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Well my router has all the lights light up accept the wireless light how can i fix that without messing up all the other connections?

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  • Vern Haynes
    Vern Haynes May 11, 2010

    you need to enable the wireless part of the router. What is the make and model # of your router?

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Type in 192.168.0.1 OR 192.168.1.1 OR 192.168.2.1. Whichever works.

If none of the IPs work above, go to Start > All Programs > Accessories > Command Prompt (Start > Search: cmd if Windows Vista. Make sure to right click and run as Administrator)

When the black box comes up on the screen, type in ipconfig and press enter. Type in the Default Gateway into your web browser.

You should be directed to your router configuration page. Look for any options such as Wireless, or anything similar. Make sure it is enabled, and mark down your network key.

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