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Vista Wireless Limited or No Connectivity ...
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> And I recently installed a Linksys Wireless PCI card to link to the
> local WiFi hotspot in my hometown. It worked for about a week with no
> problems, then all of a sudden I was able to connect to the wireless
> signal just fine-but I'm not able to access the Internet at all.
> Instead of being able to access the internet, I get either a limited
> connectivity or local only message. I've tried just about everything
> to get my access back, and NOTHING has worked. Any suggestions would
> be VERY appreciated. Thanks in advance.