Change the protection mode of your computer in the network.

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by needforspeed, Oct 12, 2011.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. needforspeed

    needforspeed Registered Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    5
    Sometimes when I connect to the internet with the laptop. The "Change the protection mode" message comes up and it has an IP of 169.254.188.0? Where does this IP come from? Thanks. I have the version 5.
     
  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2002
    Posts:
    14,408
    It's the current IP address of your NIC.
     
  3. needforspeed

    needforspeed Registered Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    5
    How do I find the IP of the NIC on Windows 7?
     
  4. xxJackxx

    xxJackxx Registered Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2008
    Posts:
    4,563
    Location:
    USA
    From a command prompt:
    ipconfig /all
     
  5. needforspeed

    needforspeed Registered Member

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    5
    I think its meant to be 192.168.1.0 255.255.255.0?
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.