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Hi, Ed. A query

I assume things will work out as soon as folks get used to it. persoanlly, I like the easier way to navigate between forums.My query...I usage a cable modem. Also have 3 TVs on cable. At my previous residence, which was less than 3 blocks away, I had the modem and 5 Tvs.Starting regarding a month back, I...
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Ed-Preview not working. More details here

Running WindowsMe, Outlook Express mail customer. Dell Dimension 4100.ISP: Comcast (cable( Motorola Surfboard modem (theirs)Norton net Security 2002 (AV, firewall, AdBlocker)Scenario:Moved here in Feb.2002. All has worked good.About a month- 6 weeks back the trouble initiated.In the forum for a few...
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New Forum

Welcome and I hope you enjoy the new forum layout!Ed
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No hotmail

Hello ,I can access some website-site (well I assume i can)except for hotmail. I go to www.hotmail.com then I click on hotmail then I type in my name and password (and yes name and password is correct) then it trys to go to the next page but it tells page not searched. I now installed dsl with a dsl modem-router...
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problems connecting to cable modem/navigating these forums

1)I've posted my trouble 3 times. When I get back in,can't find my inform on some forum2) Problem. Using w98, Intel NIC, cable modem. Each time I re-boot, i\'ve to run winipgcfg.exe, select my NIC card from the drop-down list, press relase and then renew in order to connect to the modem....
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DSL Preplexed

One of my clients has a peculiar point. He has a new website form. The page is "www.pinehillcoffee.com". If one navigates to this page from his office they get a "Page can\'t be showed.....". Here's the point. If I navigate to that page from anywhere else, (Home, my office,...
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DSL way slow on laptop only

Hello,i\'ve an IBM Thinkpad 390E PII W98SE, 196 Ram running IE5.5 and the browser that comes with SBC Yahoo DSL. My DSL runs good on the laptop when I run it off my office network but when i go home and plug in the network card all my pages are way way slow to load, most slower than dial-up. It takes...
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My DSL cant go to certain web sites.

I presently have Earthlink DSL. My computer has Windows XP with 128 MB and the AMD 1500+XP Processor. Currently I can't go to certain website sites such as Classmates.com, SBC.com, and United.com. Can anybody pls suggest me out to improve my connection with these particular website sites.
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College campus internet service: pulling my chain...

I attend Slippery Rock University, a college virtually in the middle of nowhere, in western Pennsylvania.We have always had exceedingly slow internet service, and I know for a fact that we are pulling some serious bandwidth... When browsing the internet (anything from google, to yahoo, to neopets, to...
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Does anyone have Earthlink cable at Time Warner?

I've been thinking of having it, but as usual the people behind the desk at the cable company don't know the answers to my problems. 1. Do i\'ve to install their software on my machines or will my router automatically obtain an IP address from the cable modem. 2. i\'ve msn dsl right now(256k)...
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Voice chat using MSN with BT Broadband

Hello.At present we are using BT broadband and am attempting to have voice conversations using MSN messenger. I can hear the other party and my mic works good but they cann\'t hear me - and the sound works good on their computer.i\'ve attempted varios versions of MSN with the same results. When the other party...
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Cannot visit certain sites

I\'m having a heck of a time connecting to most sites online. I keep having redirected off into space. Some of the sites include www.ebay.com and www.bestbuy.com among others... when i I/P the URL im redirected...
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Slowdown

Hello,i\'ve Comcast Cable and W98 SE. My computer has been very slow for the past few weeks. It even takes most longer to boot. When I turn the computer on I notice that the Activity light on the Surfboard modem doesn't start blinking for a little while. There have been mail troubles late at...
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Cannot get online even after load new ethernet card and was detected by i.p.

