How do i plug in my laptop LAN Tags: Laptops LAN Windows XP Last response: August 12, 2011 2:41 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share claire62 August 12, 2011 10:11:34 AM Hello, i have an old computer that runs windows xp and i can connect with a wireless, but i cant go online, it keeps giving me a LAN unplugged message and i dont know how to resoolve this More about : plug laptop lan | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove AntiZig Laptop Expert August 12, 2011 2:41:11 PM your LAN is basically your wired connection, if you're connecting via wireless, LAN has nothing to do with your ability to connect to internet/network. you want to go to start > run > type in: cmd /k ipconfig /all in the window that pops up you want to make sure that your wireless adapter has a defined network mask address, if it doesn't, it means it's not connecting to your wireless | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>How do i plug in my laptop LAN> Related ressources: ForumHow do you plug in a wireless computer into a LAN line ForumHow to connect laptop to lan ForumPlug in to the wall ethernet lan thing ForumWireless LAN solution (time to plug products!) ForumLAN cable: how long is "too long"? ForumHow to ask for help ForumHow to connect pc and laptops using LAN cable ForumLaptop using Wi-Fi connected with LAN cable to router for sharing wireless inter ForumLAN plug ForumLAN plug ForumSetting up a 100man lan ?? ForumHow to make wireless connection from wired LAN a ForumHow to use wireless broadband as wired LAN ForumNo LAN connect when laptop docked ForumLAN and WiFi internet: how to make them work together ForumGaming laptop under 1000 Forum[Solved] Portable gaming laptop recommendation please ForumHow to transfer data from windows xp to mac os via lan wire ForumLaptop shopping for casual gamers ForumWill this laptop handle Starcraft II on the i3 CPU? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !