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Unable to actually connect to the internet?

I have a 2wire 1800HG wireless router that I am using through an ethernet internet connection. It works just fine with my desktop computer but when I connect the wireless connection on my laptop it connects just fine but doesn't is like it isn't actually connected to the internet because it won't let me do anything on the internet in any different programs. I was thinking that it could be the wireless card but my computer works just fine on other wireless networks elsewhere. Please help. Thanks.

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Have you tried restarting your router? If not, try unplugging the ac power from the router, wait 30 seconds, and plug it back in. That will usually take care of this problem. If that doesn't work, you can try going into "manage your wireless connections", delete your wireless network from the list, then reconnect to your network.

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