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Wireless problem my wireless has stopped working. There is no indicator light for wireless on the router. the change that was recently made is: we replaced an existing ethernet cable with a longer one. the device on the other end of the new cable is working, but the wireless is not. i tried powering it down/up - it worked briefly (light flickering and a brief connection made)..then it went down again, i repowered it again and no light came back on. can anyone please advise? thanks.

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  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2008

    My wireless router is encrypted and I can't get it to work. I called lenova/IBM and they told me it was my motherboard so I replaced it and my wireless still doesn't work. Can anyone help with having my wireless router on? Thanks Andrew



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Linksys Wireless routers have been known to go into a "freeze" mode that a hard reset will fix. The button is usually in the back, or on the bottom. Press and hold this button for 30 seconds, and let the router reboot.

**WARNING** This will cause you to lose your router settings ( password, firewall settings, SSID).

It is recommended, if you can, to back up your settings.

Hope this helps!

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Do you still see your wireless n/w name(ssid), if not u might have pressed the cisco s/ms logo .. in to router and that would have changed ur w/ls settings..try to change ur n/w name ssid- and encryption in the router , and check, that would fix ur problem..
of if ur internet service provider is from a cable service try to reset the router for 30 sec and , do a complete power cycle for ur modem and router for 30 sec..(turning off power and then turn it back on )

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Try re-flash the router with the latest firmware version.

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