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Xbox 360 we hooked a Linksys router to computer for xbox Live game play in Oct. Everything was fine until I changed internet providers. Now it won't connect and I can't figure out why. We reloaded the Linksys, but it still says there is no other device. Please help! Toni and Jacob

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  • gamerabc Feb 24, 2008

    yes it does

  • gamerabc Mar 04, 2008

    I don't mean to sound stupid, but what does dhcp mean

  • gamerabc Mar 04, 2008

    To "ctf1800", what does dhcp mean? I've seen that before. Thanks, gamerabc

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Basicly it means it will get an ipaddress from your router.

Posted on Mar 09, 2008

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Does you computer work?

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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    Cary Farah Feb 25, 2008

    are you using dhcp on the xbox?

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