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Q: Network Problem

The computer that I am working with was either knocked off the network or was taken off by mistake..However I am unable to get it authenticated onto the network again.I have changed out the cables,checked the configuration,nothing looks any different,I went to event viewer and found this error: 3095 NwlnkNb,This is a WINNT system.I will take any suggestions.

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A: Network Problem

You don't say what OS you are using or what Server software is in use, so I did a general search of the Microsoft KB and came up with the following.

If you could supply a bit more detailed information, it would help us pinpoint the problem, but try these;

Info 1

Info 2
This last one is a full search for 3095
info 3

This one is the result of searching for NwlnkNb
info 4

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hi all

sony vaio pc desktop pcvrs620 g, dell A940 all in one printer (wired to sony desktop) and a toshiba satellite laptop connnected through a wireless linksys router to the network...
all xp sp2

here's the trouble. we want to be able to share this printer, but right now cannot make the laptop print on the wired printer. of course it will print if i connect the usb cable, but i want to be ablet to print wirelessly.

have done "share this printer" on the wired pc
when i try to add the drivers /install the printer on the laptop it wants me to connect the laptop to the printer...i am not sure that i want to establish this connection since my ultimate goal is wireless printing...

ok? thanks!!

sorry, edited, i am posting this question in the more appropriate "networking" forum...

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Hi peeps, here's a seemingly unsolvable problem I have:

I want to network my two PCs (An Acer Vista Laptop and my old HP XP Desktop) so that I can play network games (Operation Flashpoint).

So I connect them both wirelessly to the router (a cheap SWEEX one). Now when Iook on my Vista Laptop's Network place I can see the Laptop I'm using the router (and can access it's page and everything) but I can't see my XP desktop from here. And when I go into the Desktop's network places I can't see the router or either of the computers I'm using.

And I assume that this network problem is why I can't see a server in my game.

Now I understand that file and printer sharing is turned, the firewall is definately turned off and I think the appropriate services are turned on (well to make sure I turned every single service on ) There must be some more complex reason why my XP hates to network!

Although I am by no means a noob to general computing I am reasonably new to networking. Can you clever lot help me?

A:Wireless Network problem: My XP won't show the router or other PC in Network Places

I am surprised that the old XP desktiop has wireless functionality. Did you add wireless to it, recently? If so, is it shown as operating correctly in Device Manager?

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So i'm having an issue connecting my desktop to my home network for file sharing. My Desktop is connected to the internet like so: Desktop ->(Ethernet cable)-> Uverse 2wire router -> Internet.

I have no issues with my internet connection, and in fact I am posting this from my desktop now. Windows Network Diagnostics finds no issues when I run the trouble shooter. and when I try to connect to a home group it refers me to the network issue.

This issue has plagued me for about 6 months now. I have talked to Uverse tech support, and many of my friends who are into computers and have gotten no answers. Computer is running windows 7 SP1 and again the router is the Uverse 2wire router

How can I make my desktop available for network sharing?

Also here is a screenshot of the network map according to this computer

A:Network Sharing Problem. Connecting Desktop to home network

Have you set up a home network? What is the workgroup name? Are there any passwords of any kind? Have you set your shared settings on each PC in the workgroup?

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The problem ocurred because the network did not assign a network adress to the computer
This is the message that I get everytime the I conect my d link wbr 2310 rangebooster g router

and when I click in properties
it says limited or no connectivity

This is my 1s time connecting this router to this computer
I have connected with this modem

I dont I know if this can be connect it with this

Thank You

A:The problem ocurred because the network did not assign a network adress to the comput

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I added a printer to my network (hp c5180) via ethernet cable. But problem accords when I try to map a network location (card reader 5in1 or sth like that, is used to read SD, xD, ms cards used in cameras) from which I d like to copy images, files in explorer without extra software from HP. After I installed drivers for printer, it automatically map a network location but when I try to open it or connect to that location I get an error:

"Access code is invalid"
The network path is "\\\Memory_card"
I copied this link in to my internet browser (in this case its g Chrome) and I was able to connect to the network location:

Its strange because all of XP based computers can easily connect, problem is only with windows 7 based computers.
Somewhere I found that this could be repaired with changing: (below)


1. Open the Administrative Tools in the Control Panel
2. Open the Local Security Policy
3. Select the Security Option under Local Policies
4. Choose Send LM & NTLM responses in Network security: LAN

or in reg:

In Windows 7, we can set the following Registry key ?HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Contr ol\Lsa\LMCompatibilityLevel? to ?1?.

