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Belkin n1 router - wireless light not on - laptop has limited connectivity

Set up router at first the wireless light was on and the lap top connect (first 30 mins or so of use.) now the wireliss light is not on at all ( not orange - just no light) the wired computer works fine, the lap top conncets to the network with limited connectivity.
I have tried resting - the router, the modem, the laptop. made sure no wirels phones or mircowave were on or near the router and modem ( wireless broadband - clearwire). still no wireless light. I took the laptop to another house and was able to connect to their wireless system without any difficulty. I hate to assume that a bran new router is defective, is there anything else I can try.

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  • cristiedax Oct 14, 2008

    I rest set the router following your instructions (when I had reset it before I did not have the power on) and reconfigured it, and now it is working. Thanks

  • Anonymous Dec 02, 2008

    LOW

  • jdemoss3 Dec 02, 2008

    LOW CONNECTIVITY PROBLEM. TRIED EVERYTHING AND NOTHING WORKS

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If could be that you were unable to reset the router properly. You have to make sure that the router is on while pressing and holding the reset button using a paper clip. the reset button is usually found at the back of the router, then you may have to reconfigure the settings again.

you can also manually access the router page for you to change the settings.

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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    Janet Nery Oct 14, 2008

    You're most welcome. Thank you!

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