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vista refuses to connect

By swker98
Jul 8, 2006
  1. vista refuses to connect to my intenret, its laoded the driver, it sees the network but it says "limited connecton" or "Local Conection only"

    im mad because xp on the same machine can get interneet (as you can see i am typing on it now)

    please someone shed some light on this
     
  2. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,077

  3. altheman

    altheman TS Rookie Posts: 425

    Uninstalling my wireless card from Device Manager, rebooting, and letting it reinstall did the trick for me.

    Strangly enough, at first Vista recognized my wifi card perfectly, but wouldnt connect to my router, and this sorted it out.
     
  4. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,077

    ok i got it working now



    it turns out i had to manually enter my ip adress and all that stuff
     
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