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Laptop problems To connect to the router wirelessly using a Windows XP, right click on the wireless network connection icon on the lower right corner of the screen and choose view available wireless networks. Select your existing network and click on the connect button. If you are using Vista, go to network and sharing center of your control panel then select connect to a network. If you still having problems, please provide details of the problem like your Internet service provider and if there are already other computers online with your WRT54G2. I am using XP Pro, does that make a difference? My internet provider is Verizon, the only other computer going through my wireless router is my desk top and that is working fine. I connected my router directly to my laptop and the internet worked just fine. There are two sets of computers down on the right hand corner with red X's across them the first set of computers with a red X says wireless connection 3 wireless connection unavailable, the second set of computers with a red x says Local area Connection a network cable is unplugged. I checked the network cables twice and even switched them out, they fit tight also my desktop is working fine through the router so I can't have a cable unplugged. any help would be greatly appreciated thank you Gary tenbrink2@verizon.net

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Sorry for the late reply, I've been busy lately. You need to right click on the icon labelled "wireless network connection". select the option "view available wireless networks". If you get such message like "windows is unable to configure your wireless network", this means the laptop has a software to configure and connect to a network wirelessly. Mat I know what brand is the laptop?

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Does this mean that its the laptop that can't get a wireless connection? Just want to clarify before giving out more steps that you can try.

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