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Modem 2701HG-G Just received this modem from Bell & have to keep resetting it to receive wireless connection.

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  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2007

    also having the same problem and when i connect any computer wirelessly or wired says that the device connected is a router and will only allow me to connect 1 computer to the internet as it configures my computer via dmz to surf the web

  • Bill Lessard Feb 24, 2009

    my wireless was working but keeps shuting down!whats wrong?



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I have a similar problem.....i reboot the router and everything works great for about an hour and then it gets too slow...
I called the Bell and was on the phone with them for about an hour and they couldnt figure it out....and then they said they would call me back in 48-66 hours

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