×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

dhcp: no gateway

dhcp: no gateway

dhcp: no gateway

(OP)
Hi,

I'm having the following error.
The workstations are on dhcp but some don't get a gateway.
They get a ip address and a subnetmask but they don't get a gateway.

tnx

RE: dhcp: no gateway

I have a simmilar problem.

I have computer (1) (Host) running XP Pro with a 10 base NIC internet cable connection and a 100 base NIC for Local network connected through a hub.
Computer (2) (Client) running 98SE with 100 base NIC for local network connected to hub.
I also connect my lap top (98SE) with 10 Base NIC to hub.

I can get everything to function correctly on all machines, however when I shut down and re start computer (2) it does not find the gateway and therefore no connection. It can ping itself OK but can not get response from anything else. If I run the Network Wizard it will connect OK for that session only.

Does anyone know what causes this and hopefully tell me how to fix it.

Regards John D

RE: dhcp: no gateway

I am having the same problem but with Windows NT 4.0 SP6a.  I am getting all of the correct IP, DNS, WINS, but no Default Gateway assigned.  All of my Win2k systems are fine, but when it comes to this one NT system, well no go.  Any help is welcome.


Joel Kennison

RE: dhcp: no gateway

I am having this same problem on 4 machines, all running NT 4.0, the Win2K machines get the right info. anyone have any insight on how to correct this?

RE: dhcp: no gateway

Did anyone find a resolution for this issue?  4 machines, all running NT 4.0, the Win2K machines get the right info in DHCP.  The NT 4.0 machines get no default gateway

RE: dhcp: no gateway

Have you tried setting the gateway 'static' in the network properties?

Barring that, check your DHCP server to ensure it is forcing down the gateway.

RE: dhcp: no gateway

In reply to Supertanker's answer on 15 Aug 02:-

How do you set the gateway "static , please ?

RE: dhcp: no gateway

You should be able to change to static on your router connection type page.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close