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Connecting to my Netgear Wireless Network


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loree2u

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I have a Toshiba that was recently "repaired" and after getting it back from IT it no longer will connect wirelessly. I have deleted the network and let windows find it again and try to connect but even after it says it's connected and I see there are packets going back and forth internet explorer still won't find a page. I've disconnected the firewall and symantic just to see if they are blocking connection but that doesn't seem to do anything.

Please help with some detailed suggestions.

Also, I have 2 other compuers that detect the network no problem. I'm not sure why this one is giving me issues.

Edited by loree2u, 21 March 2008 - 02:38 PM.

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hi loree2u,

Welcome to Geekstogo.

The problem could be in your services.
Click start - run - type in msconfig.

In your startup and services tabs.
Take notes on what is disabled, unchecked, if anything, and post it.

Edited by cmpm, 21 March 2008 - 04:02 PM.

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Ztruker

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Since this is a business computer (you have an IT department), why not ask them for help?

Having said that, you can try these commands, see if they help:

For these commands, Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt.

To reset WINSOCK entries to installation defaults: netsh winsock reset catalog
To reset TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. netsh int ip reset reset.log
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