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Cant get internet connection

by bhoke / November 30, 2004 2:45 PM PST

My computers are connected using Local Area Network with the domain controller.I'm receiving internet connection through wireless.The problem is "one of my client does not access the internet" he gets the message "The page canot be displayed"
Looking to other machines are getting the service.NIC is ok also.When i "ping" my server or any local machine its also ok.I installed IIS and other settings are ok.I'm using server 2000 and the machine is installed with winsXP Pro.IP addresses are auto configured i.e am using DHCP.

Anyone to help?

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Re: Cant get internet connection
by Wellander / December 2, 2004 3:08 AM PST

Hi,
Is TCP/IP installed in that system?
Are the Internet Commection settings corrcet?
Is that computer blocked form that internet?

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Re: Cant get internet connection
by HerbChong / December 6, 2004 9:05 AM PST

what exact connection exists between the Internet and the XP computer? it sounds to me like a DNS lookup is failing, and that would fail if the TCP/IP setup is wrong. what is acting as firewall between your systems and the Internet?

Herb...

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