Hi there: Been trying to get a desktop (garage) hooked up with a router in my house. I put the actual device in the slot that had the Cat 5 wire. This was the only input on the mother board that the device would be detected. But, it seems the computer is still trying to communicate through the ethernet adapter and not the d-link adapter. In my adventure I've come across the message that the "IP address you have entered is already assigned to "ethernet adapter name(it's long)" so how can I change the IP address to the d link wifi device. Currently I'm logged into the router but I cannot receive packets, only send them. I have the TCP/IP set up to use the 192 . .... IP address. When it is set to "Obtain an Ip address automatically" it gets low conductivity (yellow yield warning) but still no packets received (only sent). So if I input a 192 ... address I can log into the router, if I let the machine 'automatically' get the address I get low conductivity an still no packets. I'm sending this from a laptop on the same router that is working fine. One final thing to add is when I do ipconfig/all there is no DNS number. Not sure if why of if this matters, but it seems to be part of the problem. Any suggestions?
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