But this solutions dont work in my case.

Does somebody know hot to fix this and what is causing it??
Ty for reply

A:Problem with mapping network location - network printer

Do you have a lot of pictures on your memory card? Or is the memory card near its max limit?

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is there any solutions for this problem?
it's really bugging me
i already try to fix it by manage the device manager (network adapters)

A:Problem with wireless network adapter or acces network

Hello razuke, Welcome to SevenForums : Can we get a bit more information to assist you ? Please do this : System Info - See Your System Specs . After updating your profile pls do this to enable us to have information to help you out : Basic Requirements Before Posting your Networking Thread . Thank you , we will try out best to assist you in this issue.

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Hello, i am new here on the forum. Im looking for any gentle help i can get here from you guys who might be able to figure out my problem.
For some time ago (around 1 month) ive been having problems with my internet from time to time which include a really slow responding or sending into the internet. It is so that sometimes my ping goes up above 200ms and stays there for a quite some time (maybe an hour or more). I check my ping using cmd and typing "ping ping.sunet.se". I can also feel that the delay is huge when playing online games, so there is deffenitly something wrong with the sending and responding. Also when i check my connection in mb/s using some homepages that calculates it, like "bredbandskollen.se" (a swedish page). And here i see that the mb/s speed is prefectly fine (around 7mb/s recieving and 0.4-0.1mb/s sending). Not sure if the sending speed is accepting thou. And when my internet is busy, like when i am streaming something or things like that, my responding speed gets a bit better like 150ms, thou when my internet is doing fine and works as it should i usually stay around 20ms ^^ so something must be wrong.
Now i woundering what might cause my internet troubeling. Any thoughts would be great, thanks!

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I have a Linksys BEFSR81 router and a Linksys WAP54G connected to it. I recently installed a Linksys Network Storage Link NSLU2 to the network with a Maxtor One Touch HD. I have been able to map the new network drive to my computer that is connected to the router, but I'm unable to map the drive on my second computer that is connected to the network via the AP. However I can ping the Linksys NAS from my wireless computer.

A:Mapping Network Drive on Wireless Network Problem

like most NAS devices, the Linksys nslu2 has built in security administered through a web browser. You probably need to create a user acount for the wirelessly-attached computer, either by machine name, IP address, user id, or some combination of the above. You may also have to grant permission to the user or user group for the specific share you are trying to map. hope this helps.

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So im at a complete loss here....

I have a windows 7 pro x86 computer that out of the blue stopped connecting to its network drives. I tried a few things like flushing the dns, re-registering, new IP finally I decided to rejoin it to the domain, big mistake. The computer couldn't contact the domain controller even though all the info was correct. I ended up doing a restore to the week prior updated the NIC drivers and everything seemed to be working.

The following day it happened again I tried the same few fixes and the solution this time was to uninstall all the hidden devices under the network adapter, after a reboot I got into the drives just fine. Now everytime the user shuts his computer down he gets this same problem. My boss ran into the same problem on another machine the other day so Im hesitant to restore, I would prefer a fix in case this shows up again.

The computer can get online and use our email through outlook but network resources are all gone. The machine can also ping all of the servers but wont connect with \\xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx IP or \\servername\share even with credentials entered.

Ive looked all over with no success.

A:Very strange problem connecting to network drives / network.

Welcome to Seven Forums,

If it's now happening to another computer, I'd unplug the router and switch(es) for 20 to 30 seconds. Also, check on your computer's Security or Firewall programs installed, make sure that they are up to date and not blocking the ports and network resources. You may try disabling the program(s) temporarily for debugging purpose.

An update will be nice.

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I have installed server 2003 on a small network and created a domain that is the same as the public domain name (ie the companies website).

This is now causing a problem because when i type in the public address (for example www.company.com) it is trying to resolve it locally - because the local domain name is also company.com.

Does anyone know if there is a way to get round this problem?

Many thanks in advance


A:problem with the local network having the same domain name as the public network

add 'local.' to the internal domain or change it altogether.

