Setting Up Wireless Internet Connection in Windows® 7 System
What is the method for setting up of wireless Internet connection in Windows 7 system?
Windows 7 is the latest operating system introduced by Microsoft Inc. It is an operating system with advanced techniques and improved features that facilitates high security. With this OS, users can improve the system performance and can also increase its productivity. Windows 7 offers advanced features like snap, Live taskbar previews, windows search, Pin, etc. It offers high connectivity with its Internet Explorer 9, and it also includes Internet TV. Users can even connect to the Internet via wired and wireless techniques. Wireless Internet connection is widely used by users. Setting up of wireless Internet connection is a simple and easy process. By doing so, users can connect to Internet and share files and information with other users in the network.
Following tips provide information about setting up of wireless Internet connection in Windows 7 system:
- Tips to set up
- Offer correct IP address
- Position access point safely
Tips to set up
For setting up Internet Connection in Windows 7, go to 'Start' and then navigate to the 'Control Panel'. From this option, select 'View Network Status' and 'Tasks', then move to 'Change Adapter Settings'. From this option, select wireless network connections. Then by right clicking it, select its properties. Now from General tab, users have to select the type of connection and then by performing certain operations users have to check the following boxes “Obtain an IP address automatically” and “Obtain DNS server address automatically”. Confirm your action and reboot the system.
Offer correct IP address
IP address is very essential while using this Internet connection in Windows 7 operating system. So before setting up this connection, users have to get the proper IP address of the router. Users are recommended to get correct IP address. This might avoid several issues. For this, users have to feed correct IP address to both the system and the router. This IP address can be either obtained from device manual offered by the manufacturer or from manufacturer's website.
While performing the set up process in Windows 7, users are recommended to position the access point of router at correct place. At this point, system may be able to connect to the router and access the Internet. Because if this is far away from the computer, signals might not reach the system and you may not be able to perform the operation. In order to overcome these issues, users have to position these devices near the center of the home rather than near windows to minimize leakage.
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