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bgdkmetzger2003

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I keep getting this weird pop-up that say that there is a conflicting IP address with another system on my network. My girlfriend's comp, which is in the same room, keeps getting the same message. I am hooked up to the hub by cable and she is wireless. What's going on here??
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Do the computers have the same name

Have you checked if the router firewall is on

Run WinsockXPFix in preparation from here

http://www.geekstogo...-Log-t2852.html
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The thing is both our internets work....should i still run that winsockxpfix??
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You can, it will check things are correct
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I do not seem to get the error anymore. Thank you for your time. You can close this topic if you wish.
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