I did all those. I did the wizard thing and it ask me for all the info which I never need it when I install XP. ATT broadband assing the IP address automatically right if you enable DCHP
I installed the version 8 on a different PC at my brother and I didn't have to do anything it connected me to the internet automatically. There's no router on his PC. I'm running mine through a router I wonder if that can cause the problem.
I used to run version 8 on my PC with a router and never had problem with it.
This Linux is harder than I thought. The installation part had gotten so much better and easier though I must say. I'm just so used to Windows and it's frustrating that I have to learn new term and navigating around to find what I'm looking for.
Any suggestion for a book out there that I can read and understand more about this ?