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Used laptop, no directions

Mom bought, came with outlet plug that's it. How do I get on internet, How do I install anything on it if I can't hook it up. HELP

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  • pudgge Jan 14, 2009

    I do have windows on it.

  • DEKR
    DEKR May 11, 2010

    Do you have windows installed on it

    and is wireless

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If you have wireless there should be an icon in your taskbar usually looks like a small tv
right click open view wireless connections if you see any connections on that page highlight then at bottom click connect
If you do not see any connections or says none are available on the same page left side you'll see refresh network list you may need to do this a few times
once there is a connection on the page highlight one of them and click connect.
Please let me know if this helped

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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Asuming you are knowledgable about hooking up broadband i will guess that you know for a fact the its a good connection on the broadband routers side and there is actuall internet access and the problem is with your laptop.

If so then make sure you have the right installs.

get into your start menu at the bottom left> hover over settings>click on network connections and wait for the window to open. Right click on " LOCAL AREA CONNECTION" and select properties.

The little box should open showing a scrollable menu and say " Local area connection Properties" at the top. Make sure in the list of installed Items, you have at least the TCP/IP internet protocal installed and add version 6.


Also you can try cycling the power to your internet broadband router. Hook up the laptop, turn it on and log in, If you have a router that you are using to branch off your broadband to several computers, then unplug, wait 30 seconds and polug back in and it should register. If you are plugging directly into the Broadband router, cycle the power on it the same way.

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