hello again when i go in to network config
click on new,click on ethernet, my card is listedit is a "bcm4400 (eth0)"it is highlighted i click forward i click on "statically set ip address" it asks me to fill in 3 boxes
"address" i put in my ip address
i click "forward"
message says u have selected the following information
bcm4400) automatically obtain ip address
setting with:none click apply
i know have another box up ther is a choice of boxes to click on "hardware" "dns" "hosts"
if i clik on hardware it says
description = ethernet
type = ethernet
device = eth0
if i click on "dns" it says
hostname = blueyonder.co.uk
primary dns = 188.8.131.52
secondary dns = 184.108.40.206
teritory dns = this space is blank
dns search path = this space is blank
if i click on hosts it says
ip = 127.0.0.1
name = blueyonder.co.uk
aliases = this space is left blank
if i then click on activate it says "bcm4400"device eth0 does not seem to be present delaying initialisation"