Cannot connect to Internet after connecting directly via Plugable adapter


#1

My ISP gives me a direct Ethernet cable line

  • I used to connect that cable to my LinkSys router and the router used to login to my ISP’s network using PPoE and then I had few LAN cables coming out and it has WiFi.
  • I used to connect to my MacBook Air via WiFi
  • Now, once I connected to the Internet using Plugable ESB2-E100. Internet worked just fine.
  • But when I tried again to connect via router I was not able to connect to my ISP. I was not able to access the Internet.
  • But I can still connect via Plugable directly.

Please let me know how to solve this problem. My ISP gave up saying I can access Internet so they are out of it.


#2

Solved it!

I just had to log out of the session on my Mac(I had to log in via browser to access Internet whenever I connected directly to ISP’s cable) while still connected to the Internet via Plugable and then insert the ISP’s LAN cable to my router.


#3

Hi Amar,

Thanks for posting here! Glad to know that the issue is resolved. If you ever need any help or information regarding any of our products, please do feel free to shoot us an email at support@plugable.com. We are here to help!

Regards,
Roze


#4