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Laptop will not connect to the internet anymore.

My son's laptop (extensa 4420) will not connect to the internet anymore, it used to connect wirelessly, but now it will not anymore since he reinstalled windows vista onto the laptop. i bought the laptop from best buy, but it didnt come with anything neeed to connect wirelessly, the guys said that it was already installed in the laptop. so how do i reinstall or get it to connect wirelessly again. i tried to also hook up the ethernet cable and set it up that way, but it does not work. i have verizion actiontec modem/router. any help would be great.

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  • marmistheman Dec 13, 2008

    i am using a wifi connection. its a verizon actiontec modem/router. the operating system (windows vista) was already reinstalled, that is when the problem began and i could not get online again. even when i hook up the laptop directly to the modem with the ethernet cord, it still will not connect

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Are you using wifi connection, I mean wireless connection or you're hooking up to a LAN network or through a modem connection?  If all this connection wouldn't worked out anymore, try reinstalling your Operating System!

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