help needed

  pauliney 13:25 18 Oct 2009
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got no broadband got tag on phoneline trying to sort out(yea right going to need you guys soon ) at the moment so using vodaphone dongle keeps rolling back after loading on toshiba laptop get right to the last bit ok on desktop pc my tosiba is about 6 years old thanks for any help

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:44 18 Oct 2009

Your thread makes no sense whatsoever, please state exactly what your problem is, no broadband due to phone line fault?

All I could work out is you are using a Vodaphone dongle on a 6 year old Toshiba desktop, therfore I assume you're using XP?

  pauliney 12:22 20 Oct 2009

hi yes trying to use vodaphone dongle on laptop will not load up xp

in the mean I am trying to get back broadband on a landline (bt have said there is a tag on my new address phoneline so they said it has to be remove before I can receive there bt hub

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:10 20 Oct 2009

Boot the laptop with the dongle removed do not insert the dongle until XP is fully booted.

Will it boot without the dongle?

  pauliney 17:25 20 Oct 2009

hi sorry my error laptop loads ok my ? is the dongle that won't run on laptop xp starts to load then rolls back
the dongle works ok its on my desktop(vista)but I want it on laptop thanks for reply

  lotvic 19:22 20 Oct 2009

This will happen if your XP is SP1

You need at least XP SP2 (SP3 is better)

  pauliney 07:49 21 Oct 2009

thanks got sp2

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