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New computer cant connect to internet

by bigelowbkm / July 6, 2007 1:22 AM PDT

Hello everyone-- yesterday I got my 1600$ computer and it plays my games very well------one thing though, it cannot connect to the internet Sad I plugged in my little USB stick thing but it wont connect to my modem in my basement (this is a custom built computer)
Help Guys! thanks

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More information is needed
by PudgyOne / July 6, 2007 2:19 AM PDT

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Did you try clicking on start

settings

view network connections to find your router?


Rick

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by bigelowbkm / July 6, 2007 2:49 AM PDT

Okay, did what you said and got "1394 connection connected," but the blue light on the netgear device isn't on.

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Did you setup
by PudgyOne / July 6, 2007 5:41 AM PDT

the Netgear router?

Make and model would help.

You have to first set it up using the ethernet cable.


Rick

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