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Laptop computer and wireless router problem

I have a Linksys Wireless-G router and I am using a Dynex wireless-G adapter. The laptop is a Toshiba Satellite.
I installed the wireless connection with no problem and was able to surf the internet. As soon as somebody logged off and logged in as a different user the internet connection was lost. I had to go through the whole process of establishing the wireless connection again. This also happens when the computer is shut off or the adapter is unplugged and plugged back in.

It appears that there was a Belkin adapter installed on the laptop at one time. It is not my computer so I will have to look at it again and make sure that it was uninstalled. Would that make a differenece?

I was at my wits end so I hope someone can help me. Also, I read somewhere online that the Dynex adapter is junk so maybe that is the problem. Would it be better to buy one of the more expensive notebook adapters?

Thanks for your time and consideration.

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Re-installed the driver of adapter and check the wireless zero configuration is start is start then off then on after then check and one more thing yuor firewall will be disable

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