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Cannot access Internet via router - computer keeps trying dial up!


PC_HelpMe
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Hi folks - having just had to disconnect my computer from the router as it had broken (that is now resolved), I have reconnected the computer to the router but the computer keeps trying to ask me to select dial up connection - and whenever I try and just click on a browser, it keeps saying "server not found".

How do I get the computer to access the Internet via the router again?

Thanks.

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rdave13

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Glad you're sorted and waited for XP to repair itself. Fruit Bat /\0/\ certainly knows XP inside out lol.

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PC_HelpMe

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Well, I ended up having to "force" the computer to restart itself as it had frozen - but its a happy ending.

I've been using you guys for years and always recommend you to friends who have computer problems - but most would rather get rid of their computers rather than try to fix them - I love fixing the problems as I feel really proud when I get the computer to work again. Probably not many girls feel the same way.

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