Originally Posted by Furry Badger
WiFi works off of a LAN. If it's unplugged, you'd have to either use a different wireless network, or, plug it back in. . .
Local only indicates that there is a network connection, however it is not able to access anything beyond your local network: no internet.
Not to be too judgemental, but shouldn't you be not on the internet if your parents don't want you on the internet?
How do you create a new wireless network?
No, I know they don't want me to, but it's just for the summer lol.