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I have 2 computers. I can connect to the internet wirelessly with the XP one through a Netgear router. My HP Touchsmart,Vista Home Premium, purchased recently,will connect through an Ethernet cable, but NOT wireless. It has a built in card adapter which for some reason is not found by the router.

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Chk if the network adaptor is installed corrctly install in you device manager if it is then reinstall the drivers and chk the new zero configuration is on in services.msc if its off you will not be able to connect to the internet


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Are you sure that your PC has a built in wireless function and not just a regular modem ??

If you just have a modem you will need to purchase a USB wireless interface the link below will take you to one perfectly compatible with your router.

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/60014

Good luck ;)

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Posted on Dec 02, 2008

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