Posted 17 October 2005 - 08:32 PM
Welcome. Try this:If you're using Windows 2000/XP:
1. Right-click the My Network Places icon and select Properties.
2. Right-click the Local Area Connection icon and select Properties.
3. Double-click the line in the network components list that includes TCP/IP.
4. Make sure that the Obtain An IP Address Automatically option is selected.
Usually your isp should have a guide on their site.
Let me know if this helps.
Spike's advice: Backup your data routinely.