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verizon dsl account not loading in Compaq Win ME

by madhatrose / September 16, 2008 5:31 AM PDT

I just restored my compaq computer to "from the factory." Now I have to re enter my dsl provider, verizon.net. However the installation will not finish the set up. It circles around the account set up after loading 52% then gives an error message http 404. After calling verizon they say the trouble is with my computer not them. The D link loaded just fine. The dsl modem is working fine. I had yahoo originally when I got verizon over a year ago but now they say verizon no longer supports yahoo. The thing is, I can go online through the internet explorer but have no email or verizon link. Don't ask me how that's happening.

I also lost the driver that installed my Lexmark 5400 printer to windows ME and I can't find another driver online, except websights that promise they have all the drivers to do that and more but you have to have windows 2000 to get the information which I don't. Any help on how to locate this driver that lexmark no longer provides would be greatly appreciated.
madhatrose

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What d link?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 16, 2008 6:27 AM PDT

Sorry if I don't get back soon but when I do I hope you tell what d link product was used.

Good luck on the printer driver.
Bob

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What D Link?
by madhatrose / September 17, 2008 3:57 AM PDT
In reply to: What d link?

It is a Westall 6100. When I called Verizon they didn't indicate that I needed any different or updated install software.
madhatrose

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That's no DLink.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 17, 2008 11:41 AM PDT
In reply to: What D Link?

The Westell FAQ is at http://www.dslreports.com/faq/6096

Ok, you never have to use the setup CD for this DSL ROUTER. All I've ever had to to is to point the browser at this DSL ROUTER and fill in the screen such as http://i.dslr.net/pics/faqs/image11611.gif

Read more at the first link and set it up without that CD. Skip down to the section "Standard Default Mode Connection (no separate router present)
Modem's built in PPPoE client used."

Bob

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download glitch
by madhatrose / October 7, 2008 9:25 AM PDT
In reply to: That's no DLink.

I have found a site that says their driver download cjg5400En exe will be able to run my Lexmark x5470 printer. Well I downloaded it but its an icon on my desktop an nothing will open it. Any ideas how to proceed?
Barbara

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Sorry.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 7, 2008 9:49 AM PDT
In reply to: download glitch

This discussion is about routers.

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