networking problems

  tom2004 15:59 31 Aug 2004
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i use a dell inspiron at work which has 2 NIC's - one for a telnet connection thro to head office and one for a broadband connection shared with 2 other pc's thro a broadband router. all was working fine until today, when i found that i cannot get anything to download over the internet unless i disable the card handling the telnet link to head office.
the other pc's work fine, so it is not a problem with the router. i have checked all the connections, configurations, IP addresses etc and all are in order. ISP is BT, OS is XP
any ideas?

  recap 16:58 31 Aug 2004

It could be the Firewall in XP that's your problem?

  tom2004 17:15 31 Aug 2004

thanks recap, i dont use the xp firewall, use zonealarm. i forgot to say that i deactivated zonealarm and still got the problem

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