limited Local Area Connection

By kaitou90
Oct 15, 2007
  1. Again, I get confused with my PC's Local Area Connection(Status: Limited or no connectivity). I'm not sure about the reason, but it happened for almost a week until now. How to solve it? I mean how to repair the connection?
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    What type of connection is it and what else did it say about it?
  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 8,945   +584

    Limited Connectivity is almost always associated with the loss of locating the
    DHCP service on your network.

    First question is, What has changed? Did you take a laptop elsewhere, connect
    and then later bring it back home and it now fails?

    We need a description of all devices from the ISP to your system,
    Connection type, modem make/model, router make/model, system connection type
    (wired vs wireless {with the make/model of the adaptor} )

    If your system is a desktop, have you tried powering off the modem,router,system and restarting each with a one minute pause between each?
  4. kaitou90

    kaitou90 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks guy, I had solved the problem, I think I had accidentally changed the setting of DCHP client service in my desktop into manual.
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