By default many people have unlimited access to the internet using an Ethernet connection, so the Anniversary Update only brings the option to set your Wi-Fi or cellular data connections as metered. But that becomes a big problem for users who don’t have unlimited data plan and they have to modify the registry to resolve it with wired network. Unlike previous version, now Windows 10 Creators Update allows users to set Ethernet connection as metered possibly and switch it anywhere. Continue reading
After my tablet is upgraded to Windows 8.1 Pro from 8, the Internet connection hardly run for about three minutes and then stop working.
I make the troubleshooting through Networking and sharing Center and it shows the message “Ethernet doesn’t have a valid ip configuration” and “Error 651: The modem(pr other connecting device) has reported an error.” How to reoslve the problem? Continue reading
My desktop computer was running Windows 8 Pro and I have updated to Windows 8.1 Preview successfully. However, I am unable to get LAN connection all the time except WiFi. I open Control Panel to enable my realtek Ethernet Network Adapter, but it keeps disabling. I restart the PC, it works only for two hours to access internet, but then it immediately becomes corrupted with limited connection. Continue reading
I have got a shiny Apple USB Ethernet Adapter from my friends and he said that it work just fine with MacBook. Now I would like to use it on my tablet. When I plugged it in my Microsoft Surface Pro via usb port, the system recognize it in Device Manager but lacks of related drivers to be working. How can I fix the problem on Windows 7/8 64-bit computer? Continue reading
To connect to a wired network in our office, I bought the USB Ethernet adapter for my Surface Pro tablet from the Microsoft store. When I plugged in the Adapter and network cable, it just states “No Driver Available” message and the Windows 8 doesn’t find any driver automatically to install. How can I solve the issues? Continue reading
If you have a Surface Pro or Windows 8 tablet, sometime you might need to connect to a wired network to access internet without using Wireless. USB ethernet adapter will do the trick. Continue reading