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My laptop indicates that I am connected to my home wireless network. However, when launching IE, I only receive message that I am not connected to the internet.

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Try a direct connection with the modem and check whether you are able to go online.If not then its your modems issue contact your isp or if it works with the modem then check the ip address of the computer and also the internet port address it should not be 0.0.0.0 if it is so your modem is not giving the public ip to connect to internet.If its a dynamic modem do a mac spoof.steps open the netgear smart wizard page.
click on basic settings under setup menu and in that window in the router mac address select "use computer mac address "option and click on apply.Now click on router status under maintenance menu and check the ip address in internet port(it should not be 0.0.0.0) and in lan port(eg 192.168.1.2 or 192.168.0.2).If you get all these correct then it can be browser issue delete temporary files and cookies or try with different browser.Hope this will help u.Rate me if i have hepled you.Thank you



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