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I have a Dell Inspiron 6000 w/ window xp. I show my wireless connection on the signal is excellent but when i click internet explorer its says its connect to internet - i dont have working offline clicked / i also launched network diagnostics and nothing . any suggestions

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Try connecting to another wireless connection... if it connects to another connection and you get to the internet, then it is something with your wireless router or modem. Your PC can "see" a wireless connection, so it is NOT PC hardware.

It sounds like you can connect to the router, but cannot go through the router to get to the internet. Probably a simple issue with your modem or router. Try power cycling the modem, and power cycling the router. Then restart your PC and try connecting again.

If all that fails, try installing Mozilla Firefox and see if that will get out to the internet. It may be a problem with Internet Explorer.

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1:Update the driver from the device manager
2:Configure windows to setup wireles connection
To do this go to contron pannel>network connection>wireles connection properties>second tab for wireles connection >check the box to use windows to configure wireles

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Reset whatever wireless device you are connecting to, it may be as simple as that.

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Hello there:
first when you see the wireless network available click on the network and then when it says connected then you will be able to connect to the web also make sure that the network that ytou are tryingto cnnect to is not a security enabled network otherwise you will have to have the security networks passcode ok?
best regards michael

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