Question about Toshiba Satellite Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Satellite c655d-s5200: will not display available wifi connections

I have dsl internet and bought a readynet wireless router for freedom of movement. The router shows to be active, I updated wireless adapter driver, it tests ok, double check FN/F8 is on, went to "connect to" in control panel and it shows a broadband connection says connecting thru WANminiport with error 651

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Toshiba Master
  • 22,727 Answers

The RAS PPPoE driver file "raspppoe.sys" found under c:\windows\system32\drivers folder seems to be the root cause of the problem. Fortunately, we can workaround the problem simply by renaming the original raspppoe.sys file to something like "raspppoe_orig.sys" copying a working file from a Windows Vista system.

Posted on Feb 12, 2014

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get 2 Free calls (no credit card required) and instant help on almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, appliances, handyman, and even pets).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
  • 78 Answers

SOURCE: wireless internet connection problem

Sound like you might benefit from ugrading your wireless drivers.

http://www.atheros.cz/download.php?atheros=AR5007&system=3

Posted on Jun 04, 2008

SOURCE: wireless connection problems

Yes!! I finally have a solution. On my wireless Acer Aspire 5720z. (From vista to XP) What I do? Ok. I download the vista-7.1.0.90-whql from the .ck page. With this one the Acer recognice the wireless but have problem with the installed driver. Then I download the xp32-7.6.0.239-whql, go to My Computer rigth click to properties, hardware tap, Click devive manager, on network adapter right click, Update driver and update with the xp32-7.6.0.239. That is all. Sorry for my bad English. Puerto Rico lo hace mejor!!!! Maury

Si finalmente encontre como resolver el problema de wireless the mi maquina Acer Aspire 5720Z. (de Vista a XP) que fue lo que hice. Fuy a la paguina que algunos hablan .ck y baje el programa comprimido vista-7.1.0.90-whql con este ella pudo ver el wireless pero tenia problemas con el driver entonces baje el xp32-7.6.0.239 le di update al driver y resuelto el problema. Gracias a todos los que alludaron de alguna manera o otra!!!

Posted on Nov 05, 2008

Silverblade
  • 173 Answers

SOURCE: wireless no longer works

1st Solution:
Check if the wi-fi card is properly installed under Device Manager. Go to Start then look for Control Panel on the right pane. Under Control Panel look for System and Maintenance and then click on Device Manager. Now under Device Manager look for Network Adapters and collapse or click the arrow next to it. Check if your wi-fi adapter is installed(10/100 or 10/1000 is your LAN adapter, wi-fi adapters usually indicates something like 802.11x(could be agn or g or b) or the word "wireless". If you don't see anything I mentioned above that means your computer is unable to detect any wi-fi adapters installed. Know if you found a wi-fi adapter but there is a yellow exclamation or question mark, all you have to do is re-install the drivers for your wi-fi adapter(you can download the drivers on the Compaq website for free.)

2nd Solution:
Check if the wi-fi is disabled or stopped, if you have a bulit in wi-fi adapter on your laptop they have a wi-fi switch on the side or near the function keys(F1, F2, F3 up to F12). Wi-fi button/switch will have a logo or marking of an antenna that has waves coming out of it and there is a LED light that will indicate if its on or off(for Comapaq laptops it's either a blue button at the front, near the function keys or at the front panel on the buttom edge.

If both fails then you may need to contact Compaq for further assistance.

Hope this will help you fixin the wi-fi problems on your laptop.

Regards

Posted on Nov 23, 2008

contest25
  • 115 Answers

SOURCE: Toshiba Satellite A200 Wireless Adapter Not Functional

http://www.csd.toshiba.com/cgi-bin/tais/support/jsp/askIris.jsp

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

  • 40 Answers

SOURCE: Not able to connect to internet, using wireless router (SKy),

One of the things that I have seen that might fix this problem is running a program called winsock fix. What this does it reset/rebuild your network config on your laptop. You will need to download this program from the other computer and then take it to the laptop via thumbdrive/cd. Here is the link. Hope it helps.
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/winsockxpfix.html

Posted on Apr 10, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My toshiba satellite C655D-S5200 isn't charging?


Your power cord may have shot its wad.
They are not expensive to replace--even order a spare if you are paying S & H anyhow.
More likely however is that you need a new battery. Those are a bit pricier!

Oct 16, 2012 | Toshiba Satellite C655d-s5200 Laptop...

1 Answer

How do i connect a wifi router to the dsl of my pc?


Your internet provider should have provided you with a modem (dsl modem) that will have a ethernet port which can be connected to a computer directly or a router to make internet available to multiple computers. Router usually comes with five ports one of them is WAN port (Wide Area Network) and other four are LAN ports (Local Area Network) The dsl modem should be connected to WAN port of your router and the LAN ports are use to connect to any computer with an ethernet cable. If the router has wireless capability you can use your laptop or smartphone to access internet wirelessly!

