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Linksys router problem

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I ve been using Linksys router(model WRT54GCver 2.0) for 2 years now and its been working fine. But for last 2 days it cant work. My laptop can connected to the linksys router and has full signals but there is no internet connection. I tried to reset the linksys router many times but there is same problem.

I can go online if i plug the cable directly from the cable modem to my laptop .

Please advice

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To reset Linksys WRT54G. Press the Reset button (small rounded button , it will likely be gray or red and may be sunk inside the plastic casing of the router) with a pen or anything for 30 seconds , and after that then you unplug the power of your Linksys WRT54G and you keep holding down on the reset button for an additional 30 seconds, after that you plug it back in then you wait for another 30 seconds and then you're done.
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Try a factory reset on the router, in most cases this can be done by holding the reset button on the unit down for 10 or more seconds. Once this is done you may have to enter any settings into the router again.

Also, try download the latest firmware from http://www.linksys.com and upgrade the firmware on the router.

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