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Have my desktop connected wireless 2-wire 2701HG-B. works fine. trying to hook up a laptop. shows to be connected but will not connect to the internet. any suggestions?

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Check settings in comp and router.

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Make sure the printer has a static IP address for your local LAN, which should be in the 192.168.X.X scope, or the printer will change IP addresses every time it resets and that will cause you to lose connection to it from the laptop.

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