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Lexmark X6690 will not connect to router

I have tried two routers (linksys and belkin) both bog standard, no password security. Each time I try to set up the Lexmark I get as far as the point where the lexmark is trying to obtain an IP address from the router. The laptop I have connected to the printer (in order to run the printer driver and setup programme) is also connected to the same router. I have also tried entering the SSID manually, which makes no difference. I have had the printer, modem and computer all on the same table, within a metre of each other. The only thing I can think of is that the router was also connected to two other laptops at the same time.

I am on the point of trying to return the printer to Curry's but I suspect they will not take it back since the problem seems to be with our set up.

any help greatly appreciated!

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IF you have DHCP turned on on your router check and see what range of IPs you are using and use one outside the range and try setting a static IP on the lexmark like 192.168.1.100 or whatever the scheme is

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Your computer has two router infos in it remove the one and use only one router and it will hopefully work for you just go to my computer and remove program of both routers then reinstall one you wish to use

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Is the printer wireless if not can't be connect to router

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