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Purchased Belkin wireless G router and on the box and on quick installation guide flyer inside it is saying step one to unplug modem and plug cables in where instructed to do so and plug modem in then router and then step 2 insert CD and Setup Assistance will automatically appear and to follow instructions. But then on the package the router came in its says Wait! do not connect your router until instructed to do so. And Stop, run the installation CD-rom first. Which is the right way? My sister-in-law has the same router and the same satellite internet service through Wild Blue and she hooked up all of her cables and such first and then noticed it said to run CD so then she turned her computer on and inserted CD and skipped along the instructions and was successful in installing router and connecting to internet. She then went out and purchased a Toshiba laptop with Vista and started it up and did nothing else and she was able to connect right to the internet. Is this possible?

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    cant get a internet connextion while router is in use but cant get a signal from router even when in use

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Yes, there are many ways to set up the modem - the instruction are for the "most" successful installation - To make it the easiest on you, do what the cd that came with it says.

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2. Step 2 Connect all the devices.
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Embarq and Belkin have the same IP address 192.168.2.1

change the IP address in to your Router.

To restore the router to factory default settings, please do the following:
1. Unplug the router's power supply
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