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Connection drop-outs I have a Linksys WRT54G hooked up to a Motorola SURFboard SB5101i cable modem supplied by my cable provider, and my laptop (an HP nx6320) wirelessly connected to the Linksys, but I have intermittant Internet connection problems. Every few days, my Internet connection will die. I can ping the router and sometimes the cable modem, but not my cable provider ISP gateway. My wireless connection to the router seems fine, just not the connection to the Internet. The cable provider insists it's my router and not their system, and none of my friends with the same service and cable modem have this problem. For most of the drop-outs, rebooting the router solves the problem. Very occasionally I have to reboot the modem too. I upgraded the firmware to version 7.0.4 a week ago, but the problem still occurs. I would love to hear your ideas on solving this. Thanks Same problem as richard0. Thanks for the help... eventually!

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  • Luc Sr Nov 25, 2008

    Hi Ward_Knutson,

    Thanks for your answer. I believe you 100%; that's why I've bought a D-Link DIR-625_C, not a Linksys...

    My mistake: I just reproted that I had the same problem as another guy, and I indicated the brand and name of my router on the form, but...

    Anything else to suggest, but adapted to my router?



    Thanks again,



    Luc

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I hate to be the bearer of bad news but from the information on the forum sites you have a bad router. They have tried the newest firmware but this unit will continually lockup. Here is one forum you can check as see what they are saying: http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=299590

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