It is not related to your router not connecting to the internet (unless you are getting a public IP address that is or something..) ______________ Zen 8000 Active Pipexer(eat-sleep-adslguide) Thu 13-Oct-11 Trying to ping something over the wireless gives this: C:\Users\Ben>ping 188.8.131.52 Pinging 184.108.40.206 with 32 bytes of data: Request timed out. They sent me a new router (tho it is just another 2304N!) but still my laptop won't connect via wireless or ethernet. I've done some Googling and there are some suggestions about resetting the network stack which I've done and disabling IPv6 but this hasn't made a difference. news
penrhyn View public profile Send private message Find more posts View all thanked posts #6 9th Sep 10, 4:47 PM #6 9th Sep 10, 4:47 PM Its http://www.speedtest.net/result/1170507961.png Pipexer(eat-sleep-adslguide) Thu 13-Oct-11 20:53:54 Re: Windows Vista and Wireless Networks Question [re: wanapoo] [link to this post] You haven't answered my question though, which I am curious about for When I called Sky I recieved the same advice.
Glad you like it! The time now is 08:40 PM. Make sure the modem is plugged into the cable or phonejack n the wall, and then try to connect to the network. Wps Button On Sky Box Sign up and discover more Shop TV TV bundles Channels & shows Features & equipment Installation & set-up Switch to Sky TV Broadband & Talk Compare broadband Broadband speeds Compare Talk
Page 1 lucylucky 4,501Posts 4,585Thanks lucylucky By lucylucky 9th Sep 10, 2:08 PM 4,501 Posts 4,585 Thanks lucylucky View public profile Send private message Find more posts View all thanked posts Connect Sky Box To Broadband Can I suggest that you download and install inSSIDer? Cant be the router at fault as the other 2 laptops work fine. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-networking/connecting-wirelessly-through-vista-to-sky/062a0be5-4ee5-4501-b36f-20fd7c58a2db Regards, Stuart Current ISP: Xilo LLU (via Cable & Wireless) Previous ISP: Zen (for 9 years).
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Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... http://forums.thinkbroadband.com/windows/4052514-windows-vista-and-wireless-networks-question.html?fpart=all&vc=1 Check you've set up correctlyCheck you've connected your computer to your wireless network by opening a browser window and visiting any website.If you can't access a website, please go through these Connect Sky Box To Wifi Their advice was to change channel to 6 and to run the sagemcom firmware update included on the set-up cd. Sky On Demand Not Working The only other thing which i was thinking about was that the SKY routers use upper case charactors in the password for the wifi.
Also, perhaps try disabling the windows firewall to rule that out. ______________ Zen 8000 Active aquilla(knowledge is power) Tue 11-Oct-11 22:54:47 Re: Windows Vista and Wireless Networks Question [re: Pipexer] [link Worth a try if you've got a dongle to hand.. Links on this page to other sites may not work and contact information may be inaccurate. Loading... Sky Catch Up Not Working
aquilla(knowledge is power) Thu 13-Oct-11 09:19:16 Re: Windows Vista and Wireless Networks Question [re: Anonymous] [link to this post] In reply to a post by Anonymous:I have had this problem enter the WEP key and hey presto suddenly you can connect without issue.I'm a great problem solver but not majorly technical so have no clue why this works but have tried Having previously asked them "has anything changed?" and "when did it stop working?" and being told "nothing's changed, it just stopped working a couple of weeks ago", I've been on a http://tekconceptllc.com/sky-box/sky-router-not-working-with-vista.php This program will allow you to see the WiFi signal strength and check that that it is located in the best position.
Wait at least 10 seconds, and then plug the power cord back in and turn on the modem. How To Connect Sky Box To Wifi Without Wps Registered in England 112955. not questions about DSL!)General Broadband ChatterFibre BroadbandMobile Broadband (3G, 4G etc)Broadband Not-spots & slow-spotstbbMeter IssuesBroadband Quality MonitorBTwholesale DSL ImplementationLocal Loop Unbundling & Regulation IssuesOther Broadband TechnologiesWhich ISP? (Residential)Which ISP? (Business)ISP Unhappiness
But yes he changed me to channel 11 and WEP so both presumably were wrong/incompatible. Only security program I am aware of is AVG but will double check. Login & Quick Reply Multi-Quote Added Quote Multi-quote Added to Spam Report Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Sorry! Sky Setup Broadband There should be no difference as it is the Netgear router which is responsible for the WiFi link.
Show navigation menu Show profile menu Sky homepage Skip to content Help & Support Search: Main Menu Main menu Home Find & Watch TV Plan your viewing TV Guide Never Miss I told it to do this and forgot all about it. Nope. Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Abuse on 11-04-2011 02:23 PM Very confused that my sky wirlessbroadband works perfectly well
Works on some routers what support it, but doesn't on others. Login & Quick Reply Multi-Quote Added Quote Multi-quote Added to Spam Report Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Sorry! Report Abuse Post 3 of 20 11,790 Views 0 Likes Damien-SW Director of Photography Posts: 1,987 Joined: 27-01-2011 Re: Sky Wireless Broadband not working on vista laptop but works perfectly well