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Windows 7 and internet connection.

by sanchavel / May 7, 2010 11:29 AM PDT

I have recently updated from XP to Windows 7 and for some unexplained reason now I have a problem accessing the internet. I have put in a new network adaptor just in case the old one was on it's way out but still I have the problem. Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this problem and how they fixed it.

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If it is a wireless connection to a router
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / May 7, 2010 8:49 PM PDT

you may have to set the wireless connection up again.

But details are short here.


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by sanchavel / May 8, 2010 12:08 PM PDT

My service is satellite and I can get it working by uninstalling the network adaptor and then searching for it again, but this has to be done each time I start the computer, not impossible just annoying

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Try the network troubleshooter...
by CassandraF_WinTeam / May 10, 2010 4:49 AM PDT
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trouble activating
by sanchavel / May 24, 2010 2:48 PM PDT

thank you for your suggestions. (sorry to take so long to reply). the problem ended up being that instead of a retail copy being sold to me it was a MSDN? either way the key I had could not activate it and I was refunded my money. I now have a retail copy and it is just great.
Thanks to all

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(NT) Thank you for the follow-up. I'm glad it's all figured out!
by CassandraF_WinTeam / May 25, 2010 7:48 AM PDT
In reply to: trouble activating

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