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Need help connecting my computer to the internet?

Hi, i got a problem with my computer not connecting to the internet? i try the network connection on control panel and did the new ip address and still didn't work? i'm lost!? and the little icon on the bottom of the screen where the two computer screen is, it has a yellow ball going side way, left to right? what is that mean? no connection? need help any answer will be great, thanks... oh, i'm running on window xp, if that helps...

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  • big4nine Nov 16, 2009

    ok, well you know when i look at the sent and recieve status. there a lock on top of the recieve, what is that mean? thanks

  • Babu Konduru May 11, 2010

    Set you TCP/IP to automatic and try. Make sure you have the correct DNS

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Have you downloaded the CD provided by your ISP in computer. If not do so and then try new internet connection.
Yellow ball going sideways that your computer is trying to search for internet connection.

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Hi,

First you have to restart your system after that login through administrator and check the connectivity ,,If still not connected then pls unplugged the LAN cable and plug it in LAN port again.If still not connect then double click on the LAN icon on the taskbar ,go to properties and check that sent and receive of data packets.If its any problem in sent receive data packets then problem with your IP Address.Pls confirm it by ISP provider and change it.

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