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Win 8.1 looses network connectivity

  1. #21


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1 64


    Try this...
    1. Open Control Panel

    2. Click Network and Internet
    3. Network and Sharing Center
    4. Click Change Adapter Settings.
    5. Click the connection you want to configure.
    6. Click change the settings of this connection
    7. Scroll down to Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
    8. Double click Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
    9. Click Use the following DNS server address
    10. Fill in the DNS server info for your ISP.
    11. Click OK and close all windows.
    To find your settings search your on you ISP's website or you can try here https://www.whatsmydns.net/dns/

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  2. #22


    The problem has been fixed in my computer using the driver at this urlhttp://dell.to/16nfwMF which is a Windows 7 driver.
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  3. #23


    Posts : 7
    Windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by seabass901 View Post
    Try this...
    1. Open Control Panel

    2. Click Network and Internet
    3. Network and Sharing Center
    4. Click Change Adapter Settings.
    5. Click the connection you want to configure.
    6. Click change the settings of this connection
    7. Scroll down to Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
    8. Double click Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
    9. Click Use the following DNS server address
    10. Fill in the DNS server info for your ISP.
    11. Click OK and close all windows.
    To find your settings search your on you ISP's website or you can try here https://www.whatsmydns.net/dns/
    Or you can use Google DNS too: https://developers.google.com/speed/public-dns/
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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