Question about NetGear WNDR3300 - RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Router

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My Netgear WNDR3300 just quit putting out a wireless signal. I just bought a new Compaq notebook and the wireless internet was working for like three days and now nothing. And it is running windows 7 and the computer keeps trying to connect to my network but then sometimes it says there is no access point. And the all the other times it show me signal strength but the notebook tells my that a wire must be loose on the router. And I know that wrong cus my hp desktop is hooked up to that same router and my hp is wired and the internet works. So why is my new Compaq notebook and my router not working together? And how do you get your router to start putting out a wireless signal even when the router thinks it is putting out one but isn?t?

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Hi,

It seems that router wireless setting need to reconfigure,please follow steps to resolved issue

1. Open a web browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Safari).
2. Access the router, usually by typing 'http://192.168.0.1' or 'http://www.routerlogin.com' in the address bar.
3. Login to the router with the Username as "admin" and Password as "password" (please note that the Username and Password are case sensitive).
4. Click on Wireless Settings'(under Setup) from the left menu.
5. If WPA is selected in Security mode, then check the Password that show up in the passphrase box.
now try to reconnect wireless

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