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Client PCs cannot connect to the internet

By mulumbwe ·
Hi
Can someone help me. My problem is this: I work for a small company which has eleven computers which are running Win XP home edition. The main computer which we use a server has got internet connection but the rest can't access the internet. this has been happening for the past two days. I am able to access other computers but just can't seem to access the internet. Any help will be most welcome

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need more details

by mford66215 In reply to Client PCs cannot connect ...

A.using internet connection sharing (server has 2 network links - 1 is internet) or not?

B.can pc's ping gateway?
C.is pc's dns working (try nslookup)
D.what other changes happened back then?

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can the server get to the internet

by gubi4 In reply to need more details

If the server can reach the intenet, then you have a dns problem, in this network setup i usually set all the computer ip addresses to dynamic, and then enter a dns address from your isp, and a dns from your server into each of the computers dns addresses. Try that and you should get to the internet, and browse your network.

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