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Old 02-05-2002, 02:49 AM   #1
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Question Connecting to the Internet

I am using RH 7.2 and trying to connect to the internet through a cable modem. According to my documentation, all I need to do is launch my web browser and I should connect but all I get are messages saying that this or that server cannot be found. Likely I am overlooking some simple setting but I am at a loss as to what it might be. Any suggestions are welcome.
Old 02-05-2002, 07:50 AM   #2
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Is your network card setup correctlly? If its not, then you wont get anywhere. If your card is set up correct then maybe your DNS settings are messed up.
Old 02-06-2002, 05:33 AM   #3
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Smile Internet

Everything was setup properly I just needed to make a couple of edits in my localhosts file. I am online now. Thanks for your help!


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