I would upgrade the NIC driver first. Or this search result may help. Please
post back with the result.
Resolution of Vista Unidentified NetworkThe Vista Unidentified Network or
Limited Connectivity could be hardware, TCP/IP configuration or security
issues. The following are some resolutions. ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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"Ron Boetger" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have a user with a new laptop that is running Windows Vista Home
> Edition. He as able to plug into the corporate system and get to the
> internet with no problem. We purchased a new Linksys Wireless Router
> for his home. He is able to connect with the wireless in his laptop
> but NOT with a patch cord.
> My laptop running Windows Vista Business Edition is able to connect
> both with the Wireless and with a patch cable.
> Any Ideas what is going on?