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Dell Inspiron 1150 laptop running Windows XP will not connect to wireless internet. Wireless Network Connection 2 shows Excellent and status indicates it is connected. This laptop use to connect to internet wirelessly. While bringing it to my house to fix, it did connect in Kansas City airport wirelessly.

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You wirless network might be protected by a WEP password which should be on the botom of the router

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By any chance, are you trying to use something other than Windows to manage the wireless adapter? If you are, remove it.

Now, Click on Start, right click on Network highlight properties, and click on manage network connections on the Tasks menu.
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If the above is clear, right click on the wireless and highlight Properties and left click so it brings up the Networking tab. Highlight IPv4 and click on Properties. Make sure the Obtain dots are ticked. That should work, since you are running unsecured.
If it already is, check the red X or if it isn't click OK and close down the box.

Now, back to where your Wireless card is showing, right click it and you have Disable, Connect/Disconnect, Status, Diagnose etc.

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When you get signal strength excellent than at that time goto command prompt by typing cmd in run window and than type the following command at prompt c:\ipconfig / all and this command will show you the status of your all wireless and NIC card ip address. So pls check that wheather u are getting the ip address in the wireless connection or not. and if you are not getting it than
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