I can\'t get online. I loaded Win2000 pro on my computer, right now I can\'t get online. I put in a new ethernet card and laoded the drivers, my internet service had detected the new ethernet dard, yet I keep having a dns bug and not able to get online. Any suggest for this?
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TROUBLES WITH IE6 ON BROADBAND

hi,i am using a intel p2, 250 mhz computer with 64 mb ram, 10 gb hdd and realtrek 8139 family card to connect to my broadband service i am using win98se as the o/s and a 128kpbs broadband connection. right now since the past week while browsing, i have seen some thing unusual. at any time i set up the ie6 browser,...
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MSN 8

The only DSL service where I live is via Verizon and they say they usage MSN-8 software. I gather this means that MSN would become my ISP and wonder if anybody has anything either good or bad to report on MSN as an ISP.i\'ve used Earthlink dial up configured using DUN for years and have no complaints...
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Cost of increased DSL speed

There has been an argument among my lunch mates. Some of them have been offered a 33% expand in their DSL speed but at a 100% expand in cost of usage. Is it worth accepting the offer ?
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Need for SPEED!

I live in the country and there are no High-Speed net companies servicing my area, therefore i\'ve to usage my phone line. Being at the end of our telephone companies trunk-line, sometimes my internet connection is as low as 12 kbps!I've noted a lot regarding wireless access . . . is this...
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Setting up Home Network - Please help me :)

This is some thing i\'ve never done before and am asking for help.I now bought a new computer and wish to have both share the same cable connection. My ISP is Comcast Cable. i\'ve contacted them and they say they don't install home networking themselves in my area but I\'m free to...
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FTP Server On Two PCs On A Workgroup

Hello All. i\'ve two PCs connected to a workgroupPC 1: Windows XP Pro Athlon XP 2500+ Asus A7N8X-Deluxe motherboard 1024G Dual Channel Corsair Memory 4 HDs of a total of 520G and other peripheralsPC 2: Windows 2000 Advanced Server Athlon XP 2000+ Gigabyte GA-7N400 Pro2 motherboard 512MB Generic Memory...
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Evil Homepage Reset

My normal IE homepage is www.yahoo.com. Now, no matter how most times I alter it back, my homepage comes up as: res://mshp.dll/index.html#10213. The Header tells "Looking for... microsoft I E". The next time I alter it back to Yahoo (apply -- OK) it comes back as Yahoo, but...
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Slow Browser

For regarding a week right now, all the websites are loading on very sluggishly. i\'ve Roadrunner broadband service from Time-Warner. i\'ve to keep using the refresh button on the IE6 browser. I\'m using an AMD Athlon 2400, Windows XP OS, HP Pavilion 734n. Is there some explanation or solution ?
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Ethernet Card or USB MN-110

I\'m running win-xp HE OS. Which is better for connecting to DSL - Ethernet card or Microsoft's MN-110 USB connector?Thanxs,Ray Savage
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Please help!!!!! HPEP problem

Im switching from Direcway back to modem but when I attempt to bring up a website form it brings up nothing. In my "windows event viewer" it shows most errors saying "HPEP upstream proxy". i\'ve un-installed the Direcway software. Nothing
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Windows Exploer and Broadband conflict

I now formated and re-installed the computer: W2K Pro/Sp4 - all drivers and many more updated. The strangest thing...if I attempt to make a folder, rename, remove anything in Windows Explorer the computer hangs...go to Task Manager to end it. This only happpens right now, and while the broadband in on, the time I...
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High speed internet

Is it realthat basic cable will come over the line for free if you now sign up for high speed internet?
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need help fast!!!

Hi ppl how you doing i hope your \'s good i am good so.Over teh past few dayz my internet has given me a lot of troubles,as i share my cable internet with my neighbour i assume my internet is extra slow.Is it cus we are connected by way of a linksys wired router n not a wireless one? Or is that roger cable...
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Connection (SPEED) Problem

Hello can anybody tell me why my speed varies from slow (dial up) to normally very fast. I power cycle the modem and it assists (sometimes). I\'m wondering what can cause this flucuation in bandwith/speed? or is it an internal trouble. I usage XP as an os. I\'m thinking in is the bandwidth coming in as the...
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my home page has turned into websearch.net!!

I can't find the programme that installed itself...I'm not sure what to do.. the website form offers no other info as far as I can tell.I've attempted deleting temp files, cookies, and many more.I know the solution is simple, but so am I!Ranks a Rot!!
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