Hey Guy, unfortunately I am in the same boat, and the worst part is this thing decided to break just at the start of my kids christmas break. I sent you a Private Message to assist you further. Pretty simple set up - hopefully I explained it clearly. I think I am just having some sort of interference that is corrupting my ethernet cables, but I don't know if that is the case. Hope this helps any one else who comes across this problem. Note Make sure that you have entered the correct password. Thanks alot guys Harpoon Hi my name is Steve, I am having somewhat of the same issue.
Here's my setup so you can see what I'm working with. I'm sure you have this key, if not then you should be on page 2. Once it is all confirmed, the settings will be permanently stored so that you can quickly connect next time. You will not be able to continue past step 2 if you have an Ethernet cable connected, so if you wish to switch from wired to wireless, disconnect the cable first. So my question is if it got zapped would it even perform as metioned above? Then there is an ethernet cable running from the same router and into the ethernet port in the back of my parent's computer. On the Xbox 360, use the Test Xbox Live Connection option to verify connectivity.
I have a modem in the office, right on top of my parent's computer. You can connect to Xbox live using wireless connection if your using a router or a gateway. I use my laptop as an adapter with a Ethernet cable plugged into my Xbox. That's all well and fine but then the manufacturers would be swamped with calls of poor connectivity from distance issues. If your home is not yet equipped with broadband Internet access, you should consider setting up a high-speed connection to tap the full potential of your console. Hope this Works my xbox 360 has had problems connection to the internet and ive switched between hard-wiring it and using a wireless adapter, and it wouldnt even recognize either and the wireless adapter had the red light ring around it and not the green. The Xbox will attempt to log on to Xbox Live.
For some it is very easy, especially if they set-up their own networks. Even when the wireless connection between the Xbox and the router is working perfectly, you may still experience difficulty connecting to Xbox Live. I don't know if they still make them with this limitation but something to look into. Most wireless devices alow you to change channels thus frequency. Please read our before using CheapAssGamer.
However, when i ping the laptop from the pc and vice versa, nothing is dropped. Doing this will restore the Xbox live settings to default and you need run another test again which may allow you now to pass. All sharing allowances are turned on, my firewall is not the problem, I've already turned it off and tested it to no avail. Line up the adapter with the two slots on the back left corner of the Xbox 360. I was told to try a wireless adapter, but I want to try this as a last resort. Additional troubleshooting may be required in these areas to achieve a reliable Xbox Live connection. Today I turned it on and it refuses to connect to Live.
No need to run wires! All you need to get started is a wireless access point and an Xbox 360 wireless networking adapter. Here's my setup so you can see what I'm working with. I am wondering if anyone has any advice for me? Before we begin, could you provide us with a bit more information, so that we can better understand your situation. I have tried to share and ridge the connections but i get error messages and my internet connection fails. I can help you verify some settings and restore connectivity for your gaming console. For now, click Scan for Networks. They are provided by me to use at your own risk.
Please reply or email me at face2421 yahoo. The console will automatically try connecting to Xbox Live. Turn on the Xbox 360 and allow the system to load to the main menu. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Power up your console and try to connect again. This article provides instructions for connecting the Xbox 360 gaming console to your wireless home network. Haven't used my 360 in a while.
Make sure that your wireless router is connected to the Internet and broadcasting a signal. The Long and Short of Ethernet Cables Ethernet cables enable high-speed wired Internet connections. Under Basic Settings, highlight the first block of information Wireless Mode as shown above, and press A. My Xbox has no trouble connecting to the internet or to Xbox Live, the issue is simply within my Home Network. Another note that might help is that the router is a Cisco Valet; if anyone can help solve my problem I would be deeply grateful. I really don't want to spend money on a wireless network adapter for my Xbox since an Ethernet connection is obviously faster.