Perhaps there is a MAC problem at the other house, by design or by accident.
Could there be a limited access list on the modem-router?
On 23 Mar 14, at 09:05, Jez Cunningham <jez@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> To the collective brains on this list: can you shed some light on this?
> I have a problem with a PC (running Vista - ugh) that can connect to
> the wifi router and thence to the internet in my house, but in another
> house it connects to the router but there is no onward internet
> All other devices (phones, tablets etc) can connect fine in both
> places. Both routers are running WPA2-PSK security. The wifi adaptor
> has the latest driver installed.
> And it's a fresh install of Vista (and all SPs and updates) because we
> started from a very sluggish clogged-up laptop (a few years past its
> best) - although previously it was connecting to the internet ok!
> My first thought was a DNS issue but manually setting DNS addresses
> doesn't help.
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