Are you sure it works and you have the correct drivers?
Are you sure the cable modem connection works?
Are you sure the cable modem will work at 10mbit? A friend had
a Motorola that would not.
Do you have the correct ethernet cable? You probably require a
"crossover cable" which has pins 1 connected to 6, 2 connected to 3,
3 connected to 2 and 6 connected to 1. Counted from the right with
the tab up and the plug facing you.
Does your cable company/ISP provide a direct connection or require
pick it up automaticaly if the connection works.
leave it blank. It only matters if you were inside a private network.
Try using " http://www.yqcomputer.com/
" (without the quotes). If that works
you have a DNS problem. If it doesn't there is a bigger problem.
How much RAM do you have on it? I have a PB1400 with 16m RAM running
7.6.1 and one with 64m running 9.1. If you have enough for 8.6 or 9.1,
then it will run a lot faster.
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