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Not connecting Can you please help me connect to my Belkin Wireless Router? I am not sure what happened but the wireless signal comes and and shows as connected but, the internet does not connect. This problem just started happening. Prior to last week I was not having any problems. I let my boyfriend on my laptop and next morning it was having this issue. Unfortunately, I have not been able to fix what's wrong with it after many attempts. Help please Melisa

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Melisa,

Have you installed any new anti virus programs, specifically ones with a firewall? If not, first try disconnecting your laptop then reconnecting, If this does not work, then it is possible your computer may have a virus. You will need to do a system recovery (if running XP or Vista), this is usually located during boot or in the start menu under all programs. Another option is to click on Start, All Programs, Accessories, System tools, system restore. Choose the restore point and your system will be restored to the condition it was in at that date.

Please let me know what happens, so that I may assist you in the future.

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