No internet on laptop wth good wireless signal

  Beardie 12:06 03 Feb 2007

My friend has brought his laptop for the weekend and has my security code for my wirless internet.The sigal he receives is excellent but cannt access the net.Can anybody advise!!

  Dipso 14:48 03 Feb 2007

Do you have MAC address filtering set? Have you typed the SSID network name and key in correctly?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:44 03 Feb 2007

Open Network settings - click on your wireless connection - select change Advanced settings.

Select internet protacol (TCP/IP)
tick both obtain IP address auomatically and obtain DNS server address automatically.

click Advanced - IPsettings - Ip adress should read DHCP enabled

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

WPA2 hack: How secure is your Wi-Fi?

Microsoft Surface Book 2 hands-on review – bigger and 5x faster

Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

Que faire si son iPhone ou iPad est tombé dans de l'eau ?