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I HAVE A ROUTER SET UP ON MY PC THE INTERNET WORKS ON THE PC. MY LAPTOP WITH BUILT IN WIRELESS CAN DETECT THE ROUTER AND WILL CONNECT BUT WILL NOT CONNECT TO THE INTERNET IT STATES NO INTERNET ACCESS. CHECKED AND THE LAPTOP CONNECTS IN OTHER WIFI AREAS. IKNOW IT IS THE SET UP ON MY PC BUT DON'T KNOW HOW. I ALSO HAVE TO USE A DONGLE TO MAKE MY PC WIRELESS PLEASE HELP TRIED LOTS OF THINGS BUT NOT THE RIGHT THINGS ID DID WORK ONCE. WHEN I DO IPCONFIG ON THE PC AND LAPTOP IT SHOWS AS MEDIA DISCONNECTED

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Dear friend i can understand how frustrating that would be.... please follow this and set up your router accordingly....
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