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Linda McLerie September 8, Thank you so much for this information. Nicole June 14, Thanks so much. I was going crazy trying to figure it out! Kat moran April 11, Fixed it. Dexxas January 29, Solved For me network settings go to Hardware change Mac address configuration from manual To automatic. Kontolmu January 23, Not worked for me. X December 5, Arty August 17, S August 8, Not working here either.

Oki June 23, Thank you!!!!!!! It worked. Simona November 16, Tried as advised, not working. Nicolas Fournier Lacombe May 3, Leah c March 9, I have the same issue!

How To Fix Common Connection Wi-Fi Issue: Self-assigned IP on MacBook

Alin April 30, Hernan June 29, LG G8 ThinQ: Features, release date, specs, price, rumors, and news. Looking for the best smart TVs? The gotcha here is that 1 and 3 usually only happens on systems that aren't smart enough check and see if the WIFI connection has accepted the password and OK'd it. On some systems and with some older encryption like WEP, as long as the passcode matched the length of the password required, it would let you connect or rather it would show you connected but with limited connectivity.

This is the state that tends to trick people into thinking they have a good WIFI connection to the network, but something else is wrong, when in fact, they DO NOT have a working connection to the network even at the base security layer before the TCP stack even begins binding. Once this is done, you reconnect to the network and make sure that you're tying in the usually case sensitive password as it's given to you.

If that still doesn't work, then test with another device.

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If that device works, then you're still making a clarical mistake on the password on your previous device or that device has other network issues. Pretty much all these will require you to probably talk to whomever manages that WIFI network if you still want to connect to it. Apr 14, 1: This worked for me, similar problem. It's most helpful to know that the "self-assigned IP" error is misleading.

Clients 'randomly' assigned self-assigned IP address

Key piece of info here was suggesting a clerical mistake in entering the password. I didn't type it in, but copied and pasted - that was the cause of my problem. Typing it in carefully solved everything. You're welcome. You'd be surprised how many times people have asked me to fix their issue with not being able to connect to a WIFI network in the office or somewhere else and People always deny that until I type it in from their info they provide and it works fine.

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