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LAN/Wireless properties not responding

Q: LAN/Wireless properties not responding

i have two HD's, both with XP installed.
The old drive rarely gets used and does not have the problem.
The new drive is the main boot and its the one with the issue.
I have tried a few things that people posted on the net, but it has not helped. The internet does work though.

It stops responding and really slows down the pc. I tried it in safe mode w/ networking and it still locked up.

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i have two HD's, both with XP installed.
The old drive rarely gets used and does not have the problem.
The new drive is the main boot and its the one with the issue.
I have tried a few things that people posted on the net, but it has not helped. The internet does work though.

It stops responding and really slows down the pc. I tried it in safe mode w/ networking and it still locked up.

A:LAN/Wireless properties not responding

What exactly locks up, the computer or your network connections? Any recent changes to the system like hardware installs or new programs?

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Please help!!

i just need to get into the properties tab that is grayed out. here is a screen shot.
what can i do to get access to this??

A:Cant get into wireless properties tab!! Please help!!

i still cant figure this out. i dont know if its something to do with administrator or what. i am the only person that uses this computer so i really dont know what else to do.

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A:MS wireless keyboard not responding to keystrokes/wireless mouse works

Have you run Windows Updates and see if it offers a new driver.
The keyboard is very old. Just might be time for a new one. You could also go to Device Manager and select update driver for the keyboard.

I have 6 or 7 old keyboards. Also gave a few away. I have never wore one out. Just kept buying them looking for one I really liked.
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Its strange because I've never used Spanish EVER before in
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Please help me
Thanks in Advance
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A:wireless network Properties

Who will help me to resolve this annoying problem!!!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wireless-network-properties.980220/
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A:Where is the Wireless Network Properties window from W7?

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A:No Power Management tab in Wireless Properties

That means that the device driver doesnt have the feature implemented, nothing you can do.

You can try going into "power options" in the control panel and seeing if you have the option there, but thats the only other place i can think of.

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A:Win2000 pro wireless network properties box missing

Did you install ALL the motherboard drivers for the system?
 

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A:Windows 8 cannot access wireless properties or save pw.

It sounds like your version of Windows 8 is missing something or maybe just some files are missing, hard to say why this problem would occur.

You might try running the sfc/scannow command to see if there are any missing files.

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Mate as a general ruel I don't like Microsoft mice full stop keyboards fine. Did you get installing the mouse software message when you first plugged it in? if not then you might try checking is the driver is up to date in the Device Manager or you could try here

Microsoft Keyboard & Mouse: Wireless Keyboard 800 | Microsoft Hardware

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A:View Wireless Network Properties from the Command Line

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A:New wireless router but DNS isn't responding

If you have a modem i would suggest you resetting it, Then turning your new router on. This should allow them to sync up with each other.

If that doesnt work please post a screenshot of the IPconfig /all command.

USE OPTION TWO

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Quote: Originally Posted by dNsProblEm


hello guys im getting a dns not responding error when i click diagnose it finds problems and it says dns not responding i have no wireless routers i have a laptop toshiba sattelite l300 and i wanna connect to this unsecured network which has really good signal strength so if anyone can help plzzz thanks


dNs
Several things you need to try.

Assuming the unsecured network is yours, and you know the proper name and SSID's can you go to search and type cmd. Then right click it and run as administrator. Then type ipconfig /flushdns, followed by ipconfig /renew.

Let us know the results and make a screenshot of ipconfig /all and upload it to us.

Can you also tell us about your network setup? Are you using Homegroup, or workgroup? Are you connecting to a cable modem? Anything else you can think of will help

Let us know if you need assistance with any of this
Jan

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A:Wireless Connect not responding

for the wireless problem, do you have the latest drivers for the card?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wireless-connect-not-responding.613975/
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A:secured wireless router not responding

Also when the wireless network is unsecure i connect with no problemClick to expand...

what type of security are you adding ?

delete all your wireless profiles - you will then need to re-enter any wireless passcode - so make sure you know them all
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How to remove Wireless Profiles - for XP
http://mgmcc.forumotion.net/networking-tutorials-f17/removing-an-existing-wireless-profile-t109.htm
- XP
http://www.tp-link.com/support/showfaq.asp?id=186
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you will then have to enter the wireless security key for any networks you connect to - so make sure you know the correct password , and not using an incorrect password at all

------------------------------------------------------------------------
 

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I might try deleting and then recreating the profile and see if that fixes it.

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A:Wireless connection stops responding randomly

For when "My internet works fine" and for when "the internet stops responding" ...

Please attach a screen shot of the Networks page (don't collapse the Radar, Connection or Signal History) of the Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector. If you need help with that see TSG Posting a Screenshot. FWIW to take screen shots with Windows 8 or 7 or Vista I prefer to use the built-in Snipping Tool.

Also show ...

Open a (black) Command Prompt window:
Hold the Windows logo key and press r; in the Run box type cmd and click on OK.

Type the following command:

IPCONFIG /ALL

[Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
 

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A:Solved: Key board (s ) Wireless ( Wired ) / Mouse not responding

For some reason, after rebooting 3 times the mouse is now working.
Don't know why, but happy to have it back.
 

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wireless-printer-stops-responding-if-idle-for-three-days.902202/
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It seems that I've solved my own problem. After searching around on the internet I found this link "Resolve Hotkeys or Volume control keys not working on Microsoft keyboards"

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A:Outlook problems: exchange server not responding and not responding after 10 minutes

1) Are they on company or personal machines? If personal could this be a personal firewall issue?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/outlook-problems-exchange-server-not-responding-and-not-responding-after-10-minutes.778825/
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A:Help! Outlook "Not responding" ! Windows Explorer "Not responding" !

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 
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and welcome to the Forum

What do you see when you right click on My Computer and select Properties?

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A:Properties

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I have done the "solve compatibility problems" when you right click the .exe and I have marked it needed special rights but that doesn't seem to do anything.

A:No compatibility tab in properties.

Hello Patrick, and welcome to Eight Forums.

What's the name of the .exe file, and what program is it for?

You might see if you may be able to using OPTION SIX in the tutorial below instead.

Run as Administrator - in Windows 8

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:Display properties?

Try signing on as an administrator
 

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A:XP Display Properties

Run the attached reg file, and restart (unzip first)

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A:mp3 properties in windows xp pro

Files that have DRM protection, like those downloaded from iTunes store, or other formats like MP4 will not allow you to change the tags.

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A:Ethernet Properties

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A:sound properties

Try Reg clean http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q147/7/69.asp?LN=EN-US&SD=gn&FR=0

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Remember the light at the end of the tunnel just might be a train
 

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A:Cannot get folder properties at ALL

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A:Mouse Properties

To help us help you,please use the TSG System Info tool to let Tech's know the specs of your computer: http://static.techguy.org/download/SysInfo.exe Copy and paste the results here in your thread. You can then update your Computer Spec Profile with this info.
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A:Need help with sound properties

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/need-help-with-sound-properties.1013028/
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A:My Computer Properties

  
Quote: Originally Posted by ebeein


When i right click MyComputer Properties the messages diaplays as " The operations has been cancelled due to restrictions effect on this computer.Please contact your system administrator".

How to solve this problem?


Since when did this happen, or don't you do that action frequently? Is or was this a work pc?
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A:No Security tab in Properties

If yor using xp home then you cant do any of that stuff.

It may be a firewall issue that is blocking the installation especially if the printer driver has automatic updates or something like that.

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A:Folder properties

Been seeing this a bit lately on some customer's computers. So far the solution has been to run several programs to remove all the spyware.
 

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A:MP3 file properties

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A:System Properties

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A:file properties

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