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Hello Again, Why wont my router (WRT54G) Let me get on the net? I have to hook up my DSL to my computer before I get to get on the net. When I hook it up though the Router it wont let my computer connect to the net. You have any Ideas? Thanks again for your time..

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Yes, you can view the front of your WRT and press the yellow Cisco button on the front and hold it for a second. Do this after you have your laptop or whatever on and DSL connected after a reset of everything.

Universal plug and play will take care of the rest. You hold the button down on the front panel (doesn't look like a button just a light but it is a button), hold it until it starts flashing white and leave it for a few minutes so it can do its UPnP thing.

Hope this helps. Post again with more specifics if the problem keeps recurring. Also if you have changed your DSL password (bellsouth) online you must change it in the modem too.

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