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Problem with a 704 p router

I been using this router for some time but suddenly it's stpe working, yesterday was working fine but today is not, i try to reset it but no avail, the M1 amber light keeps flashing all the time, as i said, i try to rest it,i disconnected, try different cables but same results. i appreciate any help i can get on this problem thanks in advance david g.

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  • david guerrero Jun 25, 2007

    i forgot to mention that the amber light M1 keeps flashing all the time

  • david guerrero Jun 26, 2007

    wow, that was very simple!!!!
    and now is working again!!!!!!
    thanks a lot buddy!!!!

  • david guerrero Jun 26, 2007

    sorry to bother again but did it again, and this time i noticed that the box was very hot, is something wrong with it?

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To do a hard reset, hold for about 5 seconds (don?t hold too long) and then release. (Or, release when M1 and M2 flash at the same time.) The M1 amber light flashing means that the system is active. Go to your routers settings by typing 192.168.0.1 and make sure that enable DHCP is showing and that the network adapter cards in your pc's are set to obtain an ip address automatically, to do this start>control panel>network connections, then on your network adapter ensure it says enabled, if so right click on it and select properties, go to TCP/IP line and click properties and make sure obtain ip address automatically is ticked, ok it and restart pc and see if you get a connection.

Posted on Jun 25, 2007

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    andrew pester Jun 26, 2007

    the router will get hot but excessive heat can cause restarts and crashes.

    Just check that the modem is not the problem, but if it persists then i would suggest buying a modem router instaed of two seperate units

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