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Old 01-07-2005, 07:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Signal but no internet :(

I have 2xwindows 98 and the one that is direwctly connected to the wireless router gets internet and is configured correctly. My wireless computer also win 98 has a signal but unfourtnatly there is no internet I cant load google. I have a Dlink dl-514/dlw-520 and they are correct gear but I cant connect on the wireless computer Help!

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Old 01-08-2005, 11:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Try configuring the DNS servers manually. You have to know the IP's.

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Old 01-08-2005, 11:54 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally posted by TheMajor
Try configuring the DNS servers manually. You have to know the IP's.
No, that's not what you do. You want to try to Detect Network Settings by opening Internet Explorer and waiting for it to load a page.

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Old 01-08-2005, 11:59 AM   #4 (permalink)
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first check to make sure WEP is either not enabled or is properly configured.
then as The Major said check your DNS settings.
i'm trying to remember win 98 and wireless... i'll look it up a quick sec.

edit. try updating your drivers. also check for windows updates.
is this windows 98 or win98SE?

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Old 01-09-2005, 10:09 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Yes definately check your WEP and your SSID settings.
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Old 01-09-2005, 07:41 PM   #6 (permalink)
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It seems to me like your router and your computer's wireless card are not talking. Look through your router's instructions and find the router's setting's IP address. For Linksys it is

Type that IP address into internet explorer to see if you can connect to your router. If you can't, then you need to use a computer plugged into the router to change the settings on the router to match the settings on your computer with the wireless card.

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