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HP Mini 1000
Microsoft Windows XP

I have a HP Mini 1000 laptop with Windows XP. I'm trying to connect to the internet but I'm having a hard time doing so. The network and internet setting for the available wifi's in the area don't even show up as an option. I don't know what to do. Can anyone help me?

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Hi

Begin with a command line...

 

ping 127.0.0.1   and post the result please.

C:\>ping 127.0.0.1

Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),

C:\>ping 192.168.0.1

Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),

 

Then to the default gateway/ISP modem router, which may not be the same as my 192.169.0.1.

 

Then type 

getmac     and post the results please.

 

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PLEASE POST ANY RESULTS.
First:- Turn off the computer, press and hold the PWR button for 4 seconds.

Then - Leave only keyboard and mouse connected, disconnect all externally connected
devices such as Docking Station, USB storage devices, displays, and printers.
Unplug the AC adapter from the computer.

Next - Press and Hold the Power button for 15 seconds to Hard Reset.
Rinse and Repeat; Re-Connect the AC adapter.

NOW begin checking/testing/proving the Hardware is fit for purpose.
Power on your PC, press ESC (repeatedly), then F2 at the prompt.
Choose System Tests (Fast Test does a 4 minute hardware check).
AND/OR
HOW DO I USE DIAGNOSTICS?

HP PC Hardware Diagnostics Windows is a Windows-based utility that allows you to run diagnostic tests to determine if the computer hardware is functioning properly. The tool runs within the Windows operating system in order to diagnose hardware failures. HP PC Hardware Diagnostics Windows comes pre-installed on new HP computers, but if not on yours, download here:-
https://www8.hp.com/us/en/campaigns/hpsupportassistant/pc-diags.html

 

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