Your public domain should not have any connection into your private infrastructure,
but you may have references from private->public; not very common.

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I got help to a BSOD problem in the crashes and bugs forum. Impressed with the help i received i was hoping to get help for a network issue ive had for a while.

I am using a cablet connection with my Zyxcel P2602 HWT modem. The modem/router is provided by my internet provider. It also supports a wireless connection.

When i start my computer both the connections is fine. After a while though the cabled connection is said to be unidentified. It works as a local connection, but has no internet access. When i run the diagnoses for the connection it again recognize the network and its working fine for a while until the same happens.

I tried upgrading the driver without luck. The version now says Atheros AR8121/AR88113/AR88114 PCI-E ethernet Controller (NDIS6.20
Driver date: 11.06.2009

If there is information needed ill be happy to provide.

A:Network problem - Unidentified cabled Network

Hello DonkrDjay, welcome to SF!

As a test, can you check what IP number your router gives you (through its DHCP server i hope) when it works well?
Then when it stops working... is it still the same or did you get a totally different IP for your PC?

Second, if posible, could you post snips of your router DHCP settings?

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Thanks for the forum.

First - Network problem prevented internet access. I used "Diagnose" and "Repair". Repair found something and "fixed" it. Internet accessed after that.

Even Log:

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: NetworkDiagnosticsFrameworkV2
Vendor: Microsoft
OwnerHC: WinInetHelperClass
OwnerHCVersion: 1.0
SessionStatus: 2
HRESULT: 8008F906
Repair: {30B6B189-CCE3-4b6f-877B-C1AE960CE1EF}
RootCauseHC: Winsock
RootCauseHCVersion: 1.0
RootCause: {D438FDF3-F143-430e-B187-E02B2E14B641}
OS Version: 6.0.6001.
Locale ID: 1033

Files that help describe the problem

Second - Firefox (Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv: Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) will load, but will not search for page. Page viewing area remains blank and page status says "Done". I uninstalled and reinstalled without deleting user settings. This did not repair Firefox.

Third - Outlook 2007 Trial Version (12.0.6504.5000) SP2 MSO
(12.0.6425.1000) - Will not login to server. Error message reads "Receiving reported error (0x80040900). The server name you entered cannot be found on the network. (it might be down temporarily) Verify that you are online and that the server name is correct.

There is no event log associated with the Outlook problem.

Event logged from same day, but I'm unaware of how this fits:

Problem signature
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A:Network problem became Firefox & Outlook problem, then MS update became AVG problem

??? Highhunter, Is this a reply to my earlier post???

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I recently had a computer that crashed and had to be rebuilt. Now that it is back up and running, Im having problems with mapping network drives. Specifically, two maps that were previously working.

If I go to my network places, all of the shares are present from all computers. I can get into all of them, except for two, both on the same computer. (on a windows XP pro) (the rebuild is also windows xp pro)

\\computer1\apps is not accessible. you may not have permission to use this network resource. contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions. Access is Denied.

I checked the folders, both show access to everyone. I can access them from another computer. Simple file sharing is turned off on all computers. I can ping all computers, and vice versa. Netbios over TCP/IP is enabled on all computers.

any ideas?

let me know if you need more information, I can get whatever is needed.

A:Network Drive / Network problem

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For several days my wireless connection has been connecting and disconnecting. Today I tried connecting to wireless and cannot actively see any wireless networks available. My wireless switch is on and is showing a blue light and Network Adapters in Device Manager show no warnings however when I run diagnose in Network Sharing Centre it tells me that Network Adapter "Wireless Networks Connection" is not connected.

The Wireless Router is fine and another laptop and iPad seem to have no problems connecting to it please could you advise?

I am running Windows Vista on a Vaio VGN FE41S

Many thanks,

J. Smith

A:Network Adapter "Wireless Network Connection" Problem for VGN FE41S

would you post the following tests when the internet is working OK, and then repeat ALL the tests when the internet disconnects.
Make sure you also indicate on the reply which tests are for what condition.
please include the xirrus screen shots for both conditions - see how below.

Please post back here the make and exact model of the router and if you have a separate modem, the make and exact model of the modem.

What firewall / security suite or anti-virus do you currently have on the PC - or you have ever had on the PC in the past - any trial ware - like Norton, Mcafee , AVG etc

ipconfig /all
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.

