RE: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.

I think that's bad advice, coming from someone who didn't understand all
the fixes, or, who had software that was incompatible.

Chip

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx=20
> [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Mike Mote
> Sent: Monday, November 08, 2004 10:17 AM
> To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.
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> I use a Gateway, and the tech support guy highly recommended=20
> I not install the Xp SP2 update.  I have sense uninstalled the update.
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "John Miller" <n1umj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, November 08, 2004 8:20 AM
> Subject: Re: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.
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> > We have 2 laptops here, mine and my mother's both upgraded=20
> to SP2, and
> both
> > worked fine, no wireless network wizard, nothing, they work just as=20
> > they
> did
> > before. Maybe it has to do with a certain computer=20
> manufacturer?  Just=20
> > wondering, that wouldn't surprise me. No problems with the desktops=20
> > here either on the wireless part of the network.
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Chris McMillan" <chrismcmillan@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Monday, November 08, 2004 8:52 AM
> > Subject: RE: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.
> >
> >
> > > Dear List:
> > >
> > > The Wireless Wizard might help but this is a know issue with the=20
> > > major router companies and the PC manufactures.  I was on two=20
> > > conference calls with Microsoft the last two weeks and they blame=20
> > > the driver issues and firmware from the router and=20
> wireless card manufactures.
> > >
> > > I have three wireless notebooks and the only luck I had=20
> was not use=20
> > > the Microsoft wizards but my Dell software that came with=20
> my wireless cards.
> > >
> > > Sincerely,
> > >
> > > Christopher McMillan
> > > chrismcmillan@xxxxxxxxxxxxx E-mail
> > > christophermcmillan@xxxxxxxxxxx MSN Messanger
> > > 203 934 5468 Home Number
> > > 203 444 5661 Cell Phone
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx=20
> [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
> Behalf
> > > Of david poehlman
> > > Sent: Monday, November 08, 2004 8:42 AM
> > > To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > Subject: Re: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.
> > >
> > > yu have to run the wireless network wizard.
> > >
> > > Johnnie Apple Seed
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Mike Mote" <mikemote@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Sent: Monday, November 08, 2004 6:51 AM
> > > Subject: Problems with windows XP SP2 and my lap top.
> > >
> > >
> > > Hi folks!  Not really a jaws issue necessarily, but I know many=20
> > > people
> on
> > > this list have had their share of problems with the new=20
> Windows XP=20
> > > SP 2, and
> > >
> > > I'm wondering if I can get some help on my problem.  I=20
> installed Sp2
> last
> > > week, and sense then, I've had nothing but trouble with=20
> my wireless=20
> > > features
> > >
> > > on my lap top computer, specifically, my internet=20
> connection.  It's=20
> > > as
> if,
> > > it's not there.  Wondering if this is strictly Sp2=20
> related, and is=20
> > > there any
> > >
> > > documentation on how to fix this problem.  I'm using a net gear=20
> > > router,
> if
> > > that helps.  I'm not having any problems with my desk top=20
> at home,=20
> > > but
> on
> > > my
> > >
> > > lap top, it's a different story.
> > >
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