Networking, Internet, Wireless

Networking, Internet, Wireless
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  • Forum Thread: Dell 8700 - Ethernet Connection Not Found - Realtek

    Hello, After having the Dell 8700 for several months and the wired ethernet connection working fine it just stopped working unexpectedly. Fortunately I am able to connect via WiFi but would like to have it go back to a direct wired connection for faster service. My ethernet connection is not showing...
  • Forum Thread: Network Adapter for Dell

    I have a Dell Dimension XPS R450 Desktop, with MS Windows XP SP3, which I would like to connect to the internet by way of a Linksys Wi-Fi Router N300 Model E1200-NP. Can this be done? Will I need a Network Adapter from someone?
  • Forum Reply: Re: XPS 8300 brand new connects to the Broadcom Netlink Communication card only after rebooting 3-4 times at cold-start.

    I don't know if replacing Motherboard will have the problem solved but they suggest it & i have no choice. It will take me 10 working days it s long..... Do you see a problem to change the motherboard? If this will solve it i won't mind. I have a strange thing happend today. i restart...
  • Forum Thread: can't connect to internet

    I just restarted my optiplex gx260, and i think i may have accidentlally deleted some program files. i can't connect to the internet, and my monitor is not being recognized when i go into device manager it tells me that my ethernet controller, multimedia audio controller,, and video controller are...
  • Forum Thread: No internet

    I have a Dell Dimension 4550 which I have had for ten years. I got a bug/virus/worm etc. three days and have spent the past three days trying to get back on the computer. I did a clean install TWICE and now seem to be missing some plug-ins/drivers/etc. (I'm a Mac man and the Dell is a side headache...
  • Forum Thread: dell laser MFP 1815dn - intermittent network connection

    I have a dell laser MFP 1815dn printer which I recently transferred from the office to my home network. It's connected via ethernet cable to a D-Link DIR-628 wireless router via one of the 4 hardwire CAT5 connects in back. Computers on the home network currently run Vista and Windows 7 (32 and 64bit...
  • Forum Thread: Computer not recognizing ethernet connection

    I have a Dell Inspiron 1545 with Windows 7. I am trying to connect to my school's network using an ethernet cable. My computer is not recognizing that a cable is plugged in. An IT guy came by to check the connection in the room. His computer was able to connect to it (using both his network cable...
  • Forum Thread: Freeze/slow wired broadband wi-fi O.K. Vostro 3500 Win 7

    This one has me stu mped. Been using this Vostro 3500 win 7 machine wi-fi for 3 months and wanted faster speed as my broadband is 12Mbs. So I picked up a cable and plugged into the wired network. Not only did the transmission speed crash, but the cursor freezes frequently if the machine is plugged...
  • Forum Thread: Missing Network Driver on Newly Installed Windows 7

    Hello, I just obtained a dell inspiron zino HD computer which was already running windows 7. The initial hardware was already running windows 7 but the previous owner had children that downloaded a lot of games and accumulated a lot of viruses. Im cheap so instead of paying for virus-ware i ran the windows...
  • Forum Thread: Does the 1100 desk top require a wireless card?

    I got a Belkin N150 wireless router to be used with my dell 1100 desk top. Half way thru the Belkin on screen set up directions, it says to locate and turn on the wireless antenna switch. I followed the "How to find the wireless antenna on and off switch" link from the help center, found it...
  • Forum Thread: I soon upgrade 6 meg Att dsl Any Help?

    I soon will setup my New xps desktop. I plan to Get 6 Meg AT@T Dsl Upgrade from 3 meg, but not A att first time Consumer. How I get Att wireless gate Way free,reply soon?
  • Forum Thread: can't connect from home

    Hello! First, let me just say that I am not overly skilled in computers and do not understand what is going on, and also might not understand overly technical answers. My problem started when we lost power for a split second yesterday morning. It really just flickered. We have Comcast cable/phone...
  • Forum Thread: missing adapter

    my adapter is missing from my device manager and dell can't tell me what kind it is. driver page only has wireless listed and mine is onboard. i have a 531s. does anyone have an idea what it might be? i had to pay 60 buck to have dell tell me i don't know and get a set of disks. hopefully i can...
  • Forum Thread: I could not able to find Network adaptor and also not able to install any network drivers. Dell XPS core i7

    Hi ALL, I am using Dell XPS core i with windows 7. I have never installed any OS other than original windows 7 which i got with my laptop. My wireless adaptor and connectivity was working fine. I re-installed windows 7 , after that , when i am trying to install network drives from the original CD...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Wireless Setup Assistant Installer

    comment entre wifi dans mon ordinateur dell.
  • Forum Thread: [HELP] dell n5520 wifi problem

    I have recently buy Dell n5520 Core i3 ( 3rd gen) and have download all the drivers dell have recommended and installed but my wifi is not working its just connect to my wifi router then disconnects after 2 or 3 seconds .. While troubleshooting it connects to my wifi router but then again disconnects...
  • Forum Thread: Multiple occasional problems - no Ethernet, no mobile broadband, Internet Explorer/Connectivity freezes etc - and few workarounds

    Problems with the laptop Dell e6400 and possible workarounds - Problem 1 Not possible to switch internet options (specifically Connections) in Internet Explorer’s settings (the menu hangs). Usually, this happens when I boot the laptop on battery. Characteristically, the Dell ControlPoint...
  • Forum Thread: Network adapter problem - Dell XPS 17 (L702x) laptop

    Hello, From the beggining of using Dell XPS 17 (L702x) laptop I experienced a problem: When the computer is encountering a bigger loads (f.e. working with after effects, rendering, and similar stuff) the internet connection crashes . (I have have direct connection thou ethernet cable, no wireless...
  • Forum Thread: VLANs for PowerConnect 6224

    Hi, I have just purchased Dell PowerConnect 6224 & I am newbie for VLAN on management. To make it simple, how can i create two VLANs (vlan 10 - 192.168.10.x/24 & vlan 20 - 192.168.20.x/24) that can communicate with each other without setting servers/workstation network gateway point to...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Losing network connection (Dell XPS 8500)

    Hello, My name is Riley. Im pulling my hair out trying to figure out why my companies numerious Dell XPS 8500 systems are constantly losing wired ethernet connectivity. These xps 8500 systems are the only ones on my network experienceng such issues. Any help would be greatly appreciated as I figured...
  • Forum Reply: Re: XPS 8300 brand new connects to the Broadcom Netlink Communication card only after rebooting 3-4 times at cold-start.

    Please let know as soon as possible i m waiting for them today to come to take it. If you say that it didn't help i would ask my money back & stop wasting time with dell. it would be the last time buying dell if this is not solved.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1525 Windows Vista - Limited Network Connectivity- nointernet

    Hello, I am facing problem with my Dell Inspiron Laptop running Windows Vista Home Premium32bit. Everything was working fine, recently I cleared a malware from windows security essentials, after that the network connection is always showing limited connectivity, for all types of connections, Ethernet...