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Have to use ipconfig /release and renew for internetaccess

  1. #1

    Posts : 2

    Have to use ipconfig /release and renew for internetaccess

    Hello, I started having this problem yesterday when my wireless connection showed limited connectivity. After I do the ipconfig commands it works for a while and then I have to renew it again. It is very annoying. The same problem occurs on a different computer.
    The router is TP-Link TL-MR3220. I have tried turning it on and off again and resetting it.

    Netsh wlan:

    Profile information
    Version : 1
    Type : Wireless LAN
    Name : Naljad
    Control options :
    Connection mode : Connect automatically
    Network broadcast : Connect only if this network is broadcasting
    AutoSwitch : Do not switch to other networks

    Connectivity settings
    Number of SSIDs : 1
    SSID name : "Naljad"
    Network type : Infrastructure
    Radio type : [ Any Radio Type ]
    Vendor extension : Not present

    Security settings
    Authentication : WPA2-Personal
    Cipher : CCMP
    Security key : Present

    Cost settings
    Cost : Unrestricted
    Congested : No
    Approaching Data Limit : No
    Over Data Limit : No
    Roaming : No
    Cost Source : Default
    Last edited by yackass; 04 Sep 2014 at 13:53.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Central IL
    Posts : 3,468
    Linux Mint 17.2

    Really did not need that information. That only shows that you are pulling an IP and also includes your Public IP info. If this is a wireless issue. Need the info from "netsh wlan show all".
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  3. #3

    Posts : 2

    So far I have confirmed that my computer doesn't have the same problem with different routers. The router also does not let me connect to the settings page ( unless the internet cable connected to it is unplugged. Not sure if that is normal or not. So any ideas?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    Central IL
    Posts : 3,468
    Linux Mint 17.2

    What is the mfg & model of the router? Who is your ISP?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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