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Can't get a connection back on my ISP (embarq).

All else works find. Embarq check connection its good. Just does not connect to web. I get page that read (Page not found). Internet Option for internet is set to go to MSN so that is good. So what next ? Please HELP!

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Hello firesnake,

This is a message from Lamont with Embarq Customer Support. We would first like to thank you for your business and apologize for any frustration you may have encountered with your installation. We strive for complete customer satisfaction on every issue and are reaching out to our customers that are not completely satisfied. Please reply to the following email address if you are still unable to complete the installation or have any additional concerns. Thank you for using Embarq, your complete communications solution.

Lamont L.
Embarq Customer Support
SMNP.Lamont.l@embarq.com
For additional support please visit http://www.myembarq.com/contact_us.php or call 1-877-646-3282
Voice | Data | Internet | Wireless | Entertainment

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If you have dial-up, go to tools>internet options>click "always dial my default connection" or if you have broadband click on "Never dial a connection" These settings are found in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 or higher.

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I can't get my belkin 37E1 to talk to the modem an embarq 660. I have a gateway computer running xp


ISP : EMBARQ

Step 1 : Connect Belkin - Computer ( Computer Should go to Any one of the four the Grey colored Wired slot)

Step 2 : Make sure the embarq modem is not connected to the belkin

Step 3 : Open the Router setup by typing http://192.168.2.1 on the address bar of internet explorer

Step 4 : On The Left under LAN Setup Click Lan Settings

Step 5 : Leave the Password Blank And Click Submit

Step 6 : Change the LAN IP To 192.168.3.1

Step 7 : Click Apply Changes

Step 8 : Connect EmbarQ modem to the Yellow Slot in the Router

Step 9 : Connect Modem - Router - Computer ( Check if you Have Internet !)



Setting Up A Wireless Connection


Step 1 : Connect Router - Computer ( Wired)

Step 2 : Open Router Setup by typing http://192.168.3.1 on the address bar of internet explorer

Step 3 : On the left under wireless click wi - fi protected setup

Step 4 : Leave the password blank and click on submit

Step 5 : Disable it and Click on apply changes

Step 6 : On the left under wireless click Security

Step 7 : Enable 64 Bit WEP

Step 8 : Type a 10 digit number on the key 1 ( 2 in each box )

Step 9 : Click apply changes

Step 10 : on the left under wireless click channel and SSID

Step 11 :Change the Wireless channel to 6

Step 12 : Change the SSID to a different name ( no Spaces )

Step 13 : Click apply changes

Step 14 : Now Scan and connect to this network ( Wireless )

Let me know if it works

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How to Configure Belkin routers without installation CD for Centurylink, Embarq, Bell sympatico, Bell Canada ISPs ?
Configuring Belkin routers without installation CD for Centurylink, Embarq, Bell sympatico, Bell Canada ISPs :
  • Connect the Computer to the Router in one of the 4 ports named wired (usually grey in color) using an Ethernet cable.
  • Do not connect the modem to the router.
  • Open internet explorer / Firefox / chrome or any of your default web browser.
  • In the address bar type the default gateway address of Belkin router i.e., 192.168.2.1
  • Belkin router setup page (RSP) will be displayed.
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Wired Part Configuration:
We need to configure the wired part by following these steps.
Step 1: You need to LOGIN to the router for making any changes. (No login password, just leave it blank and click SUBMIT)
Step 2: Click on LAN settings (found on left side of RSP), change the IP address from 192.168.2.1 to 192.168.40.1 and save changes.
Step 3: Now Connect the DSL Modem to Router in the port named Modem (usually yellow in color) using another Ethernet cable.
***Once you are done that, you need to re-login to RSP by typing the new IP address 192.168.40.1 in the address bar of web browser.

Step 4: Check for the internet status at the top right hand corner of RSP. If it is connected then the wired part is working perfect with the router (wired computers will go online). Need not follow the steps below, directly jump to wireless part configuration.
Step 5: If the Internet Status is not connected then, click on CONNECTION TYPE (found on left side of RSP), it has to be selected as DYNAMIC and click next. It will ask for HOST NAME, leave it blank or you can type anything there and click on APPLY CHANGES.
Step 6: Now check for the internet status at the top right hand corner of belkin RSP. If it says connected then everything for the wired part is configured perfectly. You can go ahead and configure for the wireless part.
If it is not connected then we need to do a network power cycle.

Steps to be followed for performing Network power cycle:
  • Unplug the power cable of both your modem and router.
  • Wait for 30 seconds.
  • Plug back the power cable of the modem and wait until all the lights are lit up in it.
  • Now plug back the power cable to the router and check for the lights in the router.
Modem & Internet lights will be lit and they will be solid (blue/green) in the router; it says that the Internet status is connected. Now you will be able to go online in the wired computers.

If still Modem & Internet lights are not solid in the router; it may be blinking in red/ amber it says that the Internet status is not connected. You will not be able to go online in the wired computers.

In this case you need to connect your computer directly to the modem and check whether you are able to go online. If you are not able to go online, then you need to contact your ISP and fix your issue with internet.

The above method is applicable only for Embarq, century link, Bell Sympatico, Bell Canada ISPs. Because these ISPs will have the IP address same as Belkin routers....

If nothing works then you need to contact your ISP and ask them to bridge the modem...Bridging the modem disables NAT in the modem and allows you to get a public IP in the modem.
click here to configure wireless part...

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if ur internet service is embarq then u need to first unplug the modem from the router
because the embarq modem and belkin has the same ip address
so jus connect the computer alone to router and power on the router
then login to router setup page with 192.168.2.1 then on left side click on "LAN SETTINGS"
IT WILL ASK U FOR A PASSWORD THEN LEAVE IT BLANK AND CLICK SUBMIT
then change the lan ip to 192.168.5.1 and then click on apply changes then go ahead and click on OK
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It sounds as though you will need to get router to allow the sharing of the Internet between the two computers. Using a router makes it much easier to share an Internet connection between multiple computers. You would connect the Embarq box to the router on the WAN port, and then connect your computers to the LAN ports of the router. You may also want to get a wireless router in the event your laptop has a Wi-Fi connection.

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Hello cncurfman,

After reading your issue, I would recommend you contact our RescuIT team at 866-626-8154 or visit their www.embarq.com/rescueit page for more information. This is a team that can support pc concerns with conflicting software.
Thank you for using Embarq, your complete communications solution.

Lamont L.
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embarq_lamont@embarq.com
For additional support please visit www.embarq.com/freetv or call 1-877-646-3282
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