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I need to switch my gateway homeportal from ethernet to wireless

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Go to your local computer hard ware store and buy a wireless dongle. also you will need to buy a wireless routor

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Wht should i do to conenct to internet


1. Uninstall or disable all Internet-sharing applications, proxy software and security software such as anti-virus programs or firewalls. Although every program is different, if you choose to uninstall one, you can typically do so by clicking "Start," "Control Panel" and "Add/Remove Software" and then selecting the software you wish to remove. Because Homeportal 1000 comes with its own versions of these programs, this step is essential to avoid conflicts.

2. Connect Homeportal's AC power adapter to the back of your router, and then plug it into a power outlet. The green power light should come on.

3. Connect the router to your
computer. If you're using Ethernet, connect the Ethernet cable to both the router and the Ethernet jack on the back of your computer. If you plan to use USB, follow the same procedure using the USB cable and ports, instead. For a wireless connection, ensure that your wireless card is correctly installed on your PC.

4. Connect the phone cable to the back of your router and then plug it into a phone jack. This will allow the Homeportal 1000 to receive DSL signals from the phone company.

5. Place the Homeportal 1000 installation CD into your CD drive and follow the on-screen instructions to install the necessary software and until finish installation.

We are now ready to browse a website.

Dec 22, 2010 | 2wire HomePortal 1000 Router

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Unable to have internet connection with my desktop that is connected to HomePortal (1800HG) by USB but my laptop can connect to internet that is attached to Local Ethernet Connection port; the three green...


Oh my ... This is a question where I dont have to ask for more information.

Pleae connect your desktop to the router using a Cat 5 ethernet cable. I'm not a fan of USB connection for networks ... Ethernet works so much better. Do this even if you have to add a NIC to your computer.

You may find some benefit from using Network Magic, free to download and evaluate. You may like it as much as I do and pay for full extended use NM can perform all your network administrator duties. (I have 5 interconnected networks in my house that connect more than 20 computers)

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Oct 28, 2009 | 2wire HomePortal 1800HG Router...

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I want to identify hardware.


Here is description of the unit , the installation guide and the user guide:

HomePortal 1000HW Router/Modem with Firewall & 1 Ethernet port, highpowered 400mw 802.11b wireless, USB, and HPNA.
2Wire HomePortal gateways include an array of the most common home networking technologies accommodating a variety of service provider and subscriber environments. Flexible networking options include high-powered 802.11g wireless, Ethernet, HomePNAv3, MoCA, and USB.

http://www.2wire.com/pages/pdfs/1000_series_Gateway_Install_Guide.pdf


http://www.2wire.com/pages/pdfs/2Wire_1000_User_Guide.pdf


Click on this link or copy and paste the complete link into your browser.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

Mar 30, 2009 | 2wire HomePortal 1000HW DSL Modem and...

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Wireless


Your can try changing the channel of the wireless signal by accessing your 2wire Homeportal's interface. try changing it using these recommended channels: 1,5,9 and 11. The channel is usually defaulted to 6 which most of the time conflicts with other high frequency devices.Hope this helps. If you are unsure on how to access your Homeportal's interface you just need to know the default gateway of your device. just go to start>run>type cmd>click on ok>then on the blinking cursor just type ipconfig/all and the number's beside the default gateway is the address of your 2WIRE Homeportal.Just simply open a browser afterwards and access those numbers you found on the cmd prompt. and it should show you the interface of the 2WIRE device.

Mar 25, 2009 | 2wire HomePortal 1000HW DSL Modem and...

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Need to connect another tower to the 2 wire modem to work fr home


To connect more than one computer to this 2wire you will need to buy an access point (or a router, either one will do). Since the 2-wire is a modem and a router, it can support more than one computer. However, the 2-wire only has one Ethernet slot to support one computer. This is why we need an access point or a router as this will give you more Ethernet slots allowing you to connect more computers to the same Internet connection.

Jan 19, 2009 | 2wire HomePortal 100W (1000-400026-000)...

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Linksys to homeportal


In order for you to make the linksys wireless router and the homeportal 1100 to work together they should be connected via CAT5/ethernet cable, you cannot connect them wirelessly...

Oct 26, 2008 | 2wire HomePortal 1100 Router...

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2wire HomePortal replacement necessary?


how bout customizing the wireless settings of your 2wire first for a more stable connection. like change the wireless name from it's default and enable a wireless security. you can also change the wireless channel to minimize interference from other wireless device near your area.
if you have done that already, try to upgrade the firmware of your router to check that it's not a firmware issue.
if you have done everything to solve your concern, it's better to get a replacement.
i believe your home portal is a gateway. if so, you also need to have a gateway to replace it and a router is not sufficient.
as long as your laptop has a wireless card installed, you don't need any other equipment
hope this'll help you.

Jun 03, 2008 | 2wire HomePortal 1000HW DSL Modem and...

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What equipment do I need?


here you go, the short answer. Just a simple re-wire and reconfigure (see attachment).




For the hub I recommend one of these (I have one and it's pretty much plug in play):
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May 22, 2008 | 2wire HomePortal 1000HW DSL Modem and...

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My 2Wire Gateway modem died


don't even try. the components are far too small. go to pacific geeks dot com and buy a new modem. I got one there for $4.50.

Jan 22, 2008 | 2wire HomePortal 100 Network Adapter

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Unable to access homeportal, but internet is ok?! (2wire 1800hw)


I had the same problem. I reset the home portal to factory setting and uninstalled the 2wire software from my main computer. I then reinstalled the system using installation cd that came with 2wire.

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