

Problems with internet connection have got wifi


Dude, there is no way you can get a better signal unless you come closer to the router or the router comes nearer to you. I suggest that you get a new source of internet connection

May 02, 2009 | HP Compaq Presario CQ50-103NR Notebook PC

1 Answer

Bought a router to connect home line with new notebook


Umm, maybe you didn't plug it in right. Try putting in the CD rom of your router, then download it, and it will probably have setup/ help on there.

Dec 28, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Turn of wireless


If you use your cable internet service via an ethernet cable, basically plugged into it directly, then there is no way some one can access your internet. If you have a wireless router in your house, someone can use your router for a connection if they are within range. Unless you router is set up with a network key (password) in order to connect. A network key is set by you and only you have it, so if you set one write it down, if you lose it you will need another router in order to connect other machines in the future. Also, a network key only needs to be entered into a computer once, it's not a password that is entered every time you log on, the network configuration in the computer remembers it. Now keep in mind that "hackers" aren't interested in individuals (unless you're a major corporate ceo or somthing), and even if somebody does access the internet through your service that they cannot access or see anything on your computer that you don't allow them to see or access, that security is built in. Don't let Dateline scare you about "hackers", I saw that episode and they made a mountain out of a mole hill, bad. If you have any other questions or concerns, feel free to ask.

Jul 03, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5050-3242 Notebook

2 Answers

I cannot get my new computer to recognize the linksys router I have Model No:WRT54G


do a search for linksys easylink advisor. it will guide you through setting up your second computer.

Feb 17, 2008 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

2 Answers

Cant get online or pick up a wireless network?


A couple of issues and questions

First generally a wireless router in installed onto a network either to the ISP's modem or to another router that is connected to an ISP's modem it is not connected on the wan side to a computer (unless that computer is acting as a firewall or proxy server to the internet). Computers are generally connected with a wire to the (optional) switch portion of a wireless router or wireless connection.

Have you tried testing with a computer wired to the router to assure internet access is possible without worrying about wireless issues?

If you are considering encrypting the wireless router did you test it unencrypted first to assure the unencrypted radio transmissions work?

Is the wireless communication encrypted for other computers you own and possibly not for the HP you are now trying to connect?

Are you sure the distance between the wireless router and the garage is not an issue. Perhaps you could test and configure the connection in the room with the router and when it is working move it to the garage.

According to the product specs for the HP Pavilion it has built in wireless B & G you did not include the router manufacturer and model does it operate on the either wireless B or G?

Dec 08, 2007 | Computers & Internet

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

48 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top HP Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18389 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2600 Answers

Are you a HP Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...