wireless internet problem

Discussion in 'Networking & Internet' started by benfayter, Oct 28, 2007.

  1. benfayter


    Oct 28, 2007
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    Hi there.

    I have just upgraded my Pc from XP Pro to vista home premium.

    i have always connected to the internet through a wireless connection from a router on my other pc which is running XP pro.

    now, when i look on network connections, (on vista) my wireless signal comes through, i put in my password and i have an "excellent" connection. when i run my mouse over the wireless icon it says i have local and internet conection. However, when i open a browser, (Firefox and IE) nothing will load, saying there is no connection. the same happends when trying to update virus and spyware protection, logging onto msn etc etc.

    I have tryed many tips including turning off firewalls on pc and router. to be honnest im pritty stuck as to what to do now!!

    Any help would be amazing.
    benfayter, Oct 28, 2007
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