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Fixed: Unable to connect to internet wired or wireless?

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Okay, so I'm completely frustrated. After a surge (bad thunderstorm) my computer got a little messed up. It suddenly wouldn't detect the Ethernet wire or such, so I replaced the wire, but to no avail. So then I got a good wireless card yet it still doesn't detect it when I go into the network sharing center. When you go into it you usually see the adapter setting's, however I see none. I know it is not anything else because everything works properly as it should.

Is something wrong with the motherboard? This has never happened to me before so I'm confused. If anyone could help me, that would be great. Thank you.
Edited by brobanmanx2 - 10/5/12 at 3:08pm
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And you know that it's not the modem or router?
 
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So then I got a good wireless card yet it still doesn't detect it when I go into the network sharing center. When you go into it you usually see the adapter setting's, however I see none.

Did you install the drivers that came with the card?
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No, It is not anything else. The modem works, the router works, the wireless card works (just tested it on another desktop), the ethernet works, everything. So what im wondering is whats wrong and is it fixable.
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Does it show up in Device Manager?
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