Re: Laptop-no internet connection
thanks mymy. unfortunately, it did not solve the problem. i ended up
restoring the factory defaults and reinstalled everything. luckily i have
only had the laptop for a month and i had a recent backup so i am off and
running again. thanks for your help, you smart people are a great resource
to the rest of the world. happy days!!!
> On Sep 13, 3:28 am, kevin from ohs
> <kevinfrom...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> > i have the same problem of connecting to the wireless router at home and at
> > school but there is a red x between my router and the internet icon on the
> > network and sharing center window. also, the "access" reads "local only".
> > it used to work a week ago and i installed a sony mp3 player software and i
> > think after that it has not worked since. i have since uninstalled the sony
> > mp3 program. i did get a trojan horse message from my virus softtware and i
> > deleted the file as recommended. i think the file was svchost.exe, i
> > think!!!!! i tried to do a system restore but no luck.
> > thanks in advance for any help!!!
> > "David" wrote:
> > > Jenz0321 wrote:
> > > > My son recently bought a Dell Inspiron with Vista. I am trying to add his
> > > > computer to our home network. His computer shows that he is connected, but
> > > > message says cannot connect to internet. Help!
> > > try the "diagnose and repair" feature, found by right clicking the
> > > connection icon in the system tray. sometimes that's all that's needed
> > > to get vista connected to the internet.
> > > Dave
> Maybe my post is your solution, have a look at this address:
> http://groups.google.com/group/micro...5fe1881 68bf4
> Good luck,