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Old 06-06-2006, 05:14 PM   #1
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New Wireless G-Card Internet connect trouble


You guys have a wonderful form here and I think you guys will be able to help me.
I just purchased a wireless G-Card for my desktop and installed with no problems. The G-card has detected a connection with my neighbor but cannot establish an internet connection. There are no security passwords or any other blockers and I have a 40% connection. My neighbors PSP (playstation portable) will connect to this internet connection and he can view webpages by my desktop will not. I have followed the LAN settings according to the page that comes up when the internet connection is not established. I used to have DSL but that network connection has been deleted, how can I connect to the internet with this broadband connection? I have a connection established with the router but not the internet. Thanks in advance!
 
Old 06-06-2006, 06:24 PM   #2
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Can you ping the routers internal IP
Can you ping the routers external IP
Can you ping the IP for google. http://216.239.39.99/

What is the output of /sbin/ifconfig
Are you using static or dhcp connection?
What distro you working with?
Can the router see your connection?
Can your neighbor ping your IP?

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