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I switched computers and added internet to it and took internet off of the other now when im on the computer my family cant use telephone

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Did you install the filter for the phone jack? (each phone in the house has to have one, the pc plugs into a two jack filter, one for the phone, one for the dsl/dial up connection). if you have not done so, here is what you should have. (you can use any brand, but this is a sample of what you need to install and how to do so).

http://www.excelsus-tech.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=products.ProductDetail&id=1749744

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If internet is not a concern, and you just want to connect the computers to share files and resources, you will have to se your computers to static IP. You do not need any additional device - just connect your computers to the hub, setup a static IP on all the computers.

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Limited or no connectivity to the internet. my setup: the telephone port is approx 30m from where i need internet access. Originally I had a dlink wireless router set up but was connected via cable, now...


On which port of the D-link router did you plug the WRT160N router?

Do this setup.

Disconnect the WRT160N from D-link.

Connect a computer to port 1 of the WRT160N. Access the setup page by typing 192.168.1.1 on the address bar. you may need to type in the username and password for WRT160N. on the setup page Change the LAN IP address from 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.2.1. save the settings.

Connect a cable from port 1,2,3 or 4 of the D-link router to the Internet port of the WRT160N. turn off everything then turn them on starting from cable modem>D-link >WRT160N then computer.

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