Help for a MAC user on a PC site???

By Yossarian
Mar 13, 2005
  1. Hello All,

    Here is a message from Sweden! I have recently received my ADSL modem, an Alcatel Speedtouch and have set-it up ok, I am surfing from it at the moment. I have been trying all weekend to set-up a D-Link 624+ router so I can surf wireless through my MAC's airport, but have had no luck whatsoever. I have enabled both the MAC and the router to receive DHCP automatically, but the only IP address my router receives is the address. I have powered down the router and disconnected the modem, waited 20 mins and then started-up the modem, connected to the router and then connected the MAC but still nothing. I am currently trying a reverse polarity cable between the modem and the router, but the same story, just the address.

    Customer service from my IP (Glocalnet) and from D-Link here in Sweden is awful and I have received no help. Is there someone out there who can shed some light and help me solve this problem. I would be very grateful and you will help stop my hair going grey!

    Thanks, Yossaria
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Your router has two IP addresses, local and WAN. Local address of is the typical factory default and it is quite normal.
  3. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

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