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Excellent signal but not able get access online

Ive just brought dell inspiron 6400 w wireless 1390 wlan mini-card, ive entered the network key in correctly, disabled the firewall (heard it can cause probs to start with) and still l cant access the internet, says cant display page...any help would be appreciated....and if you can put it in layman's terms,not really comp literate...thanks in advance

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I always see if the wireless works withOUT the burden of the encryption. Half the time the key was wrong just to spite me. Then add in encryption after you've proved everything else works. Another not-so-funny thing is the function key RadioOff (blue function key + F2 I think) gets hit by accident sometimes and turns the radio off without telling you. You can see a msg in the Dell Wireless software on the..second tab I think, when this toggles off...--Jeb

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