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Lost DHCP connection. I changed nothing on my config

I changed nothing on my router config and suddenly I lost my internet connection. I know the service is working fine becasue I can surf the web if connect from the ISP modem to my PC directly.
Now I can not make the router take an IP address. I was using DHCP. I tried unplug, restart both modem and router, but when asking for "DHCP Renew" (in Status, Router) I get nothing.
Also changed settings in Router to factory defaults, but without any luck. Router is WRT54G2
Any ideas, pals? Thanks in advance,

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Hi,

You may want to press and hold (using a pen or a paper clip) the reset button of the router for 30 seconds and then unplug the power of the router. Turn off the modem, wait for 10 seconds, turn on the modem, and then the router, and make sure that the modem is connected to the internet port of the router and PC to the ethernet port (1, 2, 3 or 4). See if the router will obtain an IP address from the modem. If not, download here http://www.linksysbycisco.com/US/en/support/WRT54G2/download the latest firmware for the router.

Ensure that you download the correct version for the router.

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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