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THE internet is coming up internet explorer can not be connected, when it's wireless. we can plug it in and then the internet comes up.

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    Jeffrey Pemberton May 11, 2010

    What router are you using, make and model please? Also what wireless card are you using?

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You have to configure your wireless modem (wep/wpa) so that your laptop can connect to the internet. the reason why you cannot connect in the internet thru wireless is that the connection between the modem and the laptop has not been established. so, try to establish the connection between your laptop and the modem.

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Cannot connect to the internet with pc, can connect with my laptop wireless. using windows vista but niether internet explorer or mozilla firefox can connect.


First check your network adapter settings )make sure that it is set to 'obtain ip address automatically'). In network and sharing center, make sure that you are not using a public network. Also, in control panel, internet options on the connections tab, make sure that use a proxy server is not checked in LAN Settings.

Sep 14, 2014 | HP PC Desktops

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Computer will not connect to the internet


This happens often to my wireless router. I just unplug it and plug it back in again. That has worked for me many times

Nov 17, 2012 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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I have a dell optiplex gx520,it is hooked up to wireless connection and it's showing that the signal is good,but IE won't let us view webpage......


can you check if have a valild IP address?

1. Start > RUN > type in "cmd"
2. On the command prompt windows (black DOS window),
> type "ipconfig" > hit Enter
> you should have a valid IP address (something like 192.168.x.x)
• if yes, then try to ping a website
• if no, (you should see somthing like 169.254.x.x), check your wireless settings again.
**good signal doesnt mean that you are connected, it could be a conflict with wireless encryptions too..**
3. to perform PING
> on the CMD screen (back DOS based window), type "ping (space) google.com"
> you should see ping statistics, something like "packets sent=4 received=4 lost=0"
• if 0% lost > your connected to the internet
• if 100% lost > you have no connection
> again check your wireless again
4. If you can Ping and you can't still view webpages using IE here's what I suggest
• Optimize your browser
-delete temporary internet files and cookies
4a.1 Open Internet Explorer
4a.2 Click "Tools" (the icon that looks ike a cogwheel / gear; usually at the upper right corner of internet explorer)
4a.3 Click "Internet Options"
4a.3 Click "Delete" under the General Tab Screen
4a.4 Restart Internet Explorer
• Reset Internet Explorer to factory settings
4b.1 Open Internet Explorer
4b.2 Click "Tools" (the icon that looks ike a cogwheel / gear; usually at the upper right corner of internet explorer)
4b.3 Click "Internet Options"
4b.4 Click on the "Advanced" tab
4b.5 Click on "RESET"
4b.6 Restart Internet Explorer

Hopes this Helps

Aug 09, 2011 | PC Desktops

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I just purchased my first laptop...and do not like the touchpad...I want a wireless mouse...can I use a wireless mouse without being connected to wireless...in other words can I use a wireless mouse while...


Yes, the mouse most likely uses Bluetooth to communicate with your laptop and is independent of your wired/wireless connection to the internet. The mouse should have come with an adapter that plugs into one of your USB ports. Plug it in and once the drivers load (automatically), your new wireless mouse should be working!

Sep 08, 2010 | PC Desktops

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Wireless don't work,I can only use internet explorer when ethernet is plugged in.I have good signal from my server box in either way. [ airmax 101


first of all change your wireless settings again.if it`s vista choose WPA,if it`s xp choose WEP.Try the channels from 3,6,9,11(and 13 if it`s available depends on your country).disable MAC security if it`s on. try connecting now.try to use internet.if not then goto start - run - .cmd - enter..type ipconfig.ping the default gateway,if successful then ping 4.2.2.2 ,if successful then ping www.yahoo.com.all ping statistics should say sent = 4,received = 4,lost = 0.if not u need to disable all securities like firewall and antivirus.update adapter`s driver & router`s firmware.provide fixed IP under wireless network connection and DNS server address should be 4.2.2.2 & 4.2.2.3. restart your computer it should work.if it doesn`t then change ur wireless settings again and connect without security.
come back for more advance steps if it doesn`t work.also provide model of router. Thanks..

May 27, 2009 | Acer PC Desktops

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INTERNET EXPLORER CANNOT FIND THE WEBPAGE


Hi there.
Reset the modem and the wireless router by disconnecting the power for 30-60 seconds, then plug them back in again wait 2 mins and then try to reconnect to the internet.
Please post back if have no joy.

Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!!

May 11, 2009 | HP Pavilion a614n PC Desktop

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Problems with Internet connections abroad via hotel provided username and password


do one thing go to the control panel open internet option then go to connection, delete all the existing connection if there are, then click on add select the wifi and follow the instructions that comes

Nov 10, 2008 | PC Desktops

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I have laptop with XP PRO and have AOL as my main source of internet in the UK. I am currently in Cyprus and the hotel has provided me with Username and password to access their internet.My wireless...


Sometimes other programs, such as Firefox and AOL, can accidentally be set to your default internet browser. This is how to change it back to Internet Explorer on Windows XP.
[edit] Steps
  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. Go to Tools > Internet Options
  3. Click to the Programs tab
  4. Click Reset Web Settings
  5. When the pop-up menu comes up, select Yes.
  6. Another method that does reset all your other options:
  7. Open Control Panel and double-click Internet Options.
  8. Click the Programs tab.
  9. Click to select the Internet Explorer should check to see whether it is the default browser check box.
  10. Click OK.
  11. Start Internet Explorer and when you are prompted to make it the default browser, click Yes.

Nov 05, 2008 | PC Desktops

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Hi there,have just got D-Link wireless router.Have connected to internet ok but cannot set up the wireless bit (a bit thick me, not very technically minded).The wizards tells me to enter 192.168.0.1 in...


hi u just connect d-link wireless router for lan cable for computer than u explore ther internet explore u asgin ip 192.168.1.1 than comes login screen username admin password password than enter than option wireless router u asgin SSID Name Than SSID Password ok than exit than right click network places properties than wireless icon double click than u configure u asgin SSID Username SSID Password than ok

Sep 05, 2008 | PC Desktops

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Internet Explorer cannot display the web page


Could be a vista compatibility problem.
check Linksys website for updated driver and or connection manager.

check that you still have permission in firewall.

remove the software of the usb wireless adapter,reboot ,then re install.

just a couple of thoughts
good luck
Terry

Mar 26, 2008 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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