We would like to see the results from an ipconfig /all - post back the results in a reply here.

Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD then press Enter to open a command prompt box
(A new dialogue box - black with white font, will appear on screen ):

In the command prompt window that opens, type the following command:

Note that there is a space before the /ALL, but there is NOT a space after the / in the following command.

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I have an interesting problem that has been driving some pretty smart IT guys nuts. To perform my job I have to access a certain venders web pages that has security set up that I do not know all the details of. Anyway on the company PC using the company image that is a normal XP image and maintained by Comp U Com.

Any time I access this vender's web page it works fine until just after the log in screen. Once I put in my user name and password and click Ok IE just goes blank white and that's it. No error msg no nothing, its not locked up as the frame is still there and the world is turning but nothing else.

This happens on all the company PCs accessing this particular vender's web page as I went and checked. So I wanted to see if it the problem was in the PC or the network. I took the company PC home and was able to successfully log into that vender's web page from my cable modem at that house. Worked fine.

I have already added the vender web pages to the trusted zone and enabled all the active X and everything, deleted the cookies, tried some proxies etc. Every setting that can be done on the PC I have tried.

My question is what is the company network security system blocking that IE needs to work and how to resolve?


A:IE blank page problem on company network but works fine off company network

Oh and to add this I loaded FireFox and from the company PC on the company network it logs in fine but FireFox will not display the page correctly and all the buttons do not work right so that is another issue.

I would like to get IE working as that is what these pages were written for

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For 2 years, My XP computer has had no problems picking up 10-20 wireless connections in my neighborhood,some i could connect to,some i could not because they were secured.

i decided to go straight , and purchase DSL.

i bought a new computer(vista) and got a westell 327 DSL modem,which is also a wireless router. The new computer is working fine, i called Verizon to set up the new computer's dsl wireless network,that worked out fine.

My old computer,the one i spoke about opening this thread, that computer immediately picked up the DSL signal from my new computer in the other room.. The signal was excellent and the name of the network WAS ON THE LIST of the dozen other wireless connections i could connect to. Problem is when i went to connect to my own DSL network, i got this error message:

"Limited or no connectivity
You might not be able to access the internet or some network resource. This problem occurred because the network did not assign a network address to the computer."

I typed in the correct password,the little icon in the corner of my computer said both computers were connected, and with an excellent signal strength. Reiterating: i could still connect and go online with the other avaiable networks running the computer,but not my own.

A:Solved: "This problem occurred because the network did not assign a network address"

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Hello Everyone,
I am new to this forum. I am hoping someone maybe able to help me diagnose and fix the problem with this problem. I have a problem with Acer Aspire One Network Adapter. The problem is that the netbook will connect to the internet and will have full bars for internet connectivity. Then a few minutes later it will just disconnect on it's own! I can usually reconnect by going on the Network & Sharing Center, then going into Diagnose problems, then clicking on Network Adapter, then after it resets, it will usually reconnect to the Internet, but lately it won't reconnect! I then have to restart the netbook. The netbook is running Windows 7 Starter, and it has Atheros AR5BXB63 Network Adapter. My friend who is a computer person searched online to confirm if the drivers were up to date, said that was not the problem. I would like any advise anyone can give me to see if this netbook can be fixed before I have to buy another! Please advise?

A:Help with problem with Acer Aspire One Network Adapter Problem

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Greetings folks,

This is my first post , so Hi to all.

I got a network/connection problem.I formatted my pc today because when i turned it on , it gave the windows screen and then it said that it can;t access the " SYSTEM " folder , so i formatted it since it's been a while since i've done that ( like a year and a half ).After that , I tried connecting to the internet by inserting the ip address numbers and the DNS ( I use cable connection ) , it didnt work , then i tried chanding the network card number , it worked , for like 30 minutes but then it stoped , it said " network cable is not plugged " or something like that , but then it plugged ( i dont know how ),but no internet connection ... so i went to check for the network cards and there was like 2 or 3 of them ( NIC i guess it was written ), i tried uninstalling them , but it didnt work , so i disabled them , but still , there was no internet connection. I tried ipconfig/all / renew /etc... but still , NO PROGRESS. So if you may PLEASE help me in this , cuz im supposed to give my final thesis at the university at the end of this month . Thanks in advance

Oh and also , stuff like Local Area Connection , 2 , 3 , 4 ,5 ,6 , 7 started appearing :S

A:Loca Area Connection Problem/Network Problem

Are you getting any 'link light' on the card you plug the cable into? Usually a little green light or Amber I think it is on Dell. If you are not I suggest trying a different cable from your modem to your PC.

