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Uber Geek

# 96884 6-Feb-2012 11:52
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My partners latop a Samsung is having issues connecting. Well the wireless connects fine, says there is a connection to the internet, but when trying to browse, nothing happens. 

ipconfig /all shows all the correct info. I can ping sites, including the router address.  Just can't browse

Ideas why not?

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  # 577821 6-Feb-2012 12:30
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nevermind, sorted

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  # 577822 6-Feb-2012 12:31
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If you can ping domains then you have a connection to the internet and it won't be a DNS issue.

It's got to be a browser issue then, what browser are you using?


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  # 577823 6-Feb-2012 12:31
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semigeek: nevermind, sorted

What was it out of interest? 

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  # 577828 6-Feb-2012 12:50
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Its funny really, someone had blocked the ip address that the laptop was using in the router. Laughing

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  # 577830 6-Feb-2012 12:54
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freitasm: Not funny that someone else has access to the configuration pages...

Don't worry, locked down now  

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