- local access only

February 24, 2012 at 06:14:23
Specs: Windows 7
the laptop will connect to the router with a strong signal but will only give local access and not link to the internet- what are we doing wrong-- all the other devices in the house are working ok

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#1
February 24, 2012 at 07:14:48
what laptop? whats its model?
my friend had this problem once it was with a service called bonjour from apple, if u have this service disable it if u dont
try this
click the Start button
click “Control Panel”
click “Network and Internet”
click “Network and Sharing Center”
click the link “Local Area Connection”
click the button “Properties”
untick the box in front of “Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6)”
click the OK button
close the Local Area Connection popup
observe the value of Access type. This should now be Local and Internet.
keep us posted

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#2
February 25, 2012 at 05:58:02
its a Samsung R510- we have done what you suggested but it still remains on local access only. it says the IPv4 is local and IPv6 is limited

he is using vista home premium- if that makes any difference.

if we plug in ethernet cable- the access becomes local and internet--


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#3
February 25, 2012 at 11:46:18
it could be a wireless driver issue go to samsung website download the latest driver for ur wireless adapter and check to see if that works

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