Also, is your PC directly connected to the modem or into a router?

And when setting your IP address are you going to Start --> Control Panel --> Network Connections?

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A:Same problem from 4 years ago, never solved, home network problem

oh ya and I forgot to add, both computers have windows xp firewall disabled

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Hi everyone

I need to see if anyone has a solution to my problem. I have a Dell Inspiron 1525 and my granddaughter has a Dell Inspiron i15-157B. I added her laptop to our wireless network (Linksys wireless-G broadband router model WRT54GS). Everything works fine as long as she's here in our home, but when she goes home and we try to connect our webcams through Yahoo Messenger, I can see and hear her just fine. She can see me but can't hear me. Why would it work here and not there? I'm wondering if it's something with our home network.

Her laptop at home is connected directly to the internet, but they will be setting up a wireless router also. We both use Vista.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:Solved: Sound problem while on web cam - home network problem?

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PCs are Win 7 Ultimate, All are joined to the Domain
Domain Controller, DNS, DHCP Server (on same instance) is Server 2012 standard
The network topology is like this: Router as Internet Gateway>Switch>Wired to Server and PC's, SIP phones, and Wireless Access Point all on same subnet. DNS and DHCP have been offloaded to Server Roles and switched off on the router.
All of the PCs have network cards that have joined the domain network at least some of the time since I set them up.
Some of them have always picked up the domain network and continue to this day.
Some of them intermittently pick up the domain network and other times join whatever other unmanaged network is available.
Some of them have stopped picking up the domain network altogether and will, no matter how many times their NICs are restarted, always join a non-domain (unmanaged) network.
When the NICs are not joining the domain, they are unable to ping hostnames of any devices on the network but nslookup of the hostnames usually works. The DC, DNS, DHCP server's IP can be pinged without issue, ipv4 or ipv6.
I am recording DNS Client Errors (ID 1014) on all of the PCs during the intervals when their NICs are identifying which network to join.

-On the PCs that are catching the domain network I am only getting a single error about the root domain, eg the domain is ad.domain.com and I am only getting errors about how the configured DNS servers cannot resolve domain.com (nothing with fully qualified
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Hey yall, first post here. I am having a small problem. I recently update to the Vista SP2. It seems like after this installation I am having problems with my network. I can not get my Itunes connected to the store, I can't get my Mcafee to update, and I could not get a program for my Blackberry to update. I have tried and tried all kinds of stuff and I am really not sure what to do. As I was running some tests on my command prompt I got the System Error 53 message. Maybe yall can point me in the right way rather then me just googling everything and getting tons of different ways. I thought I would include this if this will help. Thanks to all in advance!!

C:\Users\***** *****>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : **********-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : hsd1.tn.comcast.net.

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : NVIDIA nForce 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1D-72-6C-B3-E1
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : hsd1.tn.comcast.net.
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A:Ummm Network problem maybe? SP2 problem?? Not sure. Need your advice!

I am also not being able to connect to some RSS feeds and calender in my Outlook because of a connection issue.

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ok i get my internet threw charter and got a webstar modem from them
i connect it to my router about 90% of the time but when i disconnect my router and hook internet str8 to my pc it will work i had to reboot my pc thou
should i have to do that in win. 7 also same issue with my router but when i rebooted it didnt pick it up my internet stayed disconnected for a good min. saying there was no conection should i just give it about 20 min. next time and see if it connects or is this a windows 7 problem or network
if its win7 or ntwork how to speed the recognize of internet up

A:network problem or is this a windows 7 problem

Try resetting your router and then check if it still causes the same issue.

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I cannot connect to Diablo 2. My internet is working just fine, and i run on cable. It says i should try to connect to my internet service provider to log on, and even though im using cable i gave it a try...still nothin. I shutdown my firewall for a second to see if it didnt like diablo for some reason...still nothing. I have run out of ideas...plz help.

