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Can not get my dsl internet to work

I recently installed a 2wire modem from att. I finally got my computer up and working. I than installed my lapstop to the system. Now I can not get my internet to open on my computer. It was working on the laptop. I called tech support but they tell me the firewall is stopping my computer from open the internet. I am ready to just send it back to att. Can you give me any thing to try?

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  • tanvierahmed
    tanvierahmed May 11, 2010

    are you sure its a DSL modem???

    How you conect it with your laptop??



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Make sure that your firewall settings on your computer is not too high, check also your browser settings make sure that VPN and automatic settings are off , try using safemode with networking

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