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Cannot connect wireless device

Have netgear router into cable modem. Have stable lan connection on desktop. Try to connect wireless, see the connection, type passphrase, but will not connect. No error? What do I check?

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  • hammacks Nov 04, 2008

    Failed to mention I am trying to connect with a another computer labtop wireless.

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If you have the correct wireless security and the laptop wont connect wirelessly, the best thing that you can do here is to access the router setup page and change some wireless settings on the router like the wireless channel , I advice you set the wireless channel to 11 then after that try to connect your laptop again to the wireless network and by the way change also the SSID or wireless network name of the router....

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Most likely the color of the cables is not important.
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Is your goal to provide computer-to-computer connectivity,
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It may also mean that your router is trying to use the same IP as your modem

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go to the START MENU / RUN then type CMD and press enter.

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You haven't given a model so you will have to work this bit out yourself but your are looking for a setting on your router that starts with the same number you got.
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If in doubt read this a couple of times or print it out.


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-- what is the operating system of your computer?
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Step 1: Shutdown the computer.
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Step 5: Plug in the router's power cable once the modem’s lights appear stable.
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  1. Then u have to setup ur router first
  2. Turn off the power on your computer.
  3. Securely connect an end of an Ethernet cable to your computer, as shown.
  4. Securely connect the other end to any of the router's four LAN ports.
  5. Connect a second Ethernet cable from the router's single WAN port to the modem.
  6. Make sure the modem is connected to the jack or cable to the Internet that was set up by your ISP.
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      4. Turn the router power back on. Wait one minute until the lights are stable.
      5. Turn the computer power back on.
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    6. that would fix your problem..

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