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Forum discussion tagged with DHCP.
  1. J

    Question Accessing an IP outside DHCP range

    I recently bought a used network switch, but i'm struggling to access the web interface as the IP address is clearly out of my DHCP range (Starts with 169.254). I'm kinda new at this so any Ideas how to access the web interface?
  2. R

    Question Desktop doesn't connect to internet via wireless bridge after computer restart

    I currently have the below network setup for my desktop. When both the wireless bridge and desktop get turned on together, the setup works, however if I turn the computer off and the bridge remains on, the desktop will not connect to the internet after being turned on again. I therefore have to...
  3. S

    Question Local static ip while connected to a mobile hotspot

    Hi, i need help to set up a local static ip on my pc (windows 10) that I use with my android phone's (oneplus 7) hotspot. When I set up my local ip for the first time it worked perfectly. I used the default gateway and dns server that i got from ipconfig. The problem is that every time I...
  4. S

    Question Connecting routers lan to lan

    I have 4G LTE wifi router (Huawei b310s-925)[Router A] has only one LAN port. and another router Prolink H5004NK, that I want to cnnect to router A, lan to lan(connected both routers using LAN ports on both devices), and use the internet on both routers and increase the wifi coverage, I tried...
  5. nooneisback

    Question Router Keeps Slowing Down One Device

    Basically, my router hinders the performance of one device at all times. First it was my Galaxy Note 8, now it is my desktop (the phone connects perfectly now). At first I suspected that there were too many devices and that the DHCP couldn't allocate them all, but it also happens overnight when...
  6. REALIllusion

    [SOLVED] Changing Lan IP

    So for convenience reasons, i wanted to switch to and on my main and sub router, which were previously configured as and respectively. I can't seem to figure out how to setup the proper subnet masks for both, such that on the main router, -...
  7. R

    [SOLVED] Static IP/Network Sharing questions + Switchs

    Hey guys, first-time caller long time listener. So I'm usually the computer guy, but I'm not the network guy - we don't have one of those and our deadline is coming up and research isn't going well. I think I'm mixing a lot of terms so I'll try to speak clearly on the issue we're looking...
  8. A

    Question Losing internet connection due to invalid IP configuration periodically

    Hi, so I'll give you just a quick overview of my home network: I have 1 DSL model that is connected to 2 1gb switches. Switch1 goes to the living room with tv, home-theater etc. connected to it. Switch2 is connected to switch1 (this specific "infrastructure" is for future proofing due to an...
  9. M

    Question Internet dropping every hour. DHCP lease time.

    My problem that I haven't been able to figure out for almost a month is that my dhcp lease time expiring every hour. It obtains the lease when i turn my computer on and expires exactly every hour after it was obtained. My problem is that after that hour it kicks me offline for like 10 seconds...
  10. C

    Question I need help with my homework for school..

    Hello, I am working on school work that needs to be completed no later than Tuesday and I have been having trouble with understanding DHCP. If someone could please assist the questions I am being asked are: 1. If you are enabling DHCP server at a client location that has 250 domain joined...
  11. Question Internet drops like 2-3 times a day because of public ip change

    Hello, as title says my connection drops very often because of ip changes. I don't know if this is related to my ISP or a bad configuration in my router. My LAN is as follows: ISP Router in Bridge Mode. My Router connected to ISP Router. Phones, Tablets, etc. connected via wifi. PCs connected...
  12. R

    [SOLVED] How do I assign a static IP through DHCP?

    Hello friends, I have a server that I plan to use as a file server in my house that I want to have a static IP so we can always access it from our computers. How do I configure this so that all of my other computers can continue to use DHCP from the ISP to get their info? Thanks, Matt
  13. N

    [SOLVED] DHCP Issue - Some PC not getting internet connectivy

    Hi Everyone, I have a bit of a situation here and need your advise on what might be the issue. I have a DC which also host DHCP, now everything was working fine until the DHCP started giving issue (all clients getting 169.254.X.X IP). After that happened I put in a recommendation to redo the...
  14. I

    Question PC not getting IP address.

    Firstly, sorry for bad formatting, I'm on my phone. Router - TPLink Archer C60 Modem - Technicolor tg58 vac v2 Motherboard - H97 PC Mate (MS-7850) Power Supply - Alpine JSP-500P12P Adapter - Realtek 8812BU Wirless LAN 802.11ac USB NIC OS - Windows 10 - version 10.0.17763 ISP - SSE 1 device...
  15. W

    Question 64bit win10 doesnt run 64bit games.(Some 64 bit games)

    I can run Smite on 32bit but cant run it on 64. I want to try Paladins as well but it doesnt let me choose which one to use. How can i fix this?
  16. N

    Recommended Upgrade on budget

    Hi, I'm looking for a bit of advice on what cpu/mobo to upgrade to for as cheap as possible? core i7 920 C0 running at 3.8 Ghz Asus p6t mobo Hyper X fury 2x8Gb 1600Mhz rx480 4GB at 1320 Mhz 500GB SSD 60Hz monitor Looking for best performance gaming ie PUBG. Wondering whether its worth...
  17. E

    [SOLVED] Pin problem of my psu

    Hey Friends, i just got an RTX 2070 and need 1x8, and 1x6 pins connections. First i got High Power (560watts) a12c Power supply and have 2x6 pins connections. Will a 6pin to 8pin connector satisfy My graphic card ? I dont wanna buy a new psu :( thanks everybody
  18. Floydms

    Audio not working GIGABYTE GA-Z87-HD3

    Both my Front Port and my rear port hasn't been working for a while, while my headphones and microphone both work fine (through phone and sound cards). I would like to know how to fix it, I downloaded the audio drivers from gigabytes website for my motherboard and it seems to install fine, just...
  19. S

    HDD not appearing in BIOS or WE

    Hi, I recently purchased a new 4tb Seagate Barracuda HDD as a drive to store recorded media and games on which I was going to optimise with my new 32gb optane drive, however it doesn't seem to be working, and I don't have much hope as to the health of the drive as on power up, the drive squeaks...
  20. T

    How to format hard drive with windows on it

    I already made a few threads on how to fix windows boot manager without any of the solutions working, so i decided to just completely wipe my old drive. Right now my boot drive is a Crucial MX300 M.2 275GB drive and the hard drive is a Seagate Barracuda 1 TB 7200RPM SATA. I want to format the...