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I had to reinstall windows xp. Now I cannot connect to the internet.

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Make sure the driver of the Ethernet Card on your computer is installed. You check it under Device Manager

Right-click My Computer > Properties > Hardware Tab > Device Manager > Network Adapters (click the +). If you see Other Devices with yellow exclamations like Ethernet Controller, that's it. You need to run the Motherboard CD to automatically install the ethernet driver.

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Can you open Google Chrome? What page? Change your home page in Internet Options for IE. You only have IE? Is your computer connected to the Internet?

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I have a compaq presario 7478, when I got it, the cpu already had windows xp on it, so I recently reinstalled windows xp, and I can not connect to the internet because I am missing the ethernet controller...


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The yellow ? indicate the various device drivers that was not installed, which would include the LAN card and or wireless card. That is why you are not connecting to the Internet.
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Hp compaq dc5100 mt pz581ua ethernet drivers


TRY THESE DRIVERS

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Try running the cd that came with the router again, since you reinstalled windows, the configurations for the router have been lost. If this doesn't help let us know and we'll work on it from there.. good luck!

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Reinstall windows xp to laptop now cant connect to the internet


Hi there.
You may have to use a keyboard toggle command, hold down Fn and if you can see a wireless icon on one of the F keys press it.
Hopefully the wireless will activate and connect.
If you can't see the keys post back with the make and model of the laptop.

Good luck and thanks for using Fixya!!

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I have compaq cq60 104u. I have windows xp pro with sp2 installed on it..Howvere the inbuilt mic is not working and i keep getting svchost.exe application error..when i connect to internet. Does this sytem...


svchost.exe is a generic host process name for services that run from dynamic-link libraries.

Sounds like a driver or application problem you have. As you get this when you connect to the internet, sounds like your web browser. Try reinstalling it

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Windows Xp


In addition to installing the operating system (Windows XP) you will need to install the drivers for the system.  If you system is a Dell Dimension 1100 you can get the drivers from this link:
http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&ServiceTag=&SystemID=DIM_CEL_1100&os=WW1&osl=en&catid=&impid=

Driver installation order is:
Desktop system software (R121089.exe) Intel Chipset Utility (R96614.exe) Intel Video Driver (R104515.exe) Audio Driver (R105155.exe) Network Driver (R105786.exe) Modem Driver (R133743.exe or R73044.exe)
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to : sonu006
did the connection between your pc and your mobile phone ok? the link should be ok first. then try to run the cd/dvd of your isp in your place.

to: marianne biskeborn

you should enable the popup blocker in your ie. just right click internet explorer select properties under privacy tab click block popups. if its doesn't work, format your pc and reinstall windows os.

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You need to install your computers drivers.

You noted that you have a dimension 3000.

You need videocard drivers to change resolution and networkcard drivers to connect to internet.

Il look for the drivers you need a post them in a minute If i find them.

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