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Hp laptop dv6000 series won't recognise netgear wg111v2 wireless adaptor

I am having a problem connecting to the Internet through my netgear wireless adaptor. i have spoken to my ISP tech support and they advised that it was something to do with my HP laptop. I have a toshiba laptop as well that connected fine and I can access the internet through that. However my HP laptop is more powerful and I want to connect to online games. There is a default wireless network connection in control panel. When I type in the key (26 characters)via my ISP's connection disc for additional computers, it gets so far then brings up an error referring me to a security document on able to logon to the internet via dial up which I still have connected. I am running Trend micro penicllin security software for virus protection. How do I check if there is something blocking connections to NETgear? Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks

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Re: hp laptop dv6000 series won't recognise netgear...

You have a wireless router - correct ? how are you connecting the machines to the internet - please supply details..... i assume the HP laptop - DOES NOT have a built in wirless adapter - which may be conflicting .. have you loaded the driver for the wireless adapter on the HP machine. can you reply with details of the following start> control panel> system> hardware tab> device manager button> network adapters click on the + sign post backs whats there also any ! X or ? ------------- also post an ipconfig /all ipconfig /all TWO Methods to do that - some people have problems with ONE---- ONE --------------------------------- start run cmd ipconfig /all rightclick in the box select all enter control key + C key - to copy then reply here and control key + V to paste TWO ----------------------------------------------- Start, Run, CMD to open a DOS window and type: IPCONFIG /ALL >C:\RESULT.TXT Open C:\RESULT.TXT with Notepad and copy/paste the entire results here. --------------------------------- also download and run this software Free software to check signal strength of wireless is netstumbler 0.4.0 available for download from reply to what it finds

Posted on Apr 12, 2007

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