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My pc does not recognise my ethernet or moem or my wireless usb stick provider

Today i repartitioned my old windoews,home edition and installed windows proffessional xp but my pc does not recognise my pc providers connectionon ethernet or usb wireless dongle stick,ive checked the bios its booting ok but where you reset the time and date in bios it seems to be flickering on time and date,im having a problem with trying to get today,s date if you can help but is there anything to your knowledge you can help with that is first causing the time and date to flicker and set today,s date and secondly what could be causing this overall problem of no provider connection recogniced,please any solutions welcome soon,many thanks,note.ps tried ethernet and usb dongle on another pc they are working fine?

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    Alan Jones Oct 21, 2008

    about did i install a lan,all i do know is that i ised the 3g edge icon2 usb input stick which is active from my orange service provider previously on the same pc when i had home edition xp and the computer automaticly found the drivers to install it,but it does not now on windows professional so i not now really ure if the lan comes in to ply and have anything to do with it? thanks for aiding me i hope this extra infomation makes it easier ti congfigure.

  • Alan Jones
    Alan Jones Oct 22, 2008

    manithevics,after i posted the relevant infomation as you requested i did all of the instructed you advised me to install from my old spare stanby pc and your solution was 100% right and the original pc the best one ive got is now working excellent online,thank you so much for lending tiur expertize and time for my dillema and taking the time to help with my problem again,all the best,garnedd a happy surfer again.

  • Manikandan Hariharan
    Manikandan Hariharan May 11, 2010

    Did u install LAN driver??

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First of all what computer do you have???
That is bases for all the questions. You need to download all of the drivers (audio, video, Network card driver, chipset, and others). From the computer vendor (manufacturer).
For you get all that, you need a working computer, access the Internet and download all the drives and put it on a CD, installed on the computer you are working on. (Hopefully the CD reader is working).
Just reinstalling the operating system is only get you a clean hard drive new operating system and application not the motherboard setup and drivers you need to have the computer function as a computer.
In order for your modem communicate with the ISP , the network card must be configured to accept automatic IPS configuration. To do that, after you have the network card working (offline). Turn on the modem and connected the modem to the computer. The computer will automatically get the IP address from the IPS. you should be on line. Till then, good luck, and good fishing.

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