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Windows 7: Connected to router but cannot connect to internet

09 Aug 2010   #1

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Connected to router but cannot connect to internet

I just got a dell laptop, inspiron with windows 7, that i can use at home on my wireless network with no problem. When I got to other places, like my fathers house, I can connect to the router but do not get internect connectivity. Any ideas, thanks in advance.

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10 Aug 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

If the method in the link below doesn't work than most likely the router needs a firmware update in order to work correctly with Windows 7.

Setting up a wireless network
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20 Aug 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Thanks for the Rep.
Connected to router but... 08-19-2010 08:26 PMgroads2msncom Your information got me into the right area. Thanks.
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