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Wired LAN I have been given an Acer Travelmate C100. I would like to connect to the internet at home using my wired LAN. I cannot get the tablet to recognize a wired LAN connection. I downloaded the LAN driver file from ACER but installing it is of no help. All that the tablet recognizes is the wireless connection. Any ideas? ACER says the tablet is too old for other support. I'm running Windows XP.

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  • blrdck Jan 30, 2008

    Thanks for the idea of a usb ethernet adapter. I am trying to get the built-in card to trigger. I have checked device manager and a LAN does not appear as an option. How do I check the bios? Thanks.

  • blrdck Jan 30, 2008

    I figured out how to get to the bios and the card was not enabled. I enabled it and it works fine. Thank you very much

  • Anonymous Feb 05, 2009

    I have Travel Mate c100 and it is not working on broad band. Please try to help me

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I had the same problem and it checked everything. The solultion is very simple and costs nothing. Essentially, The Travelmate C100 cannot have the wireless Lan and the Lan (cable version) running at the same time and you have to switch between them. To do this:

1. On start up at Acer screen press F2.
2. Dialog box opens - scroll down to Lans.
3. You will see one is enabled, the other disabled. Enable the one you want (using the arrows on key pad) - which will automatically disable the other.
4. Press Esc and start up as usual.

Done! No cost, but a bit of trouble...

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A usb ethernet adapter does not cost much and no troubleshooting needed.
I assume your trying to get your built-in card to trigger have you checked the bios to be certain it is enabled.
and go to control panel check the system device manager to see what it says about the ethernet.
does it show up under my network places and if it does is it bridged. Get properties on it.

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

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