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Ethernet was working but suddenly stopped. Turning modem off/on did not help. Wireless access still works fine.

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  • George G Nov 04, 2012

    Turns out only one ethernet port stopped working. Long story short, unplugging and replugging ethernet cable on both ends fixed it. No idea why, except maybe due to powering up after Hurricane Sandy.

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Some times a reseat of the cable will clear the deposits that will build up on copper contacts, I live in South Florida, hot, humid, salt air, it happens all the time. Also, during storms, we have many hurricanes, unplug all devices, it would be a shame to distroy all your electronic toys.

Posted on Nov 07, 2012

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SOURCE: Actiontec GT704-WG wireless connection not working

Hi,
you say it suddenly stopped working, if you can connect to the router via ethernet cable then try to access the router's web utility page and make sure your router is in mixed or G-only. If you can't still connect to the router through wireless then try restarting the Wireless Zero Configuration from windows. This is how it's made: Go to control panel and double-click "administrative tools", then double-click "services". You will see a list, scroll down to Wireless Zero Configuration and click "stop", you'll see a progress bar. After that click "start", you'll see another progress bar. Now try connecting to your router via wireless connection. If you still can't connect then repair the connection by right-clicking the wireless icon at the bottom right corner. Keep repairing until you connect.
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you may try this and see if this help solve your problem

Step 1: Shutdown the computer.
Step 2: Unplug the router’s power cable.
Step 3: Unplug the Broadband modem’s power cable and wait for 30 seconds.
Step 4: Plug in the Broadband modem’s power cable and wait for its lights to appear stable.
Step 5: Plug in the router's power cable once the modem’s lights appear stable.
Step 6: Power on the computer on and test the Internet connection.

if this still didnot work, maybe you need to upgrade the firmware of your router

Posted on May 01, 2008

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You'll probably need to turn on the wireless inside the configuration. go to 192.168.0.1 in your browser and head to advanced. From there you'll see it :)

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