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Old December 5, 2008, 11:53 PM
Jesterhead Jesterhead is offline
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Unhappy Dumb Question

OK, I feel like a retard for asking this, but I can't figure out whats wrong lol

So, I built a new PC for gaming, and never planned to hook it up to the internet (multi-player was never really my thing), but I bought far cry 2 tonight. A it has everyones favorite piece of DRM software, Securom.

In the basement, we have a Motorola broadband cable modem, hooked up to a linksys 802.11b (lol) router powering a few notebooks and the old PC. So I replaced the old PC with the new one. But I can't access the internet. I can see the LAN connection.

Im not sure if the router is assigning me an IP or not. None of my computers use static IPs so I didn't think it would be a problem If I simply replaces one host.

All of the laptops are connected (a mighty 11mbps lol) but the only one I care about right now isn't.

So, I feel like an idiot, but I could really use some help lol~
Desktop "APRIL"
CPU: Intel Core Duo e8400
Motherboard: ASUS P5N-D
GPU: BFG GTX 260 OC Memory OCZ Reaper PC8500(2 X 1gb)
Case: Antec 900]
PSU: CoolMax RM-750
Storage: WD 500gb SATA; WD 1tb SATA

Last edited by Jesterhead; December 6, 2008 at 01:28 AM.
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