Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop ?

Computer connection to broadband DIMMENSION 4600 5 YEAR OLD

\015 My broadband is working perfect ,I have connected to different pc and a laptop no problem ,but my pc will not connect to web sites ,some hardware must be faulty the broadband lan connection shows active \015\012can you advise\015\012\015\012mike mc\015

Answers :

You need to have a connection to an internet service provider to connect to the internet. Normally they will provide you with an IP address to configure your modem. I would contact them for these details.
If you have that info in hand, run the network setup wizard from the control panel.
For XP, please see this link
For Vista, please see this link
If you think there is some hardware fault, you can check this by looking in the Device Manager. A disabled adapter will appear with a red X across it.

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