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Cannont Access Modem

I am unable to access my modem using web management. When I connect the modem to phone line and ethernet to my laptop, I get an IP address of 169.254.65.70. I tried resetting the modem but didnt' work. It is a Speedstream 5100 A modem with 060-E141-A08.

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1. click START-settings-Controll Panel- Network Connections
2. right click on your LOCAL AREA CONNECTION and select PROPERTIES from the menu.
3.when properties opens, select TCP/IP by highliting it, then click on the properties .
4.once the new window opens titled "internet protocol (tcp/ip) Properties you will need to check the boxs that say "Obtain an IP adress automatically" and "Obtain DNS server automatically"
5. Click on OK
6.reboot
Hope this helps, post if you need further assistance.

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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