[ubuntu-uk] Connecting to my ethernet Connection......

Michael G Fletcher michael at ilovemylinux.com
Fri Feb 13 19:33:25 GMT 2009


On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 7:25 PM, Michael Holloway
<michael at thedarkwinter.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-02-13 at 19:08 +0000, John wrote:
>> Oh that's odd, I thought it had connected once since being installed. Oh
>> well. Does anybody have any idea on how get this fixed?
>>
>> Thank you.
>>
>> John.
>
> Do you have another computer/laptop you can plug in and see if that
> works? (Same cable etc). Are you dual booting and if so does it work in
> the other OS? Does it work on the live CD? Any of the above working
> would basically indicate weather there is a software problem in your
> installation, or hardware problem along the way. You could always try a
> different cable too (a damaged wire inside the cable could cause this).
>
> Cheers,
> Michael
>

John, you could also try unplugging the power from your router and
waiting 30seconds, then turn it back on again and plug the ethernet
cable back into the netbook.

--Michael
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