Question about IBM NetVista PC Desktop

1 Answer

Connecting to the internet

Hi there i have set up my netgear and eveything seems to be working except the final stage of connecting to the internet...i have broadband on a pc downstairs and only want to connect wirelessly with one laptop what have i done wrong ..

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 336 Answers

Install the wireless adapter to the laptop and then search for wireless connections. Find yours and connect. If this is not what you are having trouble with, or this did not solve your problem Tell me and I will give you other troubleshooting tips.

Hope This Helps
All The Best,
RCF

Posted on May 29, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have broadband with a wireless router but it wont connect without an ethernet cable, I cannot seem to find a wifi driver on the pc to enable me to use my wireless router


As you have mentioned that you have a desktop PC . So you need a wifi lan card to access the wireless router. Then you can access the internet through your wifi router. You can buy a wifi lan card for the same and go for Netgear GA311 for the same. Hopefully it will help you.

Jun 15, 2011 | Fujitsu Siemens SCALEO 600 (FSP:83C005617)...

1 Answer

It seems that the network connections always responds "server not found" even if internet is connected...its frustrating....


Do you have a router in between your PC and internet connection (i.e. broadband, DSL, dial-up etc)? If so, I would bet you have a configuration problem inside the router. It probably has something to do with setting you internet gateway IP address, DNS addresses, or other IP settings (Static or DHCP). Hope this helps.

May 24, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Set up my netgear router. laptops show that they are wirelessly connected to the main computer, but we cant get them to connect to the internet. also lost the netgear cd that came with router. do we need...


The netgear router installation will set up the internet connection during install.
Download the Router driver from netgears website and install on the computer/s then your up and running.
it appears you wireless card is seeing the router so just install the drivers and your set.

Oct 03, 2010 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

During a thunderstorm we heard a crack and believe our computer got hit - everything seems to be fine, except we cannot connect to the internet checked jacks and cords, but they are fine, could it be the...


If it's a broadband modem (cable or dsl) reboot the modem. Also look for diagnostic lights on the modem, they will give an indication if the modem is working properly. If after rebooting the modem, you are still getting trouble lights, contact the isp provider and explain your modem is no longer working. Most isp's replace faulty modems at no charge.

Jul 28, 2009 | Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop

1 Answer

I having problems connecting a netgear 54 rt usb adp router to virgin broadband.Router is saying there is an internet connection but computer displays cannot display page and no connection.PS3 has picked...


on your computer try to reinstall the device driver for wireless. try to connect the ethernet cable directly to the computer. if you have internet access, then most likely your netgear router needs to be reconfigured. you need to contact your internet service provider or router manufacturer for the reconfiguration of your router. mostly likely the security settings of the router needs to be changed.

Sep 16, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I cant get virgin netgear router to connect to my medion laptop, i get to the last part of the installation process when it says attempting to connect to newtork and it comes up move your connections...


Have you accessed and setup your wireless part of the modem?

To access the router settings menu, you will first need to log into the Wireless router following the steps below:
Open Internet Explorer
In the address bar type the following address:
192.168.0.1

You will be prompted to enter a Username and Password to access the interface, please use the following default details:
Username: This can be found on the bottom of the router
Password: This can be found on the bottom of the router

From the list on the left hand side, click on ‘Router Status’.
Within the Router Status section there are two areas you will be able to access:

Show Statistics
Connection Status

The Router Status page gives you a detailed status overview of the connection configured on the Wireless router.
Click ‘Connection Status’ to see more information on the broadband connection.
If you have already configured your broadband, you are able to establish/terminate the connection by clicking Connect/Disconnect.
You can also click ‘Show Statistics’ to show you current connection speed and more information on your Broadband connection.
Clicking on Basic Settings enables you to check all the Internet settings of your Broadband connection. Including the Login name (username) and password, IP address and type of connection.
Clicking on ‘Test’ will perform a standard check of your Internet connection and settings.
ADSL SETTINGS
The ‘ADSL Settings’ section provides you with some more information about your Internet connection. These are:
Multiplexing Method
VPI
VCI
WIRELESS SETTINGS
This section gives you full information regarding the Wireless connection. From here, you can change security settings, the SSID (Name) of the router and the access control list. Options list from:
Name(SSID) virgin broadband (default)
Region Europe(default)
Channel 11(default)
Mode g&b(default)
Enable Wireless Access point
Allow broadcast name
Security options (None, WEP and WPA)
- hope this helps

Jul 03, 2008 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Wireless internet hookup


What seems to be the problem of your wireless internet?

Mar 27, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Using my laptop


Hi,
So let me make this clear. you want to be able to connect to the internet wirelessly with your laptop instead of having a cable plugged in. if so, what you need is a wireless router. you can purchase a netgear WGT624 connect that to your DSL modem and configure your laptop to connect wirelessly. there should be an icon on the lower right hand corner to configure your wireless on laptop. its easy. if your having a hard time doing that call dell at 800-8228965.

hope this helps.

thanks.

Dec 20, 2007 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

Not finding what you are looking for?
IBM NetVista PC Desktop Logo

Related Topics:

220 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top IBM Computers & Internet Experts

joecoolvette
joecoolvette

Level 3 Expert

5660 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Jax Planet
Jax Planet

Level 2 Expert

921 Answers

Are you an IBM Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...