Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1521 Laptop ?

Windows XP Network Connection HELP!

\015 Hi, I have a Dell Inspiron 1521 notebook. When I got it it first had Vista on it. But now I reformatted it to put windows XP on it. However, I cannot get my internet to work on windows XP. I have comcast cable, and i have a router. what I did was connect a LAN chord to the router and to my comp and no connection, with vista however it automatically picked up the connection. What can I do to get a internet connection on windows xp througha router?\015

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You need to call ComCast and have them walk you through the Internet Connection Wizard. It is rather easy, but it requires some specific information that they'll have.
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