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Hi, I have an IBM Thinkpad T42 from my office. I used to connect on the wireless network of my home without problem. Last week my computer has some probelem and the PC support of the company reinstalled the system. Since then i am facing some problem to connect on my wireless at home. After some minutes or hours of connection, my internet will stop all of a sudden. Although my computes shows that i am connected to the network, i can't have internet. Then i will have internet for an other 10 to 20 minutes if i restart my computer. Th same problem happen if i am using the cable to connect to my router. My flatmates are OK, they don't have any problem with their computers.

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When you connected to the internet via wireless, click start, click run, when box appears type CMD then press enter, when black screen appears, tupe in IPCONFIG then look for the word gateway below it will have a set of numbers at the side of it like 192.168.1.2 copy them down, next open the internet explorer and in the address bar type in the numbers with a dot in-between them three dots in total then press enter, your router settings will open up on screen, look for the wireless tab then have a look for what the time out settings are set for and change them for 99 minutes, sometime they are factory set for 10 min idle time then turn you off. When you have changed to 99 Mins apply / save changes then switch off the router only for 10 seconds then turn back on, then turn off your lap top and then restart it after 10 seconds,
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