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network connection problem upgrading to XP Pro


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Would it help if I were to try getting on an ethernet connection at a friend's place?
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It says connect using wireless g notebook adapter wpc5
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that's my pc card from linksys, by the way
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also look at the box below it the very last one its called tcp/ip ..highlite that an if properties or install lights up choose install and then protocol
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it would be eassier getting a connection at your friends for sure with your ethernet
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Once I've done that, should I then click on "add?"
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yes
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OK - I chose the TCP/IP microsoft 6. It now says "close" at the bottom. Should I close it and try my card?
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with a waek wireless signal its not gonna matter what we configure perhaps you might want to consider going to your friends an hooking up the ethernet
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I will go over to her place tonight and give it a try. Thanks for your help. :whistling: I appreciate it, just in case I can't get on with her connection.
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ok have a good night
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