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My neighbor's signal

Hello,
I piggyback off my neighbor's wireless signal. The signal is low, but I still got to connect to the internet. Now for some reason I cannot connect to Firefox or IE using the neighbor's signal. Any ideas
Im using a Compaq nc6000 lap
Windows XP Prof SP 2
Wireless card Intel (R) Pro/Wireless LAN 2100 3b

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  • Janeen Jackson Aug 06, 2008

    I guess they might have moved it. I uninstall and reinstalled the drivers...nothing

    Thanks


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OK Ill try that!

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

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If your neighbors know that your using their router, you might ask them to reset it. If they moved it, this could cause the weakening of the signal, walls drastically decrease a wireless signal. You might also refresh your wireless card by uninstalling the wireless drivers and reinstalling them.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

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