Question about D-Link AirPlus G DWL-G730AP Wireless Router (DWLG730APB)

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G730AP does not have correct IP

When I attempt to connect to the DWL-G730AP using IE6 and the 192.168.0.30 IP nothing happens. If I do a status on it and key the repair button, it yields 169.254.188.0 with a submask of 255.255.0.0 and nothing else. Attempting to use this IP to get into the unit yields nothing. What can be done. A hard reset has been attempted several times.

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The address 169.254.xxx.xxx is a private network address. This means it is not connecting to anything.

Normally to do a proper hardware reset you will have to remove powere to the AP, press the reset button in (hold it there) then add power while still holding the reset button for 10 seconds after power is applied.

Do not put too much pressure on the reset button, it will break off inside.
After that, allow around 60 seconds and see if you can connect to it now. If not, then go into the properties page of your wireless card and set the IP info manually.

Set it to say:
192.168.0.2
255.255.255.0
192.168.0.30

Hope that helps. =)

Posted on Apr 11, 2008

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