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Wireless adapter gives limited websites

I have a desktop that connects to my cable internet through a wireless router and a wireless network adapter. I get an internet connection, but only to limited websites and sometimes pages freeze. I downloaded FireFox thinking it was an Internet Explorer problem, but I get the same results. I also brought the computer over next to the router to see if it was a distance issue, but encountered the same problems. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. The adapter is a Dynex Wireless G with up to 54 Mbps transfer and the router is a Linksys Wireless G. Thanks.

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  • littledebsca Dec 15, 2008

    Thanks for the advice. This didn't seem to be the problem. After more research, it looks like it may be that my usb ports aren't fast enough. Not sure yet. Any other advice would be appreciated.



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Hi debbie
the fact that your computer has internet access shows that your adapter and router is working well

the reason you may be denied access to certain websites may be because of feature called trusted sites in internt explorer

if you hav downloaded mozilla it would import setting from IE so trusted sites would remain

to disable this in ie go to tools>> internet options >>> connections >>> put it on accept all cookies and disable trusted sites

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