Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetOther - Computers · 1 decade ago

how to fix internet on laptop that doesnt work with wireless?

its a toshiba laptop which picks up the internet and says its connected but then when i try to go onto any websites it says the page can't be displayed

ive tried everything it says might be the problems

please help; any ideas ?

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago

    it means that its connected to your wireless modem but its not actually connected to the internet.

    you have a few options you can try

    1.) go to your modem hold the on/off button for 10 seconds then turn it off and switch it back on. then try reconnecting on laptop

    2.) restart your laptop.

    it happens to me all the time. 1.) USUALLY works.

    Source(s): personal experience.
  • pete j
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    firewall or security set too high?

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