Welcome to the Forum Archive!

Years of conversation fill a ton of digital pages, and we've kept all of it accessible to browse or copy over. Whether you're looking for reveal articles for older champions, or the first time that Rammus rolled into an "OK" thread, or anything in between, you can find it here. When you're finished, check out the boards to join in the latest League of Legends discussions.

GO TO BOARDS


Lag issues on same ip

1
Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

Tychus

Junior Member

02-21-2011

So right now there's 4 people in my house all trying to play lol but we only have 3 different ip addresses. ordinarily we sit at about 100 ping each but as soon as we get 2 people using the same ip address we get huge (2k + latency) lag. Any ideas? (also it's not the "too many people using the internet" thing because we can play just about any other game fine without lag)


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

Eambo

Recruiter

02-21-2011

Why do two of you have the same IP? O.o

That's going to cause problems no matter what. You need to give one of them a different IP.

- Press Windows Key + R
- Type in "cmd" and press enter
- Type in "ipconfig /release"
- Let it run
Then type "ipconfig /renew"

If this doesn't work, you can try manually assigning an IP address to one of the computers: http://www.overclock.net/faqs/93129-how-manually-configure-ip-address-step.html


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

Tychus

Junior Member

02-21-2011

we all have seperate internal ip addresses but 2 people share 1 external ip address


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

Anartia

Member

02-21-2011

I have a good idea....that fixed mine. Are you using skype?! If you are.... have everyone update it. ... I realized last night when I switched skype calls that my lag went away. The host of my call wasn't updated on skype and for some reason it was causing me to lag out. ...


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

zNei

Junior Member

07-21-2011

i have the same problem, in my home, my brother and i play lol, but for some reason when we play in the same game start the lag, but if we play in diferent games 0 lag, good ping and stuff.

This is only with lol, because we also play L2 with 3 account each of us and not laggin issues.

I hope someone can help me.


1