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Laptop not seeing router cable company shut off service by mistake, main computer has access but laptop does'nt I have a wireless G WRT5462 V1

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You will need to check the wireless settings of the router.
If your network is secured then make sure that you are typing the correct network key.
also make sure that the DHCP server is enabled on the router.
is there any computer connected to the router ?
If yes then you can open the router set up page on that computer.
Router set up page is the page where you can check all the wireless settings of the router.
Click here for step by step instructions

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/Sometimes you have to call the cable company and they will reset the modem online for you. After you have done the whole powercycle bit, you have to restart the computer. Make sure all the other computers or laptops are shut off when you reset.


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You need to "fool" your cable box into thinking that the wireless router is the computer. This just means that the modem is locking into the first ip address it can get... it tends to block out all others. Here's how to remedy and allow everything to get access...

1 Shut off computers, routers, everything.
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After that, turn on any other routers, and the computers...
This should allow you access to the net by any of your computers because the wifi router should give all the other comptuers and routers on the system inddividual ip addresses and all should be well...
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I wouldent to that , not that way! since they track all activity that passes the router they track your laptop aswell.
If i where you i would have bought me a 3G broadband dongel for my laptop. No one sees you, no one tracks you, and you can use it wherever you are and you are anonymus

Using a company router for private surfing is always risky, IF you by mistake surf to an infekted site, your company will all over you.


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Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
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Open your web browser and type in the address you see next to "Default Gateway" (in this example it's 192.168.0.1). This *should* be your router. Hit ENTER and you should connect to your router's web interface. From here you can find your wireless settings and match them on your laptop.


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Please understand as I get very basic to start but things very obvious to you I cannot see.

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