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Connect your Apple Mac to the Spectrum internet using Ethernet

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Most people who sign up for Spectrum internet connection and use Apple Mac computers are often confused if they can use the internet on their laptops. If you have already signed up for Spectrum internet connection, you can always contact Spectrum customer service department to ask them about any query or issue that you are facing. Spectrum customer service is a 24/7 available option for all users.

However, if you want to save your time and use your internet as soon as possible, we will help you with that. In this article, you will find the process to use an internet connection on your Mac by following some simple guidelines.

You can simply use Ethernet to connect internet on your laptop. You can either use an Ethernet network or a DSL connection. With an Ethernet connection like Spectrum internet, make sure that your modem is plugged in properly.

Simply follow these simple steps to connect your internet with your laptop which are mentioned below.

  • You will need anything net cable to connect your computer Ethernet port with an internet modem or a router.  If you don’t have an Ethernet port on your laptop you can also use a USB to connect it with your internet.
  • This simple connectivity should allow you to connect with your internet service, but if due to any reason you cannot use your internet, then you can follow the simple steps to make it work.
  • On your Mac laptop, toolsmenu, click on system preferences, and then click on Network.
  • Ethernet option will be showing on the left side, select that.
  • Select the configure IPv4 menu and select the configuration method suggested by Spectrum.
  • Use DHCP:  you need to choose this option if you find an IP address from Spectrum.
  • Click the Advanced option, click on the DNS option and then click on the add button, that will appear on the DNS server, then you will enter the IP address provided by spectrum internet.
  • Now you will click OK to make the settings active for the Ethernet internet service

What if I still face issues with my internet connection?

Firstly you need to follow all the instructions that we have provided in this article to see if your Internet start working fine or not.  Do not give up on the first go, you can try it toys to see if it starts working fine or not.  However, if you still face issues with your internet connection, you can try another way.

Simply log on or visit the official Apple website and find out the way to connect Ethernet internet with your laptop.

You can also find some tutorials on YouTube and follow the instructions that are provided by professionals, which will help you to connect your internet with Mac.

Every internet service provider offers customer support like spectrum internet,  which will assist you when you face issues with your internet connection. You can simply contact the customer service department, and tell them that you are facing trouble in connecting your internet, so they will help you throughout the process.

Some important things to keep in mind

When you want to connect internet, and you are eager to do that you often ignore a few simple things that can cause trouble.   Make sure that your modem is working fine and there is no issue from the back end.

You can check if your internet is working fine by connecting your Wi-Fi with your mobile phone, just to make sure that there is no issue with the internet connection.  By being a little careful, you can avoid hurdles.  Sometimes you follow the process right, but the issue is only with the modem.  However, if everything is working fine, you can make your internetwork.

Wrapping up

You can use your Spectrum internet on your Apple devices, or laptop very easily by following the simple process that we have mentioned in this article.

About the author



Being in love with the tech world, Govind joined the technology world in 2015 and started writing about tech stuff (mobile, PC, games, other gadgets). He loves playing games, travelling, photography and sharing the latest news & updates about every Apple products (iPhone, iPad, Mac, etc.).

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