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Netgear wireless connection

I have recently changed computers, set up Netgear DSG834 router on vista pc - no problems, wireless adaptor (WG111v2) on XP computer.  The connection shows as excellent strength and connected.  When I start internet explorer it doesn't connect and I have to unplug the adaptor and reconnect it - this is obviously frustrating, any ideas?

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  • Nigel2007 Oct 24, 2007

    The problem is the connection cannot be made when I first switch on, I have to unplug the adaptor and reconnect then check that the 'Use windows to configure my wireless network settings' box is checked, then if the computer feels like it, it will connect.

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Check the wireless IP address on the XP computer. try to ping default gateway and see whether its giving succesfull reply, after that do ping yahoo.com and check successfull pinging. if it pings successfully the yahoo website , then you should go online.

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