2 Wire with Vista connection problems

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Networking' started by Monkeyboy, Dec 11, 2007.

  1. Monkeyboy

    Monkeyboy Guest

    Hi I have a 2 wire wireless gateway. Standard story works well with 2 other
    wireless Xp machines I have in my home. Works fine when connected directly
    in the the gateway. It looses connection with the internet using the
    wireless connection during browsing. a page will load fine then the next
    link says page can not be displayed.

    runnin vista home premium.
     
    Monkeyboy, Dec 11, 2007
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  2. Monkeyboy

    Chuck [MVP] Guest

    On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 19:30:02 -0800, Monkeyboy
    <> wrote:

    >Hi I have a 2 wire wireless gateway. Standard story works well with 2 other
    >wireless Xp machines I have in my home. Works fine when connected directly
    >in the the gateway. It looses connection with the internet using the
    >wireless connection during browsing. a page will load fine then the next
    >link says page can not be displayed.
    >
    >runnin vista home premium.


    Have you applied the Vista compatibility, performance, and reliability fixes?
    <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html>
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html

    Do you have the latest drivers for your WiFi adapter, obtained from the vendor?
    <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html>
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html

    --
    Cheers,
    Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
    Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
    My email is AT DOT
    actual address pchuck mvps org.
     
    Chuck [MVP], Dec 11, 2007
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  3. Monkeyboy

    Monkeyboy Guest

    Hi Chuck appreciate the reply I tried the 2nd link from the KB says does not
    apply to my system. I looked over 2 wire website cant find a driver update.
    I posted the question on 2wire.com. System is only about 2 weeks old.

    "Chuck [MVP]" wrote:

    > On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 19:30:02 -0800, Monkeyboy
    > <> wrote:
    >
    > >Hi I have a 2 wire wireless gateway. Standard story works well with 2 other
    > >wireless Xp machines I have in my home. Works fine when connected directly
    > >in the the gateway. It looses connection with the internet using the
    > >wireless connection during browsing. a page will load fine then the next
    > >link says page can not be displayed.
    > >
    > >runnin vista home premium.

    >
    > Have you applied the Vista compatibility, performance, and reliability fixes?
    > <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html>
    > http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html
    >
    > Do you have the latest drivers for your WiFi adapter, obtained from the vendor?
    > <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html>
    > http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html
    >
    > --
    > Cheers,
    > Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
    > http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
    > Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
    > My email is AT DOT
    > actual address pchuck mvps org.
    >
     
    Monkeyboy, Dec 11, 2007
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  4. Monkeyboy

    Chuck [MVP] Guest

    On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 21:53:01 -0800, Monkeyboy
    <> wrote:

    >"Chuck [MVP]" wrote:
    >
    >> On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 19:30:02 -0800, Monkeyboy
    >> <> wrote:
    >>
    >> >Hi I have a 2 wire wireless gateway. Standard story works well with 2 other
    >> >wireless Xp machines I have in my home. Works fine when connected directly
    >> >in the the gateway. It looses connection with the internet using the
    >> >wireless connection during browsing. a page will load fine then the next
    >> >link says page can not be displayed.
    >> >
    >> >runnin vista home premium.

    >>
    >> Have you applied the Vista compatibility, performance, and reliability fixes?
    >> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html>
    >> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html
    >>
    >> Do you have the latest drivers for your WiFi adapter, obtained from the vendor?
    >> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html>
    >> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html


    >Hi Chuck appreciate the reply I tried the 2nd link from the KB says does not
    >apply to my system. I looked over 2 wire website cant find a driver update.
    >I posted the question on 2wire.com. System is only about 2 weeks old.


    OK, that's where we start, so now we move on. Let's diagnose the "It looses
    connection with the internet using the wireless connection during browsing. a
    page will load fine then the next link says page can not be displayed." problem
    description. When you get "... page can not be displayed.", what do you do to
    recover? Or does the problem go away, on its own?

