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Old 05-30-2009, 04:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey I just finished building my first pc and when I plug the ethernet cable into the pc from my modem, it won't connect to the internet. Is there anything I can do to fix this problem?

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Update the driver, make sure the Ethernet controller is installed. Just had this happen on my cousins computer, Vista said it recognized the ethernet card / controller but it would not connect to the Internet (couldn't even ping the modem).

After installing the driver from the CD that came with the motherboard it worked like a charm.
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