Q. How do I
find my MAC address?
A. If you are
using an external devise such as a PCMCIA card or a USB adaptor, the MAC
number should be printed on the device. If your wi-fi is built into your computer
you can find the MAC address as follows: Click on 'START' then 'RUN'. Type
CMD in the box and click 'OK'. A DOS command window will open and you
should type: IPCONFIG /ALL. look for the 'physical address of the wireless
Q. I can see a
good signal from wifi margarita but I can't connect to the internet.
A. Turn off
your firewall. Make sure there are not any anti virus programs running and
if there are turn them off (disable them). Make sure there aren't any
other programs trying to connect such as 'boingo'.
Q. I can receive
mail but I can't send any.
A. If you use
an email program like Outlook Express, in order to send mail you
will need to specify the correct outgoing smtp mail server. You can always
receive your mail using the same settings everywhere. However, in
the outgoing mail server (smtp) box you must put mail.cantv.net
Q. I was
connected before to the internet but now I can't connect.
wifi margarita and make sure your subscription is current. try
unplugging your wifi adaptor and plugging back in again. Try rebooting
your computer. Your boat may be facing a different direction and something
may be blocking the wifi signal, try repositioning the antenna or