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Router works with Ubuntu but with locks up with Vista

Router works fine with Ubuntu but with locks up with Vista when I try to see the network. Using wired only, turned off wireless. Can see the Vista machine and shares from the Ubuntu machine but total lockup when trying to browse the network from Vista home premium. Neither machine can see the network after that, no internet access. Disconnect the Ubuntu and Vista still crashes the router. I can get into the router home page for setup but can't browse to the network without locking up (lights stay on but no access from either machine). Have to power down the router AND PC's to reset, router says no newer firmware update available.
Belkin G router F5d7230-4. Emachines ET1161-03with Athlon X2.

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  • cnarwc1 Feb 23, 2009

    Network properties (tcp/ip) are correct, near as I can determine. Internet access is ok but it still freezes when I try to view the network map. Phonepower internet telephone adapter/router is in front of it, then the cable modem.

    Connected directly to my Phonepower router there is no problem, full access to internet and can't break it, but only one port.

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Confirm settings in vista network properties (tcp/ip) are correct.

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