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Internet connection problem via LAN

by ankurq7 / August 29, 2008 11:44 PM PDT

I stay in a hostel and connect to the internet through a LAN port in my room.The problem that i have been facing for quite some time now is that suddenly the internet gets disconnected. The lights in the LAN port in my laptop are still on. The icon on the taskbar show computer icon with an exclamation mark and says limited connectivity.
I have confirmed that its not a problem of LAN as others with the same connection settings are still able to use it.
The surprising part is that after i restart my laptop, it gets connected again and works perfectly (for sometime after which its the same problem again..and restart).
Any solutions or suggestions?

I use Win Vista Home Premium.

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by strjms72 / September 2, 2008 10:41 PM PDT

is not your problem. i'm sure that superintendent of network average limit for connection.

i use differents network (wirless, LAN) and never don't have problems.

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by ankurq7 / September 2, 2008 10:54 PM PDT
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I didnt understand what "superintendent of network average limit for connection" meant.As I said,this problem has been only on my machine and no one else's

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 2, 2008 11:03 PM PDT

But looking at your post there is nothing that narrows it down except to your machine. Do the usual scans with what you have and MALWAREBYTES (see google) and then ask if it works fine elsewhere.
Bob

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