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You will not get anywhere until you have a driver loaded for your network card (as others have said).
When we know what your Ethernet controller is, we can proceed!
It will also help if you get your keyboard set up correctly.
When you installed slackware there was a keyboard setup routine where you test that the keys work properly -
so you can put your slack disk1 back in and run setup (keymap) again. (Or, if the keyboard problem is only in X, then you need to correct the /etc/X11/xorg.conf in the Inputdevices section. You need to specify the country and number of buttons on your keyboard) You can also run xorgconfig to do this for you, but you need to know your computer specs before you start this (and make a copy of your original xorg.config file in case it goes wrong).
While you are doing all this, find out what the ip address of your router is. 192.168.0.1 is a common one. It will be in the instruction booklet -or the cd. Then we can help you get networking going.
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