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No Internet My laptop has developed a problem where it will not connect to IE7 either wireless or hard wired. I tried System Restore and it will not restore to any earlier point.

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  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    I have my desktop connected to the same router and it is connecting. I checked the Device manager and it has no yellow or red markings. I have "pinged" several sites (Yahoo, Google, and Bellsouthnet) and the tests were successful. The modem also is clear but when running a test with the Bellsout Fast Access DSL Help Center software that came with my modem, it shows no modem detected. I'm lost!

  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    What does "re install city" mean?

  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    It was in a Clarification Request posted by WeListen2You. It is at the bottom of my post listed above. How are you going to get into my laptop if it won't connect to the net?

  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    I'm there Do I need to do anything else?

  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    Starting Support Session.... This has appeared twice. I clicked on manually download software.

  • houseofglass Oct 26, 2008

    Yes I am. Thank you. Do I need to go back in and reinstall my wireless connection?

  • A Womans Computer Man
    A Womans Computer Man May 11, 2010

    IE7 is buggy..and is interleaved with the o-s..so..re install city..me thinks..

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Hi,

You may try checking the network driver of your computer.

1. click start --- right click "My computer / Computer".

2. click Manager then look for device manager.

3. under device manager on the left column. Look for your network adapter if it has a yellow question mark or a red x mark.

Red X - disabled.(right click then select enable)
yellow mark - driver is not installed/corrutped (you need to install the driver online or from the cd that came with the computer)

4. Restart

Now, if the issue still the same. Try a different computer and check if you can connect to the internet. If the issue still the same. Call you Internet service provider to check on the connection.

Keep me posted.

Thanks.

Posted on Oct 26, 2008

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  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    Hi,

    If it's okay with you to take control of your computer. It will be a great help for me to troubleshoot the issue.

    Please go to this website.

    https://www.fastsupport.com/203153974

    Thanks.


  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    I am not sure. What does it mean.. Where did you get it? Did you click on the link i posted earlier?




  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    Hi,

    That's not a problem. Restart your computer. When your computer is restarting and you see the logo. keep on tapping (pressing it on/off) F8 until you see the message "boot advance option". select the option.. safe mode with networking. When you are already in safe mode.. you will see a prompt message. just click yes. then try to check the internet.

    when you are connected, login to this website.

    https://www.fastsupport.com/203153974

    enter the code 203 153 974.





  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    Can you tell me what is the message showing on the screen?

  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    Hi,

    I apologized. I lost the connection. I was able to see your screen but was not able to control because i need to restart my computer.

    Can we start with another session?

    https://www.fastsupport.com/328434376

    the code is 328 434 376


  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    Are you connected to the internet now?



  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    If you are still unable to connect to the internet try going back to safe mode with networking.

    Thanks


  • Jeff R
    Jeff R Oct 26, 2008

    That's great. Yes. you can reinstall your wireless connection. If you still need assistance. Just go back to the site..

    https://www.fastsupport.com/161850380

    161 850 380


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