||Where to look for the problem
|no Ethernet card detected
||Is there one? Need new driver? Defective card?
||also could be spyware
||Hardware. Bad cable? Inactive jack? Netgear bad? Need
to reset Netgear? Personal Firewall?
||a "link local" address
||Connected to a personal router? Connect directly.
||a private address
||Disable your wireless card. Check wired Ethernet settings.
Make sure wired is enabled.
||Indicates a physical network connection. Register the
machine. Hardware change recently?
||you have reached DHCP, but are not recognized; set browser
||Physical connection present, good WHOInet address. Ping
www.whoi.edu? Ping 126.96.36.199? May be DNS. May be specific
server you are trying to reach.
||machine is connected to WHOInet; problem could be spyware,
virus, personal firewall
|any other IP address
||Check that DHCP is enabled. Call Helpdesk x2439.