internet connection prob with mac book air

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by bharti, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. bharti macrumors newbie

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    i just bought a new mac book air. i tried connecting it to a wireless network but i guess it doesnt seem to connect.
    i use a usb portal for internet which runs through but my mac still doesnt have java so i connect the internet usb portal to my other laptop which is compaq presario i tried connecting it to the mac book but its just not happening
    can anyone help me how can i do it.
    i just want to connect internet in my macbook using wifi from the other computer.
    thanks in advance
     
  2. miles01110 macrumors Core

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    Update Java on your Mac. Googling "Java os x" would probably be a good idea.
     
  3. bharti thread starter macrumors newbie

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    thats the prob. for updating i will need internet which is not getting connected.

    thanks for replying though
     
  4. anirudh macrumors 6502

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    You can access internet using your compaq right? Heres the link to download Java Update 1 for Lion

    http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1421

    Download, transfer to mac, install :) Let us know how it goes
     
  5. bharti thread starter macrumors newbie

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    hi dear
    thanks for the help
    i tried doing that. i downloaded it and saved in my flash drive. but when i open that file in mac it says file cannot open.
     

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