network connections icons missing

  Pangie 19:30 22 Sep 2010
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Im using XP and since last week I can not connect to internet.

In the Network Connections folder, that folder is empty.

Please assist on how to re-instal the Local Area Connection icon.

Thank you in advance for your support

  rawprawn 19:46 22 Sep 2010

Which ISP are you using, try following their instructions for the initial connection.
Or have you tried system restore?

  Pangie 23:08 22 Sep 2010

I can not re-instal Virgin broadband, I guess its because of the missing Local area connection

  rawprawn 07:54 23 Sep 2010
  birdface 08:30 23 Sep 2010

If you are connected through an ethernet cable just switching of your modem for two minutes then switching back on usually does the trick.
But no doubt you have tried that.
make sure all of the lights are on on the modem and if you have the telephone package with them as well call 150 it is free and they will help you sort it out.

  birdface 10:19 23 Sep 2010

Just checked mine in W/7 and it is set to manual.
I suppose either would do.

  Pangie 11:42 23 Sep 2010

Hi guys, just done System Restore and I am back on-line. Thank you thank you for your support.

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