laptop querie

  thetic 12:01 12 Dec 2008
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Hi guys i got a dell inspiron for my daughter and i set it up ok.I tried to connect to the web Trough my router as i used to with her last one. But i cant for some reason?(be gentle total thick with PCs)do i need to buy another router her laptop.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:07 12 Dec 2008

How are you trying to connect wire or wireless?

Make of router, op system, make of laptop?

Is wireless card switched on?

What security in router? MAc address filtering WPA /WEP key? tped in laptop?

  thetic 12:51 12 Dec 2008

Its a dell inspiron' its a belkin router is xp but her laptop is vista. whats a wireless card? mac address? i haven't got a clue mate about most of what you say mate. When she came up with her last laptop she just used my connection to use the net. I just thought it would be the same with laptop. :¬(

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