My laptop cannot connect to the internet using our NETGEAR router. It was working fine until recently. I have one other laptop and that is connecting to the internet via NETGEAR without any problems. The message I get when I check the connectivity is :NETGEAR Limited Accessibility, and the it says it has excellent strength, but no internet access. Please help....
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Limited connectivity If you get a 'Limited connectivity" on you wireless connection on your laptop, it means that the wireless card on your laptop probably did not get an IP address from the wireless router. To fix this problem, right click on the wireless icon on the Task bar and then click Repair. This will force the wireless router to issue a IP address to the wireless card on the laptop.
There are many router related settings on NETGEAR wireless router and if these are not configured properly, then issues such as router not connecting to Internet might come up. All NETGEAR wireless router users facing router not connecting to Internet are suggested to verify the router related settings such as access points and reconfigure them if required. Users are also advised to check the firewall settings on the system and ensure that they are not blocking the connection.
you should check the wireless interface settings it might be set to
work as (802.11a and the bridge is configured to work as 802.11b or
802.11 g) , usually wi-fi interface and bridges by default supports and
operates in b and g
Once you plug it in, most the time you need to reset the modem and the router together, Unplug both let sit for 2 min then plug in the modem first then the router a couple seconds later. If your modem has a reset button, reset it!
Try going to your network connections, double clicking the wireless connection, then double clicking on TCI/IP Protocol. Make sure that everything is set up to detect settings automatically. If this doesn't work, try unplugging your router for at least 15 minutes then plugging it back in.