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Windows 7: My computer is saying that it is connected but won't go to my browser.

25 Mar 2012   #1
sissy71

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My computer is saying that it is connected but won't go to my browser.

We recently changed from dial up to a mobile hotspot device for internet services. My computer is saying that it is connected but It will not go to my browser. It gives me these trouble shooting reports: Remote device or resource won't accept the connection and the device or resource (Google) is not set up to accept connections on port "the world wide web service (http)" Please tell me what to do to fix this.


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26 Mar 2012   #2
Ot1

windows XP
 
 

does the browser open at all?
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26 Mar 2012   #3
CLassicD

7 ultimate x64
 
 

Open your command prompt:

type: ipconfig /all

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When you say "mobile hotspot device" do you have a dongle for your internet access? If so which carrier and is the device installed correctly?
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26 Mar 2012   #4
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

You probably need a USB dongle, similar to this one: Amazon.com: D-Link DWA-125 150Mbps Wireless USB Adapter: Electronics
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