Three days I've spent, trying to get my husband's computer fixed (my laptop accessed the router/modem on HIS XP machine just fine - his couldn't access the net) - and one tahnks god I found your solution "Click start menu >RUN, type netsh winsock reset and then click ok Command prompt flashes,restart your computer." i wonder why the hell they do not Tell us what is your desktop model so we can try helping you find the drivers. my review here I have never seen this problem of all the years I have been working with computers.
Cannot Proceed".I have also looked in device manager and noticed there are 4 yellow ? Reinstalled Windows Xp No Internet I did not want Windows Vista. i need more info to help you out Helpful +10 Report RyanP Feb 17, 2010 11:02PM Norton Removal Tool....it's sad that they have to even make such an application.
I have a second PC/desktop connected to the same router via LAN and it works fine. - I tried both the LAN and wireless connections without success. - I checked both Have you tried opening a cmd window and checking how long it takes to get an ID address with ipconfig command. Put the cd in your dell computer and install the drivers from the cd. Windows Xp No Internet Connection Make sure you use the drop down menu to select "Windows XP".
September 2011, 22:35 Like I mentioned, the IP address IS correct and not 169…… I did use another computer on this same connection and I actually took the computer home and Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! then make sure network Discovery is ON hope this helps someone - it wasnt exactly wot I saw on here but I got the idea from here - so thanks everyone get redirected here Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies.
russv2008, Jul 12, 2008 #1 Sponsor JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD to open a command prompt: Thanks in advance... Thanks for letting me know. Mar 17, 2007 #2 robin_bga TS Rookie Posts: 171 There are many Reason who one wouldn't have internet on there computer but the major one is not having Driver of the
Then check if you don't have any yellow icon in a form of ! Login now. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Feb 2011, 12:50 UhrPablo Garcia There are many different causes that can prevent a Windows XP computer from connecting to the Internet.
For the network try the Broadcom 440. Report Puuchie- Mar 18, 2009 05:51PM May I ask you to forward me that download fix that solved your husband laptop issue. Concentrating on laptop, looks good so far except I cannot connect to Internet. TerryNet, Jul 12, 2008 #3 russv2008 Thread Starter Joined: Jul 12, 2008 Messages: 6 Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600] (C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.
is your network card successfully installed after installing windows xp? I did what you said and deleted all the browsing stuff and it works perfect now. Have done IPconfig/ release and iIP address will change to 0's , then I try to renew but system cannot find new IP address. Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD (COMMAND for W98/WME) to open a command prompt: In the command prompt window that opens, type type the following commands one
Try the ATI Radeon 9800 for video. Download them and install them.