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    Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!


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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Quote Originally Posted by Scubbie View Post
      Cheers Scubbie forgot to check the link.

      That was the one I meant to reference.
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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      that link worked, theres a few things i havnt tried in them postings, i iwill bash her laptop out tomoz and give it a go

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Hope it works.

      There are loads of fixes for it because nobody really knows why it happens
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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      tried everything just will not work.
      considering installing xp on her system see if that works

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Quote Originally Posted by stjimmy1980 View Post
      tried everything just will not work.
      considering installing xp on her system see if that works
      I doubt if that will resolve the issue if it is a hard ware problem.

      However, if you have a spare 2.5" Hard Drive, then it would be worth trying to see if it works.

      Another solution might be to look at installing Windows 7. It is a lot more friendly than Vista.

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Installing XP should work

      I don't think the unidentified network error exists in XP

      Only windows vista and windows 7 have that error to the best of my knowledge.

      The funny things is I don't think Microsoft really knows what the error is either.

      Think about it if they did why would it exist in windows 7 as well with lots of possible fixes but not a universal fix.

      My advice buy a Mac lol only joking
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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Good point about the network issue.

      I would still recommend sourcing a spare drive though. Some drivers might not be available in XP for the laptop. This problem might also be true for Win 7, so I'd take the same approach with that too.

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      My advice buy a Mac lol only joking
      hmmm....

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Did you check if your computer could negotiate a legitimate ip address with the router? Did you check the ipv4 and ipv6 properties? Did you try reinstalling the protocol?

      This is not an issue to reinstall windows over. lol

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      Re: Acer Wireless issue - local access only - please help - losing the will to live!!

      Quote Originally Posted by Exdee View Post
      Did you check if your computer could negotiate a legitimate ip address with the router? Did you check the ipv4 and ipv6 properties? Did you try reinstalling the protocol?

      This is not an issue to reinstall windows over. lol
      XP is a better OS than vista though.
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