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Cannot get wireless working. please help.

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I have the Actiontec WI424WR wireless router from Verizon. I can get online just fine when it is wired, but the wirless does not work. I went into the routers page, turned it on , but everytime I turn it on(via the routers page) it goes back to the off position. Even when I have it actually turned on, the switch on my Toshiba Satellite A135-S7404 (which runs windows vista basic-ew)


I contacted verizon and they tell me I would have to buy a new one , this I do not understand, it never worked , it's a faulty router. I have never used wireless, so I wanted to try it out.

Any other information you need, perhaps even screenshots of my setup, please let me know. Thank you for your time.

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Hello ,

One known solution to many of the Actiontec WI424WR Problems is to upgrade the firmware using the Routers Web Interface to download and install , there is also a glitch you may encounter while upgrading , the screen may appear to freeze during the process but to udate the screen you just have to refresh the page,

Hope this helps

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