Want to win a PS4? Go Premium and enter to win our High-Tech Treats giveaway. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Android wifi - have IP address but can't browse internet

Posted on 2011-02-19
9
Medium Priority
?
1,209 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
This question is related to #26536109

Experts, still trying to solve an issue with my Android phone not able to browse past my router with a wifi connection.

Samsung Epic phone - properly configured according to Sprint tech support
Linksys WAP - properly configured according to Linksys tech support
Linksys Router - DHCP turned off, no MAC filtering - properly configured according to Linksys tech support
WinServer 2008 Std - DNS Server, DHCP Server, AD Domain Server
DSL modem

Windows laptops with dedicated IP addresses can connect just fine.

Thanks in advance.

0
Comment
Question by:bobinorlando
[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
  • 6
  • 3
9 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:JAN PAKULA
ID: 34932959
phone static ip is in the same subnet as geateway interface for wan?

Jan MA CCNA
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:JAN PAKULA
ID: 34932962
are you using any type of hardware firewall on system like cisco asa or sonicwall?
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:bobinorlando
ID: 34933036
no hardware firewall

router is 192.168.1.1
subnet mask is 255.255.255.0

phone static ip is set to 192.168.1.201 on the phone and in windows server DHCP
although how windows could recognize an android phone I don't know
However, the phone wireless settings is actually showing the phone getting an IP of 192.168.1.106 and not 201


0
What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:JAN PAKULA
ID: 34933098
on dhcp server do cmd
ping 192.168.1.106
ping 192.168.1.201

then do

arp -a

this will show your mac addresses of this ips
compare it with your android mac address

Your router dont have any mac filters?
can you connect without wireless security to internet?

JAN MA CCNA
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:JAN PAKULA
ID: 34933106
on dhcp server go to start administrator tools --> dhcp server - make sure that your dhcp server has 1 reservation for your phone mac address
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:bobinorlando
ID: 34933371
Ok. It has an IP address of 192.168.1.201

Client IP Address: 192.168.1.201
Name: Android
Lease Expiration: Reservation (inactive)
Type: None (all other IPs show DHCP here)
Unique ID: the mac address shows here
Description: Android
Network Access Protection: Off
Probation Expiration: N/A
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:JAN PAKULA
ID: 34934081
you have incorrect mac in dhcp (reservation is inactive)

0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:bobinorlando
ID: 34934499
I deleted and re-entered the reserveration
Now it says Reserveration (active)

I can ping the router and the DNS/DHCP server but I can't get past them to the DSL modem beyond that to the net.




0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
JAN PAKULA earned 2000 total points
ID: 34934545
can you ping from dsl modem your android ip - you have to log in to router ios (telnet?) and do traceroute or ping
you can also try to put ip address of your router interfaces in android (wan and lan ones) - if you can connect to lan interface of router from android you probably have some sort of vlans , access list or mac filtering on router - which wont let you pass through

if you can ping android from dsl router but not other way around could you give us router config - login to router and do

sh run

paste here outcome

0

Featured Post

VIDEO: THE CONCERTO CLOUD FOR HEALTHCARE

Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

Question has a verified solution.

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

In this post we will learn how to connect and configure Android Device (Smartphone etc.) with Android Studio. After that we will run a simple Hello World Program.
DECT technology has become a popular standard for wireless voice communication. DECT devices are not likely to be affected by other electronic devices and signals because they operate in a separate frequency-band.
This Micro Tutorial will show you how to maximize your wireless card to its maximum capability. This will be demonstrated using Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless-N 2230 wireless card on Windows 8 operating system.
Michael from AdRem Software explains how to view the most utilized and worst performing nodes in your network, by accessing the Top Charts view in NetCrunch network monitor (https://www.adremsoft.com/). Top Charts is a view in which you can set seveā€¦

618 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