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Windows 7: network trouble

30 Jan 2010   #11
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

See if her Anti-virus and/or firewall program is working correctly .... a program may be trying to reach the internet (for updates) and it's not allowed, so it's timing out.

Also make sure the clock on the XP is set at the correct time.

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30 Jan 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by watcher6342 View Post
how do i get to device manager and how do i ping her
On her laptop:

Start > Control Panel > Device Manager

Then scroll down to Network Adapters, open it up. Screenshot it.

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