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My router will not connect to the internet

If i connect my router to my laptop with the ethernet cable it works fine but as soon as i want to go wireless i cannot connect to the internet. The laptop connects to the router but says locally connected but will be locally and internet connected whent the ethernet cable is in the laptop. What am I doing wrong?

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  • sugartrix May 22, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem as Amanda. I can connect to the internet as long as I connect directly from the modem to my laptop, but once I run the cable from the modem to the router, I lose the connection. This is not a new connection. It has been working and suddenly it does not.

  • Anonymous May 25, 2008

    same as above

  • Anonymous May 26, 2008

    i want to connect my netgear router to the internet but iam have a promblem geting start can you walk me into it please

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The laptop may not have the correct wireless settings same as the router.

What is the Operating system of your laptop and does it have a builtin card?

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