Help Me Fix "Connected Wifi But Invalid IP"

FaithRafiq's Avatar
Newbie Member
Hello everyone,recently my laptop connect to free open wifi but no internet.it say invalid ip address.b4 this everthing just fine,2 week ago.

i got this from "Ipconfig/all".
Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : BadLuck-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection 2:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Atheros AR5B97 Wireless Network Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 4C-0F-6E-11-F8-1A
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
IPv6 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 2401:b00:a:1:9c29:b653:4d30:b09d(Preferre
d)
Temporary IPv6 Address. . . . . . : 2401:b00:a:1:e013:a864:6bc:2361(Preferred
)
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::9c29:b653:4d30:b09d%18(Preferred)
Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : 169.254.176.157(Preferred)
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.0.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : fe80::20f:e2ff:fed5:ac81%18
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 8.8.8.8
8.8.4.4
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled


My friend can connect it normaly while i not...any "IT Network Expert" could u share knowledge. plz.....
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shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Go4Expert Founder
Run ipconfig /release and then ipconfig /renew and see what happens.
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FaithRafiq's Avatar
Newbie Member
Quote:
Originally Posted by shabbir View Post
Run ipconfig /release and then ipconfig /renew and see what happens.

CMD Run As Administrator
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
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C:\Windows\system32>IPCONFIG /RELEASE

Windows IP Configuration

An error occurred while releasing interface Wireless Network Connection 2 : An a
ddress has not yet been associated with the network endpoint.


C:\Windows\system32>IPCONFIG /RELEASE

Windows IP Configuration

An error occurred while releasing interface Wireless Network Connection 2 : An a
ddress has not yet been associated with the network endpoint.


C:\Windows\system32>IPCONFIG /RENEW

Windows IP Configuration

An error occurred while renewing interface Wireless Network Connection 2 : unabl
e to contact your DHCP server. Request has timed out.

Ty for u reply...plz help me on this....i stuck at this about 2month already...