Question about IBM ThinkCentre S50 8183 - P4 3 GHz (8183D9U) PC Desktop

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Help me connect

Explain to me what i must do in order to connect to att internet with this model it has no icon for this type of connection

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  • davissmith20 Jan 01, 2009

    Joed911, This IBM 8183 Intel 4 Desktop Computer is not shared by other computers. This computer has been connected to peoplepc online. Now I'm trying to Get att dsl fastaccess hooked up. While hooking this up I encounterd a problem and was transfered to the tech department. The reason I am unable to connect is because under device manager, there are no network adaptors icon available. Like no ethernet adaptor. What should I do. Even the tech which I paid 75.00 to doesn't even know>!!!???

  • mircenaj May 11, 2010

    What is the model number of the router/modem that you are trying to connect to. You need to install the driver for that.

  • JDTec
    JDTec May 11, 2010

    Do you have the internet working on other computers? Or is this a new install on this PC?

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Look in the control panel and check for the network adapter. You will probably find that it is exclamated or red X'd out. If so, you need to download the driver and reinstall it. You will find the driver on this IBM page:

http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-50535.html

Click on this link or copy and paste the complete link into your browser.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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