Suddenly My PC Lose Connectivity With Router

By OneZ
Jul 24, 2009
  1. Hi,
    I have SMC router, i have 2 PCs connected to it, my PC sometimes suddenly lose connectivity with the router ( i can't ping the router ) while the other PC doesn't lost connectivity. The problem can sometimes be solved by just restarting my PC, but last time restarting didn't solved it, i tried uninstall and reinstall my NIC, but it didn't work, so i had to use System Restore which solved the problem. Today i had the problem again.
    I have Nod32 and Super Anti Spyware both updated, no threats found.
    My NIC is Nvidia nForce Networking Connector ( Integrated with the MB ) with the latest driver.

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Have you swapped the PC cable positions in the router?
  3. OneZ

    OneZ TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 66

    Yes i did, i even tried a new cable..
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    So we know it is your computer that is causing this... But why? Are you running XP? If so, is XP updated to Service Pack 3?
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