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Im have trouble aquiring an ip address when I try to connect to my wireless router with my aspire 1 netbook. the router is a Netgear N 300 and I also have a dell laptop which has connected with no problems. The only way I can connect the netbook is wired. Ive spoke with my isp and after an hour on the phone uninstalling and reinstalling things the result is still the same. Any advice?

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Try to use wireless, see weather you can connect to the router page or not, if can means you LAN port of the netbook problem.
But make your LAN for ethernet is enable.

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