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Netgear model 7550 keep rebooting

Several times a day my Netgear Modem reboots itself ... Model 7550 provided by Frontier internet provider. I'm not the most tech savvy person, but have tried several suggestions I have found on the internet. The problem is not with my network card/adapter in my laptop as I have checked Device Manager and found no errors.

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Maybe these, but you'd need to reset the device if the password, etc. has been changed. There's usually a small red button on the back you need to hold in for a few seconds to reset the device.:

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    After a small amount of trouble, I have configured my Win 98 laptop to use
    Netgear WG111v2 wireless modem to connect to my wireless router. I used
    the driver from the CD that came with the modem, following the instructions and
    got to the point, after rebooting a couple of times, where I was connected to the
    router, but could not reach another computer on my network (or the outside world).

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    on the NetGear SMART WIZARD panel, the WEP key was set to use the
    "Create from passphrase" option, even though I supplied the already generated key (the
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