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Dell inspiron 1525 Internet connectivity

I just purchased a dell inspiron 1525 and lately have been having some problems with my internet connectivity. When i start it up it will connect for a little while but then it will disconnect and although i have a signal from the router, it wont allow me to reconnect for a while. I have uninstalled the driver on my wireless card and installed a new one, restored factory settings, got a new modem and a new router(compatible with vista) i then contacted my isp to see if it was a problem there and they reset it, but it hasnt worked. Does anyone know what else i can do without reinstalling vista?

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    prayag_78 May 11, 2010

    you seems to be a rich person! bought new modem router etc iam from india and those thing are pretty costly here. anyways please let me know the service tag of your system also the model number and manufacturer of your router. i have worked for dell inc for 3 years! i understand your frustation at this point, might go high if you call dell tech support so be a littlebit paitent i shall try my level best to help you please let me know the service tag and router model also how many computers you have on your network and what type of network like can you transfer files over the network? is it wired or wireless network? are you using a modem-***-router or they are seperate? you have this problem in a perticular place in your home like in the kitchen or upstairs? reinstalling vista will be a waste of time dont' worry i don't think we need to do that!! if you contact your vendor the tech you speak with needs to finish the call within a specific time so will try to misguide you and the quickest resolutions from the vendor is by running the recovery "image restore" upon doing so all the information and settings are lost back to square 1 so its a nightmare at times and i shall try my level best to avoid that. and please let me know what was resetted by your isp and who are they? was the settings of the router and modem was resetted or the password???

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ok, so my problem was fixed by manually adding the ISP's DNS IP address to the setup within the router.

 

I also have a speedstream modem and 520-GC, but connect through AAPT, ISP shouldn't matter in this instance.

 

If you can't get the IP of the DNS server by calling optus, plug the ethernet cable back into the modem and one laptop, and find it in the web-based modem config (192.168.1.254).

 

unplug the ethernet cable from your modem/laptop and back into the router. enter the web-config of the router (usually 192.168.1.1), 'Finish' 'save and restart'.

 

once restarted, you will likely need to restart all computers. if this still doesn't work, command prompt on each computer and type ipconfig /registerdns.

 

hopefully this will solve it completely.

 

Nifty

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Change the router! or go to Belkin : Support : Setup Assistant for Routers

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