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Hello ! i can not add a computer to my router. i see it in network manager map but its say on the other computer local connection only . so this computer can not access internet i use windows vista. thank-you

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  • racmichel Sep 13, 2010

    Hi



    Again i know the key for the router WPA2 security.



    I see it on the other computer when i do the connection but it's says acces local only



    and network not identify on the other pc.



    Thanks

  • racmichel Sep 13, 2010

    Hi



    pc i try to connect IpV4 = 169.254.145.198





    mypc = 192.168.1.101



    thanks

  • racmichel Sep 13, 2010

    hi



    i did that already but i tried again it's still the same ip adress



    Thanks

  • racmichel Sep 13, 2010

    hi again



    my router see the new pc but i still can not acces internet it's saids its a local attachemnet only



    thanks

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Base from the description of your problem , the problem here can be with the wireless settings that you need to connect to that wireless network of your router.

If your router has a wireless security enable on it like WEP or WPA make sure that you have the correct security key because if you don't have that your computer wont work.

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    Mark Gil Sep 13, 2010

    OK thank you for the information, since you're sure about the WPA key lets check if that computer is getting a valid IP address. To do that go to that non working computer then open command prompt, To do that click Start > Programs > Accessories > Command prompt once its open type there IPCONFIG and hit enter look for IP V4 then please to provide it to me.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 13, 2010

    Ok that;s the the reason why that computer is not getting online because its not getting a valid IP address, did you already restart that computer? if not please to restart it and check again the IP address.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 13, 2010

    if that;s the case we need to set static ip on that computer to make it work. Follow these steps on how to do that.

    From the Start Menu, go to Control Panel > Network and Internet>Network and Sharing Center.
    From the Tasks list on the left, choose Manage network connections.
    Result: A screen appears with LAN or High Speed Internet.
    Right click on Local Area Connection.
    From the drop down list, go to Properties.
    Result: The Local Area Connection Properties screen appears.
    Highlight Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click on Properties.
    Result: The Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) Properties screen appears.
    Click on Use the following IP address.

    This will be the value that you need there , then click OK all the way after putting those number in
    IP 192.168.1.15
    subnet 255.255.255.0
    gateway 192.168.1.1
    dns 4.2.2.2 and 4.2.2.3

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 13, 2010

    Did you already setup those number to that computer ? tell me the IP address of that computer now.

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