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I added some RAM and now I have no internet?

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#1
I added in some RAM to my sister's old P4 and then BAM no internet at all when I turned it back on. The ethernet port light isn't lit or blinking. I might have did something when I loaded the fail-safe defaults in the BIOS. I can't find any connections in My Network Places -> connections either.

Anybody know what I should do?
 

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If its a pci lan card pull it out clean connections & replace

Might work !
 

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Maybe you disabled onboard LAN? I would look in the bios for any option regarding that.
 
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If its a pci lan card pull it out clean connections & replace

Might work !
Unfortunately it's onboard, though there is a NIC card but I'm not using that right now.

Maybe you disabled onboard LAN? I would look in the bios for any option regarding that.
Will look into that now, thanks!
 
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#5
Everything is working now, I just enabled the ethernet port in the BIOS. Thanks to everybody for the help!