I know that World of Warcraft and Warcraft 3 work just fine, both are made by the same company as Diablo 2. (the connection gets stuck at connecting to fastest server phase)

A:Connection problem, possible network problem?

What are you running for a firewall?

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i got xp on a wireless and cabled network plugged into my router, everything seems to be working. i can connect to the net and can see each others hard drivers though network place. the problem is that i cant access each other ''program files'' and ''document and settings\USER'' folders, and these are the most needed folders to access, can someone tell me how to confige this. P.s. i have got share hard drives and allow users to change my files turned ON. thanks harry

A:network problem

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Hi guys i have a problem that im stuck with so hopefully one of you experts will be able to sort it.
ok here goes, i have a wireless network at home on which my dad has a wireless router and another adsl line which he uses for work on his laptop, now i have my own dsl line and my pc is on the network but if i plug in the xmodem the wireless router on his line takes over and my pc connects to the internet via that but if i disconnect from the wireless network my pc will use the xmodem fine.
basically how can i get my pc to use the xmodem when connected to the wireless network?
im using windows xp home edition

A:network problem

grr this is really bugging me now... gone back to my old usb modem

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Hello everyone, I know my fair share about computers but not a whole lot about the technical details so if you could give me distinct instructions on the advice you give me so I can help you more efficiently that would be great.
My problem started yesterday when I bought some more ram for my gaming computer and installed it into my computer. As soon as I started playing world of warcraft my computer started randomly shutting down. So I thought maybe my computer couldn't take that much ram or something. I installed 2GB of PNY DDR. So i had a total of 3.5GB in my computer. I took out the ram I put in to see if it would work again but when I rebooted my computer, my wireless adapter (Linksys wireless USB G adapter) didn't show up under the network connections. So when I took out the USB adapter and put it back in it would show up but not connect. And when I tried to enable it, my computer just freezes now. I have tried everything I can think of to fix it and nothing works. I am so frustrated by this now I have resorted to answers from someone else instead of paying to go to a computer shop cause I don't want to pay money for something that is probably easily fixed.
I am on my other computer which is a laptop so I know our internet is working, but I have no clue what else to do. If you need anymore information just let me know how to find the info and I'll get it to you.
Thanks for any help.

A:Network Problem

Does your machine still work in its old configuration (with the old ram)?

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HI I have a network with 4 computers 2 on xp and 2 on 2k
I have connected them with a router with one of the 2k being connected via usb and all other connected by the network cable.
The problem is that i can access the internet on all four and from the 2k machines i can access all machines via network places yet on the xp machines i can only see the machine i am on i have disabled all firewalls i have tried everythin
p.s. unfortunatley i am on AOL so i dont know if tht means anythin

A:Network problem with xp and 2k

How about calling your machines, say, XP1, XP2, 2K1 and 2K2 for this thread? From one of the XP machines, which of the others can you ping by IP address? By computer name?

What router has a USB connection?

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My network consists of a desktop with xp and a netgear router and a laptop with win 2000. I have added a second laptop with win 98. All 3 can access the internet. The two laptops see each other, and the original laptop and the desktop see each other, but I can't get the 98 laptop and the desktop to see each other. I uninstalled the firewall on the desktop to no avail...help please?

A:Yet another network problem

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I've recently attached an older Dell running WinXP pro to my home network. Until now my only experience has been with XP home. I'm having a problem moving files between computers. My two WinXPh systems can transfer files between them easily enough but this new one running XPp keeps giving me the following error:

Make sure the disk in not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use.
either that, or I get an error about being authorization.

Using the Admin I've opened up both computers as much as I can to being able for other system to manipulate files on the other but nothing seems to work.

Your thoughts?

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Due to v slow bb speed we have a bt service and also a EE mobile BB service.
To change between the 2 we change 3 cables from one router to the other. (The 2 pcs are wired from the routers, other cable is network printer
On BT the network is 4. On EE it is 3.
The settings appear identical on each network.
Shareing files etc works fine on network 4. Main job is a database
On 3 it does not connect to the database. Clicking on the PC in network explorer it requests a password to proceed.
Brosdband works fine on both connections
Any thoughts on what is going on

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Welcome to the forum. Do both routers have the same ip and subnet is the problem with wireless connection or lan.

