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wifi obtaining IP then disconnects (in a cycle)

Discussion in 'Android General Discussions' started by iamjoe, Mar 7, 2011.

  1. iamjoe
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    I have a DROID 1 (not rooted) running 2.2.1

    I cannot connect to any wifi.

    When I enable wifi I get

    wifi scanning > obtaining IP address > then nothing > repeats the same process.

    Help!
    Thanks
    iamjoe
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    A) I'll assume your router is broadcasting and B) That you have allowed it to be discovered?

    Sounds like no available WiFi?
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    I have tried to connect to my work wifi and my home wifi. I have connected before. I recently reset my droid. Since then I re-entered my WEP key. Now I cannot get connected?
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    Hello, are you running a custom ROM by any chance?
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    no custom ROM. I am not rooted.Thanks
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    Might want to try another factory data reset if you just performed one before the glitch. I hope we can get this resolved
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    Take out your battery for 30 seconds, then bring your phone up. Let it sit there for a good two minutes, then try connecting again. I had the same problem as you when I had my droid.

    Good Luck.
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    and the winner is...

    Wuzz Ranger

    That did the trick. I turned off DROID > Took the battery out > waited 2+ minutes > then fired it up. Wifi connected.

    Thanks Homie!
    iamjoe
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    Glad you goit it fixed boss. Wifi can definently be a big advantage with wireless speeds over 3g speeds
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    Thank you.....thank you...I would like to thank the OG Droid for messing up at the specific times in my life when it did.....I would like to thank myself for dropping the Droid on accident countless times.

    On a serious note....glad it worked for you bra!
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