    I'm thinking either a DNS or MTU problem fits the problem, here. Depending upon
    the pattern of the problem - how often does the problem come up, and how do you
    recover?
    <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2006/05/identifying-dns-problem-in-your.html>
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2006/05/identifying-dns-problem-in-your.html
    <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/determining-mtu-to-single-server.html>
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/determining-mtu-to-single-server.html

    --
    Cheers,
    Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
    http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
    Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
    My email is AT DOT
    actual address pchuck mvps org.
     
    Chuck [MVP], Dec 12, 2007
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  5. Monkeyboy

    Vinay G Guest

    Re: Re: 2 Wire with Vista connection problems

    I have had the same problem. Same gateway and vista. Changed the MTU to 1452 on the wireless interface to get it working.

    1. using windows explorer, goto windows/system32 and select cmd.exe
    2. right click on it and choose run as system administrator
    3. Type in the following command

    netsh interface ipv4 set subinterface "Wireless Network Connection" mtu=1470 store=persistent

    Note: If you want to first test if it works, use the above command without the last option (store=persistent).

    Hope that solves the problem.


    > On Monday, December 10, 2007 10:30 PM Monkeybo wrote:


    > Hi I have a 2 wire wireless gateway. Standard story works well with 2 other
    > wireless Xp machines I have in my home. Works fine when connected directly
    > in the the gateway. It looses connection with the internet using the
    > wireless connection during browsing. a page will load fine then the next
    > link says page can not be displayed.
    >
    > runnin vista home premium.



    >> On Monday, December 10, 2007 11:00 PM Chuck [MVP] wrote:


    >> On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 19:30:02 -0800, Monkeyboy
    >> <> wrote:
    >>
    >>
    >> Have you applied the Vista compatibility, performance, and reliability fixes?
    >> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html>
    >> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/10/windows-vista-is-maturing.html
    >>
    >> Do you have the latest drivers for your WiFi adapter, obtained from the vendor?
    >> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html>
    >> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/driver-problems-causing-intermittent.html
    >>
    >> --
    >> Cheers,
    >> Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
    >> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
    >> Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
    >> My email is AT DOT
    >> actual address pchuck mvps org.



    >>> On Tuesday, December 11, 2007 12:53 AM Monkeybo wrote:


    >>> Hi Chuck appreciate the reply I tried the 2nd link from the KB says does not
    >>> apply to my system. I looked over 2 wire website cant find a driver update.
    >>> I posted the question on 2wire.com. System is only about 2 weeks old.
    >>>
    >>> "Chuck [MVP]" wrote:



    >>>> On Wednesday, December 12, 2007 12:53 AM Chuck [MVP] wrote:


    >>>> On Mon, 10 Dec 2007 21:53:01 -0800, Monkeyboy
    >>>> <> wrote:
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>> OK, that's where we start, so now we move on. Let's diagnose the "It looses
    >>>> connection with the internet using the wireless connection during browsing. a
    >>>> page will load fine then the next link says page can not be displayed." problem
    >>>> description. When you get "... page can not be displayed.", what do you do to
    >>>> recover? Or does the problem go away, on its own?
    >>>>
    >>>> I'm thinking either a DNS or MTU problem fits the problem, here. Depending upon
    >>>> the pattern of the problem - how often does the problem come up, and how do you
    >>>> recover?
    >>>> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2006/05/identifying-dns-problem-in-your.html>
    >>>> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2006/05/identifying-dns-problem-in-your.html
    >>>> <http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/determining-mtu-to-single-server.html>
    >>>> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/2007/06/determining-mtu-to-single-server.html
    >>>>
    >>>> --
    >>>> Cheers,
    >>>> Chuck, MS-MVP 2005-2007 [Windows - Networking]
    >>>> http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
    >>>> Paranoia is not a problem, when it's a normal response from experience.
    >>>> My email is AT DOT
    >>>> actual address pchuck mvps org.
     
    Vinay G, Jun 13, 2011
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