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Running windows xp.local area connection says network cable unplugged.Thats not the case,all cables connected. local area connection 2 says limited or no connectivity

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On local area connection 2, right click and goto properties. Now scroll down to the 'internet protocol version 4' or 'tcp/ip' and click properties again.

Make sure that everything is set to automatic if it is not. If you have a router than the router may refuse a connection attempt from your PC if it is not setup to assign DHCP address. If this is the case then you will have to setup a address manually.

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