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CONNECTING TO THE INTERNET

Hello I have called my service internet and they said it could be my network card---- I am connected to the internet then I am not then I am then not sometimes I be disconnect for hrs I have tried everything my internet service told me but still problems so could it be my network card and -- I am computer challenge so where is the darn thing in my computer thanks

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  • eddie_suiter Aug 15, 2008

    Same as the person described. I just went from Comcast HS Internet to Verizon Fios. At first they gave me a bad router. Now I have a new router and it worked for ahile.
    The Verizon Tech came out and performed some analysis and says it is the NIC Card. It worked initially and then some how it got into a disabled state and then I needed to enable it. It does this several times a day. Is it the NIC Card??


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If your computer is running kind of sluggish, you can fix it with an easy clean up of your registry. Here's a link to a free scan that works well:
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I've used this one and it sped up my computer by quite a bit. Hopefully this helps.

Posted on May 06, 2008

A good registry scanner can clean up a lot of problems with your computer. Here's a link to a good free one:
www.your-free-info.com/RegCure
I've used this one and it sped up my computer by quite a bit. Hopefully this helps.

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What toaster001 said is correct. Also, do you have a router? This may also be the cause of your issues. If you have one, try plugging straight into the box (modem) provided by your internet provider. If you don't have the connectivity issue any longer then it may be your router.

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Thank you for your help just open my email today I will try what you said --my card thing is on board so thanks again

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Your network card or NIC is located inside your case in one of the PCI slots. It ic possible that your Network interface is built into your motherboard. Easiest way to tell which you have is to look at the back of your P.C. If your Internet line connects to your P.C. up by your usb ports then it's most likely on *********** board. If its lower in one of the the horizontal slots then it a separate card. In either case buying a new card and installing it may fix your problem. If you P.C. is under warranty take it to where you bought it and let them fix it. Installing the card is easy.

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