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The WPA thing is set right. Yet, it still says that the wireless connection with the router is "Excellent." I am ready to throw this thing out the window. ipconfig/all output:E:\Documents and Settings\David>ipconfig/allWindows IP Configuration Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : david-ee8ad9b80 Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . My name is Aseem Kishore and I work as a Systems Analyst in Dallas, TX. http://realink.org/solved-xp/solved-xp-fails-to-connect.html

Report littlegogi- Oct 19, 2008 at 01:57 AM I am having the same problem with AT&T after I recently purchased an emachine with Windows Vista. Still no luck. I'll go through the list of tips on other sites and look on some technical forums. gsorelo says: 6 years ago Method 1, fix number one, worked for me, too!!! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-9657-can-t-connect-to-internet

Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Have little time to do so and i cant remember using wifi in the days when i had windows xp installed on my home desktop...so no experience with doing it. my laptop works very much fine with Wifi in office and at my sister's home but wifi doesnt work in my home at all. Mrinmoy says: 8 years ago Hi Aseem, Thanks for the wonderful article.

damn for 2 hours I have been searching the net!! Reboot the computer. Thanks a lot!!! sarah says: 8 years ago You saved me!

and change the password(or delete the record that maches ur ssid) "xxxx" hope this helps dukevyner, Apr 30, 2012 #4 TerryNet Terry Moderator Joined: Mar 23, 2005 Messages: 72,822 any You can quickly tell if this is the case by simple resetting the wireless router to default factory settings. Yes ethernet works. Discover More or Donate to help keep the site up!

Does the adapter support WPA2? Did your techie follow the Vista approach correctly; there are three levels of approach...http://tinyurl.com/o6s4fk9It is also possible purchase a genuine Gateway supplied recovery disk set (3 disks in all from what Thanks!!!! What a frustrating problem.

so it doesn't die and is not fixed to one computer only.Incidentally - how olde is this laptop; and did it come with other than windows -7 originally? http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f135/solved-cant-connect-to-router-162119.html I use a Dlink DI542 router. I am using an HP with Windows 7 installed on it. It could, for example have been set to WPA in the past but your network is now set for WPA or WPA2.Always pop back and let us know the outcome -

which did have me wondering...What happens when you try to use the recovery disk - which I presume is either a cd or a dvd (likely the latter)? this page Password is correct. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Good clues. But why cant I. 1.

Jon says: 7 years ago Thanks! I used the netsh command and before the reboot I also scanned the system using spybot which cleaned a few nasties. Report • Related Solutions› laptop wireless won't connect to internet › [Solved] My enthernet port isn't detecting any cables i insert › [Solved] Downgraded to Windows 7 now Laptop not detecting get redirected here you may be looking at least at re-installation with an OEM disk; or a new(er) system?Knowing what the error messages were/are when you try to use the recovery disc, which came

Networks ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win NT Win Me Win 2000 Win 2012 Win 2008 Win 2003 Win 3.1 E-Home Office Regards, Don Report GRADY24› chapin - Jan 10, 2010 at 05:48 PM THANK YOU SO MUCH AFTER HOURS OF TECH SUPPORRT AND NORTON 360 INSTALL AND UNINSTALL IT COULDNT USE SYSTEM The WLAN switch was turned off somehow by accident.

For me Method 1 allowed me to connect to the Internet again!

Equally not uncommon to have an isp to be very quick to say "their kit and services are OK, and the problem is with he computer...Re' using a flash drive for I rebooted both machines to make sure it took before i re-enterred password. As far as your Internet connectivity, through another computer download and burn a copy of the Winsock XP Fix utility to run and repair your winsock file, update your network card Click here to join today!

Thank you, thank you, and thank you. I have 2 laptops connected with vista and 1 xp pro machine and these all connect no problem. An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. useful reference Thanks a million.

or Donate to help keep the site up! Why is my upload speed so slow? Staff Online Now etaf Moderator valis Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Internet & Networking > Networking > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members This worked after trying a million other things.

So simple, and lots of experts (?) complicate our life so much. A factory reset/restore erases "all" files created after you first start using the computer; which means all your personal "stuff" would be lost. Firefox and IE would start OK but would give the "page not load" (or whatever) error. That should solve all your problems.

All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. If it wasn't for the trogan I could of went back to factory default and it wouldn't of cost me anything. dlsayremn, May 8, 2012 #9 dlsayremn Joined: Feb 9, 2008 Messages: 1,862 Found this finally. I was going to list the networking services, but I didn't get around to that step yet. __________________ If TSF has helped you, Tell us about it!

I replaced the network adapter with a pci network adapter it alls well. 09-08-2009, 01:43 PM #6 Old Rich AdministratorMicrosoft MVPTeam Manager - Networking - Microsoft Support - Hardware Report • Related Solutions› Can't connect Windows XP laptop to rehab center Wifi network › Can't access Routerlogin.net with netgear router › [Solved] Can't connect via P2P with a specific friend/vice Thanks! On the other hand, if you have a problem with your laptop connectivity, it’s much harder to solve!

Grateful Jo says: 6 years ago Thank you so much for this! Thank you very much. I'd never heard of the TCP/IP stack before.