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Connecting both ethernet and wireless

I have set up a NetGear WGT624 wireless with no problem, however when I try to wire in my desk top via ethernet cable I am unable to connect. Can you use the router for wired and wireless simultaneously

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Yes, you should be able to do that. Check to see if your Network Card is set for DHCP and not a static IP. Click on Network Connection in the control panel and then right click and go to properties on your Local Area Connection. Then click on TCP/IP and then Properties.

Make sure both are set to obtain an IP address and DNS automatically. Also try all Lan Ports and a different network cable just in case.

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http://lifehacker.com/software/wifi/geek-to-live-set-up-a-home-wireless-network-162754.php

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http://lifehacker.com/software/wifi/geek-to-live-set-up-a-home-wireless-network-162754.php

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