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Handy Repair Checklist for Wireless Interruptions

First analysis to see if your cable or DSL is absolutely working. Usually amid in your basement, best modems accept four lights. You accept a alive Internet affiliation if the "data" or "status" light is on. If it's off, or flashing, your cable is out.

If your cable/DSL is working, afresh reboot your computer. Sometimes, if your cable/DSL goes out for alike 10 seconds, your computer and the wireless router may no best be able to allocution to anniversary other. By rebooting your computer,a new IP address is assigned, acceptance them to already new communicate.

If your desktop is wireless and you've confused the wireless adapter [the box that sits abutting to the computer with antennas], again you may charge to move the adapter until you acquisition a stronger signal.

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