XP Laptop not connecting to wireless router

  kimtrnc 06:52 04 Mar 2010
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My laptop has been perfectly happy connecting thorugh wireless router (netgear) for several years. Main machine ( WIN 7) connected to router, and is definitely connecting to internet.
Laptop sees my network, but won't connect.
Any thoughts, please?

  mooly 08:11 04 Mar 2010

Have you right clicked the wireless icon and tried "diagnose and repair".

What is the wireless icon showing ? Has it a red cross through it ?

  mgmcc 08:39 04 Mar 2010

Try removing the existing wireless 'profile', which might have become corrupted, click here then go through the procedure to "Connect" again, entering any WEP/WPA key when prompted, and a new profile will be saved.

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