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Window is unable to connect to a wireless network

Discussion in 'Networking' started by jgilc10, Dec 17, 2012.

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  1. jgilc10

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    Windows is unable to connect to the selected network. The network may no longer in range. Please refresh the list of available networks, and try to connect again.

    This message poped up during connecting to a wireless network

    this information might be usefull

    Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
    (C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

    C:\Documents and Settings\Jayden Gilchrist>IPCONFIG/ALL

    Windows IP Configuration

    Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : PC123911455270
    Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
    Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
    IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
    WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

    Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection:

    Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Networ
    k Connection
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-18-DE-B5-17-5C

    Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

    Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
    Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/100 VE Network Connecti
    on
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-16-36-B7-56-59

    C:\Documents and Settings\Jayden Gilchrist>
     
  2. jgilc10

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    is it fixable
     
  3. huggie54

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    hiya, more info please,laptop or desktop etc
     
  4. jgilc10

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    its a laptop
     
  5. huggie54

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    go to your control panel>system>hardware tab >device manager and expand the + sign at the network adapters line,what is listed?,
     
  6. jgilc10

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    there is four

    1394 Net Adapter
    Intel(R) PRO/100 VE Network Connection
    Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
    MAC Bridge Miniport
     
  7. huggie54

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    are there any YELLOW ! OR?/RED Xs on any
     
  8. jgilc10

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    what is a xs?
     
  9. huggie54

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    a red x (cross)
     
  10. jgilc10

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    arr no ther are all normal
     
  11. huggie54

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    is the wireless switch turned on at the front of the laptop (usually)
     
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