The absolute answer- a fix!! It will detect and report on wireless signals that XP doesn’t “see” XP tends to return to the last wireless signal source that was used before shutdown. Can’t get internet access on Acer Aspire May 20, I have the same problem. After a recent upgrade to intrepid, following a wireless access failure, I have descovered that the button on the front of this laptop now functions! There are some things that you may like to note in your situation however. July 15th, 2.

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And TOLD your system to connect to the available wireless network? I saw another post on this but the description of what to do was over my head. Email Required, but never shown.

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The error after connecting says it’s unable to connect due to an unknown error I had the same problem with my Acer, albeit a newer model. All i had to do is connect via windows network and enter ssid key! Do not post advertisements, offensive material, profanity, or personal attacks. Unless you are running a dual boot on your mac and are able to demosntrate a considerably different connection speed when using one or the other systems I have no way of knowing how to proove that there is a problem with your wireless card or the connection in general.


Walls and other obstacles – I know that it seems obvious, but we have some serious “dead spots” in our house, and I don’t completely understand why! Try unpluging the power from the router and your modem for a while at least 10 sec but more sometimes helps then replug them in and try to connect. I disabled the wireless security as a test and I get the same error. I have a new Acer aspire with Vista and I’m trying to wirelessly connect it to the internet.

I have another desktop machine connected by ethernet to the router which is a Linksys Wireless G and it accesses the internet just fine. Ethernet interface physical id: Do you already have an account?

But my hp notebook is connecting perfectly with same settings. You all can buy me a pint sometime! It is connected to the network but just can’t get online. Can’t get internet access on Acer Aspire May 20, It was working fine the other day and I go to turn it on and it can’t find any wireless networks. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I just got an Acer aspire and it is not connecting to the wireless network at home.


I have an Acer aspire connected to a linksys wireless G router. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Please post your experience with your acer wireless button, and any “strange” functionality that you have.

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The switch is on and it can see my network, but it will not connect. I have the same computer, brand new with the same problem. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to as;ire policies.

This happens 36880 me every once in a while. This conversation is currently closed to new comments. Did anyone figure this one out?

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