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Hi i recentley bought a new dell inspiron 1501 model and the internet has stoped working all together.All it ever say's is cannot communicate with primary dns server(66.82.4.8 this really causeing me alot of prolems. Is there anywway to fix this problem.Ive tried everything winsockr eset and firewall nothing all of my other computers here work fine. Im using a linsky wireless router but When i type in my routers ip address 192.168.1.1 it fails also but works fine with my other computers.Please help if it is possible thankx. Jonathan

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Make sure you are hard lined into your router before doing this

might want to try this if you have vista at bottom of the start is a search bar type msdos

it will find a short cut double click it and you should be at dos

once there type in ipconfig hit enter

then type in ipconfig/release hit enter

the type in ipconfig/renew this should rest the dns to your router

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