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Connection OK, but "network cable unplugged"

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September 3, 2004 11:14:04 PM

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Hi,

I have a Dell Inspiron 8200 with a Truemobile 1150 WLAN Mini PCI card and an
SMC 2671W access point. The PC can connect to the AP with "excellent"
connection, but TCP/IP over this NIC isn't possible: the systray shows the
"network cable unplugged" icon.

OS is W2K SP3, I already de- and reinstalled the NIC drivers, updated the AP
firmware, but all with no luck. My TCP/IP layers should be fine since I can
connect to the LAN with the other (3COM, cabled) network card. Another PC
can connect to the AP with no problems.

Would anybody have a clue? I don't know what to do anymore ..

Kind regards,
Christoph
September 4, 2004 1:16:08 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windows.networking.wireless (More info?)

"Christoph" wrote

> OS is W2K SP3

It's SP4, of course. I'm sorry for the double post, tried to cancel it.

Regards
Christoph
!