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Wireless i cannot connect to the internet via my router i have done all the power up/down in the right order i have then tried to get the laptop to talk to the router via the htpp:// address i did at one point get a filemanager page after doing a reset which i updated after doing this i still could not get onto the 192 page.all of the above procedure was done at a friends house prior to me doing this at home and whilst at my friends house all worked ok my modem can talk to the laptop ok the router as i said does work at my friends house so there is no problems with the hardware.

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Are you doing this wirelessly or with a wire (Ethernet cable).?
Do the setup with an ethernet cable first, then try wireless after setting it up.

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Try turning off the power wait for 30 secs and reconnect the power and check if the LEDs light up again.
To reset the Linksys back to the default settings - Press and hold the pinhole RESET button at the back of therouter with the power ON for 20 secs. then release the RESET button.
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Connect a LAN cable from the Linksys to the LAN port on your computer.
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The default PW = admin
You can protect your router by changing the default admin PW (write it down andput it in a safe place)
Go to the wireless configuration and set up the SSID and WPA or WPA2encryption.
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