If your network does not include a DHCP server or it is disabled (typically, these are built in to most modern ADSL/cable modems or routers), you may need to configure your network settings manually.
Before you start, you will need to determine the network settings for your network.
You will need to find out the following information from your router's settings or another computer connected to the network:
255.255.255.0), but it should not already be used by another computer. However, avoid
x.x.x.255as the last address ...