Sep 23, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I can not connect to the Internet. I have WiFi connection but can't do anything else


Plug your computer/laptop directly into router. Can you get to the Internet then?
If you CANNOT get to the internet when your computer is plugged into the router, reboot your router. If it doesn't have a power switch, unplug it. Leave it unplugged. Next, you need to figure out if you have another modem for DSL or Cable. If you do have another DSL or Cable modem, unplug that device to. After 5 minutes has elapsed for both devices being unpowered, plug in the DSL or Cable modem to the power source. Keep the router unplugged from power. After your DSL or Cable modem has powered up for 5 minutes, plug your router into the power source. Wait a few minutes. Reboot your computer/laptop. Try the wireless connection again.
If you CAN get to the internet when your computer is plugged into the router. Reboot your computer. Try to connect again. If you cannot connect after rebooting, make sure you are connecting to YOUR OWN wireless access point and not someone else's.
Do you have other computers/laptops/wifi devices that CAN/CANNOT connect to your wireless / access the Internet?

Jul 03, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Hello. I bought this modem with wi fi ,dsl router. How to set it to use this modem as a router.I want to connect my pc with lan cord & use wifi connection with my laptop and phones.


Turn DSL-router off.
Turn Actiontec off.
Turn computer off.

Connect:

* telephone-port in wall <--- 4-pin telephone wire --> DSL router

* Ethernet port on DSL-router <-- Ethernet cable --> WAN port on router

* One of the LAN ports on router <-- Ethernet cable --> network-port on your computer.

Turn DSL-router on, and wait for it to fully load, i.e., pattern of lamps becomes repeatable.

Turn Actiontec on, and wait for it to fully load, i.e., pattern of lamps becomes repeatable.

Turn computer on, and boot it.
Click Start
Click Run
Type CMD
Press Enter
Type IPCONFIG
Press Enter
Look for output like: Default Gateway....192.168.123.456
Start Internet Explorer
Type http://192.168.123.456 (or whatever numbers you saw)
Login to your router
Configure the wireless adapter inside the router
(enter an SSID, choose 'WPA' encryption, enter a password)
Disconnect the Ethernet cable from your computer
Click "View Available Wireless Networks",
and select the SSID that you provided.
Enter the password that you provided.

Oct 21, 2010 | Actiontec GT701WG Router (actiongt701wg)

2 Answers

Is there a way to hook into my dsl internet to get wifi


Does your DSL not have a wireless router? If not, you can certainly get one for cheap...walmart has Belkin/Netgear/ASUS wireless routers for about $40...the instructions are pretty straight-forward. It's a cheap and easy. let me know if you need assistance.

http://www.walmart.com/search/search-ng.do?search_constraint=0&ic=48_0&search_query=Router

Jul 19, 2010 | Dell Dimension 4700 PC Desktop

2 Answers

Asus PC 900 HD wifi connection failed?


check if the build in wifi finds your router/the home-WAN u already use(??)

turn over router, write down the WPA-nr (16 digits)

use logon program-tool provided with router or laptop,

if working, it should at least display some of the wifi-nets/hot-spots/WANs available at ur place,

then log onto your one, enter wpa-key(is password and for encrypting your connection)

choose defining ip-config using DHCP-standard/automatic ip-adressing,

a network-connection symbol may now pop up at lower right on the task bar :

and retry surfing.


good luck

Jun 18, 2009 | ASUS Eee PC 900 Notebook

1 Answer

Fixing own wifi to dsl modem


I suppose you need to connect the internet using WiFI and not cable DSL . Please follow the below steps.
You need to have a Wireless router in place and connect the DSL to the router , then u need to give an IP to the router.

Configure your laptop to the router device.

Mar 31, 2009 | EnGenius EOC-3220 (EOC3220)

2 Answers

Can I use my router just as a Wireless router with a DSL .


i doubt it will work. most times the cable companies give you a modem/router all in one box. the problem is there in no inbound connection to recieve an internet signal other than the cable cord connection. with the dsl modem you will need a seperate router. they cost around $40-50 on avg

Feb 05, 2009 | Arris SURFboard SBG900 Wireless Router...

1 Answer

Setting up Netgear Wireless-N router


try this plug up a line to laptop to modem to check to see if you can get connected if so then make sure you are on the same network and if so then call comcast to help you setup the laptop wireless settings in sound like the settings online doesn't have the laptop enable to accept the laptop

Dec 01, 2008 | NetGear WNDR3300 - RangeMax Dual Band...

3 Answers

Wireless connection


try go to www.linksys.com you can check a hundreds of variety routers and advices..

Goodluck!!!

Feb 07, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2276 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

63 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toshiba Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18402 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Are you a Toshiba Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...