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i have motorla cable modem.. from that i am connecting to my desktop for net. i have one ibm thinkpad too ,i cant able to use net on thinkpad after i disconnect frm desktop ..its showing limited connectivty .. when i try to repair it showing administrator can only make it .
(i can use net on laptop after 5 hours from disconnect (desktop).)..

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'Limited connectivity' of course means that you don't have internet connection. Did you go to control panel...then 'internet connections' to see what it says? I would think that your ethernet connection is not set up right. Have you connected your laptop to the internet ever? I believe that your laptop internet connection device drivers are not installed, or have gotten corrupted. If you go to device manager and locate 'internet connection hardware' get to 'properties' and read the information.

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Hello all. When I try to play counter strike over my network it lets me create a game but if any computers on my network try to join a game it says something like cs is for home class c networks. This is how my network is set up... cable internet goes into my modem, goes into a dumb hub, one cable of the hub goes into a computer the other cable goes into a 8 port swich which two other computers are connected to, also a hub which is split into two computers is hooked up to the swich. At lan parties this dose not happen so i think its with my network. Also for starcraft it says it does not know what vesion i have when i try to log on to batte.net.
plz help

A:problem with my network

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I set up a server and 2 workstations with xp pro on all machines.
One of the stations is a laptop from which I can't access the window directory or program files on either the server or the other workstation. I get a "denied access. not authorized" message. All systems have been installed exactly the same thru the network wizard. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:network problem w/xp pro

you can share individual folders ,make sure you add each workstation as a user on the server under /control panel /admin tools / computer management. you can even add your work group name . You can also create a new share on the servers main drive from the drives prpoerties . Also make sure you have installed all network services on all PCs from the add/ remove windows componets list

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I have win 7 ultimate x64 installed. everything works well, but I have faced a strange problem! My computer is a member of a network where there are also many computers. However, in the "Network" page, I can see only a few computers!!!
I'm aware of network discovery and firewall settings and these settings are correct on other PCs. As an example, I can access shared folders on a PC in my office by its IP address, even I can connect to this one and full control it remotely from my PC. But this one does not show in the "network" page and I cannot access the computer by its name or connect it remotely.
Although the IP address works fine, since the network is DHCP enabled, this address changes time to time and causes problems for me.
Could anyone please help me what is the problem with my network?
Thank you in advance

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What kind of security/antivirus do you have installed on your computers?

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My brother and I's computers are connected to a BT Home Hub. He has a wired connection to the router and I am using a USB Belkin dongle thingie. I have this problem sometimes (He says he sometimes gets it too) where the internet works great and then if I go away for maybe 1/2 an hour to have dinner or play the PS2 etc. I come back and I am still connected to the internet. System tray icon says so and my torrent is still running but If I open FF or IE then it can't load web pages. It just loads for a couple of minutes then I get the cannot find server mesaage. Uusally, the problem can be fixed by leaving the PC for an hour or two but it's annoying. Any ideas?

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im connected to my network and everything works good, for about 20-30min then all the sudden my connection drops off, like the router freezes and i have to reboot it to get my connection back. Did i do something wrong or is the router going. I have excellent signal strength and havent had this problem before. Like i said, il be on the net for awhile and then my internet connection will leave, and it gets stuck on "acquiring network adress" and i have to reboot the router to get my connection back. do i have to change something through my router management page?

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I have a wireless network throughout my house and all works fine except with one computer. As far as I can see it is set up the same way as all the others, however it is operating XP Home and the others Professional. The wireless connection is clearly working however because I am able to connect to the internet from this machine, its just when I come to access the other computers on the network where I have the problem.

When I attempt to "view workgroup computers" on this computer it comes up with the error "Hart (name of the workgroup) is not accessible. You might not have permission to view this network resource. Contact the administrator etc..The list of servers for this workgroup is not available". I have no idea why this is because I don't get the problem on the other computers.

If I do the same on any of the other computers the list is generated, however it does recognise the machine with the problem. When you then attempt to connect to that machine it says that access is denied, whereas with any of the other computers on the network it lets you access the shared folders.

There is important information I need to share from these computers so I would appreciate it a lot if anyone could help.

Thanks in advance

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I have just started to set a home network and need to know how to set up the remote desktop so the second computer can access the internet through the main one, can anyone help please

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Hi Karl. You can go to this wesite and check it out for your solution. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/expert/northrup_03may16.mspx
Hope this would be helpful.

