Re: laptop connected to wireless network but no internet
Thank you for the tip.
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
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"Kosta" <Kosta@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> "Robert L (MS-MVP)" wrote:
>> posting the result of ipconfig /all may help.
>> Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
>> Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
>> How to Setup Windows, Network, VPN & Remote Access on
>> "westham86" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> > Hi
>> > I would be very grateful if someone could help me. I have got a
>> > broadband
>> > connection through Virgin Media.
>> > The ethernet cable is connected to the WAN port on the router. Both the
>> > desktop PC and laptop (desktop running Windows XP and laptop Vista
>> > Premium)
>> > are connected to the wireless network. The desktop PC connects to the
>> > internet fine via USB wireless adapter.
>> > The trouble im having is the laptop shows it is connected to the
>> > wireless
>> > network with excellent signal but whe n I double click on IE it does
>> > not
>> > seem
>> > to allow me to browse the internet.
>> > Any suggestions please?
>> > --
>> > chris86
> Had the same 30 min ago. Rolled back today's (10/10/07) 4 Windows updates,
> and the Internet is back. Working now to figure out what specific update
> it to me (network was OK, could update from Symantec, but there're no web
> pages - a nice auto update for Vista)