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Loss of wireless settings

Once I get everything setup and going. In about 2 or 3 days I loose my wireless conection but my wired connections still works. all I have to do is unplug the router and let it start over and then I get my wireless connection back.why? this is annoying can anyone help. my laptop and ipod etc show the signal but wont connect until I unplug and plug back in.

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  • peivlex Jan 21, 2009

    My lappie always cant connect to the internet.. But my desktop which is connected to the modem straight still can be used..

    So i figured it has to be the router's problem.. But im not really sure wads wid it.. N even if my lappie gets to connect to it, it's connected wid limited access..


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What you can do is go into your routers settings via 192.168.1.1 and put in the username and password. Go into the wireless tab and change the wireless channel to 8 or somthing. Everyone usually has it set on 6 and this can cause a large problem if there are alot of wireless networks in the area.

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