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Just posted a reply and been fiddling around, the pc and laptop seem to be recognising each other, both have little icons bottom right showing network connection excellent. Now my next problem is why is the laptop unable to access the internet. I am with NTL broadband and this setup is with an internal setup in the back of my pc. I hope I have set up the wires correctly e.g. main ntl cable from ntl settop box into main router connection, then the blue cable into pc and number 1 in router.
This is driving me mad please help....... venusgirl

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My computer has a bit of an annoying problem. Sometimes when I boot up my computer it shows no Ethernet connection to my PC. But if I remove the AC Power while the PC is on and boot it up again the Ethernet connection shows up?

Why is this?

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Originally Posted by KevinRDK

My computer has a bit of an annoying problem. Sometimes when I boot up my computer it shows no Ethernet connection to my PC. But if I remove the AC Power while the PC is on and boot it up again the Ethernet connection shows up?

Why is this?

Hello, welcome to TSF, you question is a bit unclear. Are you using a modem + router or just one?
There is no ethernet error do you mean "limited or no connectivity"? or "red cross mark"? you need to be more clear.
To fix this problem you can either have a manually configured IP address or you need to update your network card.

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I am new on this form, i have my network problem.
actually i connect my laptop through my computer with crossover cable.it was working fine later i install new operating system win xp professional ,i configure my network connection on pc then i plugged crossover cable from my pc to laptop. i also ICS configured.
the problem accuring is that when i ping i get reply but i don't have access to internet. i don't understand where the problem is .i also tried to ping to pc from laptop but reply come that reqested time out.

if anyone can give me sloution of this problem.

Thanks in Advance

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Ok, let me try and explain this as best as I can and hope someone can help me....

I have a Dell Netbook which is connected wireless to my home network. I am able to have access to the internet with no problems..I can see SHARED drives on other computers with no problems and I can even transfer movies from my NETBOOK to my tivo as well.

I have a LINKSYS EFG80 Network Storage unit which I connect to my NETBOOK ethernet connection. Once I turn that on I loose the ability on the NETBOOK to see SHARED DRIVES and to TRANSFER movies to my tivo. The Tivo does not see the NETBOOK.

On the EFG80 there are 2 possible connection settings....one is for PC and the other is LAN. Both give me the same results.

At this point I am going to wait and see what information you need from me and I will then add to this thread.

Thanks in advance to those who take their time to try and help me....I really do appreciate it...



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Hi all. I recently purchased a laptop (Inspiron 6400 w/1390 wireless mini-card) and I'm trying to set up a wireless network at home. For various reasons I'd prefer not to go the router path right now, so I thought I'd set up an ad hoc network with my desktop (both machines are on XP). Using the reference from Microsoft's knowledge base - seemed easy enough - I bought a USB wireless adapter for the desktop (Zyxel G-202) and followed the MS directions to the letter.

Well, while there were a few hiccups I managed to get the settings as described using XP's config utility rather than the vendor's. Ad hoc network is set up, ICS activated, ZoneAlarm turned down to medium for the internet zone. Problem is, I can't get the lappy to recognize the network - it just isn't showing up. I'm no expert, but I have tried all the obvious fixes, no luck.

So... Any suggestions would be appreciated. I'm sure it must be something infuriatingly simple, but I'll be damned if I can find it.

Thanks - Dan

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I have been using windows media player 11 to share files with my 360 for awhile. today the network service (wmpnetwk.exe) started eating 100% cpu. i've researched as deep as i can and know its something microsoft upddated. Disabling network sharing solves the problem, but i use this function daily and can't imagine living without it. I guess i could use zune, but like wmp11 and its features. If anyone knows a specific reason for the extreme memory usage, or how i can stop it, please reply!

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Go to Start then click Run. Type services.msc in the Run line, then find the windows media networking. It will be on automatic, change it to manual and reboot. Right now I'm streaming to the PS3 working online, and have a couple of other windows open. My computer is just a single core department store low end thing. You may want to disable media sharing in WMP first as that is what I did. If you are running Vista I believe the run line is available in the classic start menu or can be added to the new one through the properties menu, but best ask someone who has Vista. CPU currently 0-25%, and not because wmpnetwk.exe is doing anything

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