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IE will not connect to internet

I have the D-link wireless card, it connects fine like it should, however my computer will not connect to the net. It show's connected on the task bar and it even is sending and received packets but IE will not pop up, it gives me the "this page cannot be displayed" it worked before but it just quit for some reason. HELP!!!

My wife uses a wifi connection to the router that I am also connected to at home. Her machine has recently come up with cannot connect to page message and also her email connection has failed. The machine says it has the home connection. My ethernet cable connection however is ok. Connecting her by ethernet does not fix the problem. I connected another machine to the router temporarily a day or so before and it worked fine. So what has happened to my wife's laptop. It had an Omniquad antivirus package which just went out of date. What can you suggest.

I have a similar problem; tried two cards D-Link and LinkSys. Both cards show a strong connection; high speed (Comcast cable) at the desktop that I am trying setup. Using XP Pro S2, etc. I can find available connections but when I open IE 7.0 it does not connect to the Internet. There is a weak attempt to connect but freezes - same when trying to connect to email. I have checked for firewalls, etc. Thinking it has to do with IE 7.0 and Outlook Express or AVG virus protection. With both cards and software, it keeps asking for the KEY number at each boot-up to connect; I have uninstalled/installed - same thing. Been around the circle a 100 change.

Hey thanks for the help...much appreciated.

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  • diadav Dec 20, 2007

    the router has been working fine until yesterday it started blocking outgoing E-Mail it will allow incomming E-Mail and access to the web had to disconnect it from my connection to the incomming cable.

    It now works fine without the wireless router in the line.



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First I am not connected with the product that I am recomending in any way shape or form.

On a wired PC download Network Magic (the free version is all you will need). Burn a CD with it and install on the laptop. Bring up Network Magic and use it to connect to the network. If it can not find the network, run Network Magic on your wired PC and bring up the Network Map and look to see if you can see your router on the network. Log into the router and start by reseting the wireless.

I use this product on all my laptops and desktops it makes networking simple.

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