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Loose network connection LN46C630

by bett77 / November 2, 2010 12:40 PM PDT

Hi,

I keep loosing the connection between my computer and my TV.
They are connected by a ethernet wire cross-over.
I tried connecting the computer directly to the TV and by wireless router (TV to router by ethernet wire cross-over, then router to my computer by ethernet normal wire.)
Everything I tried give me the same result, I watch a movie and then I got the message on my TV that it's deconnected.
I have Windows 7 home premium 64 bits and Share PC manager 4.2.
I tried reinstalling Share pc manager, same result.

Anyone has a solution?
Thanks.

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"They are connected by a ethernet wire cross-over."
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 2, 2010 2:32 PM PDT

That's not a standard setup. Too much can go wrong.

Try it like it's meant to be setup with a router. There was no need to use a CROSS OVER cable. A normal cable will do fine. I've lost count of how many times folk make their own cables. Are you doing that?
Bob

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Streaming
by jw650 / November 2, 2010 9:30 PM PDT

Check your windows power management. The disc may be powering down after no activity - I think that's the default setting. [Sometimes the streaming isn't seen as "activity" - maybe it only counts a "seek" at the start of an access.]

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Cross over cable and router
by bett77 / November 2, 2010 10:42 PM PDT

Hi,
I use a croos over cable because it's the only I have long enough to connect both.
On the web, I read that both cross over and "normal" can be use.
The cross over cable is not homemade.
What do you mean by:"Try it like it's meant to be setup with a router"?

Thanks.

Frank

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Power management
by bett77 / November 2, 2010 10:44 PM PDT

Hi,

It's not powering down, because I can be working on the computer when it lose the network connection.

Any other ideas?

Thanks.

Frank

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