?
Solved

i can not connect to my router

Posted on 2009-07-09
5
Medium Priority
?
232 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
hi i cannot connect to internet through my router or even direct access from from my modem. but i have my wiless internet that are used by '3 connect'.
ps/ my OP is xp
0
Comment
Question by:ferman-k
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
5 Comments
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:triplexair
ID: 24818670
When you connect to either your router or directly to your modem, are you getting assigned an IP address or is the computer not getting one?

Have you ever setup your computer to be on a static IP, if you have done this in the past, then your computer will try to use that IP which might not let it connect to anything. To check this go to Control Panel, Network and Internet Connections, Network Connects, Right Click and go to properties on your network card, then double click on the TCP/IP protocol. See if if has a static IP there or if it says "obtain IP address automatically".
0
 

Author Comment

by:ferman-k
ID: 24819488
i am using window xp!!!
0
 
LVL 26

Expert Comment

by:lnkevin
ID: 24823233
direct access from from my modem...

Did you reboot the modem?
Are all leds on the modem green?

The best practice is call your Internet provider. You may have lost connection from your modem to the ISP server and they can surely assist you to reconnect it.

K
0
 

Expert Comment

by:sknoll84
ID: 24824069
What type of internet service do you have.  If you have att dsl, for example, you will mostly likely have to authenticate, either on your PC (if connected directly through the modem) or on your router.  Assuming you have everything connected properly (modem/router/pc)  what is your ip address when you type:  start > run> cmd >enter> ipconfig /all
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
triplexair earned 1000 total points
ID: 24825679
I understand you are using windows XP, and the instructions I gave are for windows XP. And I do not appreciate you "yelling" at me by using exclamation marks. You are the one looking for help, I am the one trying to help, so please have some respect.
0

Featured Post

Supports up to 4K resolution!

The VS192 2-Port 4K DisplayPort Splitter is perfect for anyone who needs to send one source of DisplayPort high definition video to two or four DisplayPort displays. The VS192 can split and also expand DisplayPort audio/video signal on two or four DisplayPort monitors.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This paper addresses the security of Sennheiser DECT Contact Center and Office (CC&O) headsets. It describes the DECT security chain comprised of “Pairing”, “Per Call Authentication” and “Encryption”, which are all part of the standard DECT protocol.
This article will show how Aten was able to supply easy management and control for Artear's video walls and wide range display configurations of their newsroom.
Viewers will learn how to connect to a wireless network using the network security key. They will also learn how to access the IP address and DNS server for connections that must be done manually. After setting up a router, find the network security…
In this video, Percona Director of Solution Engineering Jon Tobin discusses the function and features of Percona Server for MongoDB. How Percona can help Percona can help you determine if Percona Server for MongoDB is the right solution for …

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question