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Configure wireless router

I had did a system restore on a computer with XP. I connected the modem and got that set up and configured with the help of SBC GLobal, then I called Neatgear and MJ could not assist without a fee and said this was the free route to take to get directions. The people that own the router have their modem and router on one side of the room. The modem is not connected to the computer now it is back where it was..I just need to get the router working again. I am not their now so I am not sure the model but I can provide serial number, IP address and their account email and pw if needed..

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We can probably help you, but we will need to know the brand and model number of the router. I assume, since you called Netgear, that is the brand, and the model number should be on a sticker on the bottom of the device. Something like "WGR614v2", usually.

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