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I just bought an Acer Aspire One and cannot connect to my wireless Internet. I have had several conersations with the techs at Acer and I have spent nearly an hour with Verizon, even a 3-way convo with Acer. The network adapter seems to be the issue. Acer had me uninstall Windows 7 and then reinstall. Still nothing. The only way I can get Internet service is with the cable attached to the netbook, My desktop is usually attached by cable and stays in the office. The Acer will be located on a different floor of our house. Any ideas?

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Get into command prompt and type ipconfig and check the ip address. If ip address is 169. You need to reinstall the OS. Please display the model number of your laptop.

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You can try these things if haven't yet. Make sure the adapter is turned on. Find out if your wireless router is putting out a signal. In My Network Places network tasks run Windows setup wireless network wizard. In Network Connections right click the wireless adapter and see if it is enabled.

Posted on Jul 17, 2010

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