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Belkin F5D8236-4 v2 - disconnects

Wireless router disconnects, regardless if its hardwired or wireless.
it requires that i reboot the router (unplug power) in order for it to re-set and gain connectivity. once connected - 10mins later the connection stops, and will not reconnect automatically; it requires unplugging power again.
Wireless feature is terrible, slow and drops frequently. i have searched for firmware,nothing! i have called tech support; only to be frustrated with no solution! i have changed static ip to dynamic and vice versa, changed channels, changed ssid, changed security etc... to no avail.
help!

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You can get the latest firmware here:
http://www.belkin.com/support/article/?lid=en&pid=F5D8236-4&aid=14396&scid=942

I don't think that it is a problem with your IP address settings.
I would disable all security temporarily, just to see if that makes a difference.
If you are using Windows Vista, take a look at this post and see if that could be one of the underlying problems.

If you have any more questions, just come back here and leave a comment - I'm happy to help.

Posted on Jul 11, 2009

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