Network Problem

By MasrawyAwee
Mar 5, 2007
  1. Hi...
    i have a small wireless LAN,7 PC's ,and they sharing the internet connection through one of the computers,in the beginning,all of them used to brows the internet and do file sharing and print sharing with no problems,NOW,on of them,can't brows the internet at all,however it's still connect to the LAN ,and do file and print sharing TO and FROM any of the other computers in the LAN.
    I tried to make its IP address STATIC,but nothing change .
    any body have any ideas.
    thanks in advance for help
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 14,702   +488

    we need the physical wiring layout; is it
    (A)   modem-->computer-A-->nextComputer-->next...
    (B)   modem-->router-->all other computers
    in (A), you need ICS to be active and in (B), all other computers need to
    use DHCP for its IP address and DNS address
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