I would check if there is a new firmware for the router or driver for the
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"vladmm" <vladmm@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Hello. I was wondering if anyone could help with my annoying network
> Iv had my new computer with vista for about 2 months now.
> It is connected to my home network through a wireless router which is
> It worked fine for a while but every now and then althou it was connected
> the network it could not connect to the internet. ( There were the two
> in the taskbar but no little earth sign on the tv's )
> This problem is rather annoying because one hour the internet will work
> another it wont, saying that the network is unidentified in the "network
> sharing centre"
> iv looked through all the help files whihc are useless, iv made sure
> no items in between the computer and the downstairs rounter that could
> interfear, iv checked the settings and there fine because it does work
> sometimes but only when it wants.
> This problem is happening more and more now and the only thing ican do is
> restart my computer about 5-10 times usualy until it works, which is
> not an option.
> Can anyone please help with an answer or any suggestions of what this
> problem might be linked with.
> PS:- Theres another laptop that is not really used that can connect to the
> wireless network in my home and that is using XP. It's never had a problem
> i'm thinking it could just be vista being crap and needing some good