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Connecting to mac

I am having problems installing zoom x6 on my mac. the disk says it needs to run the install on classic which I don't have. Are ther any other ways to install?

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I have used this same modem/router wirelessly with macs from 10.1 to 10.4 easily. The problem is 10.5 and WEP. Why I don't know. If you try to start a browser, like Safari, it will start "network diagnostics" and you enter the key on the bottom of the zoom router (also what kind of key it is). This is clunky but is functioal. I have never installed any software for setting up the zoom.

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Nope...software is platform and version level dependent..even if you found a work around, it wouldn't be tight enough..get a correct version

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Is the Zoom ADSL X6 modem router supposed to provide connectivity for a 3G Kindle? If so, how do I set things up?


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No Internet via zoom X6 wireless router to desk top, lap top ok.


Access your zoom router by using the laptop which still has access to the router.

Your going to have to open your Wireless Network Connection Status window located under your network settings.

If you see this window your going to left click the (details) button


Now you should see a IP DNS server address
for example: 192.168.1.xxx

Type that address onto the address bar of your web browser.

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Signal showing but no connection (zoom 5590 x6)


Hi……there could be a number of reasons why you can’t connect. I’m assuming you have rebooted both laptop and router to see if this helps, so let’s move on to some basic troubleshooting steps to start with:


  1. Can you pick up the internet through a wired (Ethernet) connection between the laptop and the router? If so, this narrows the problem down to your wireless connection.
  2. Can you login to your router again, and check to see if MAC filtering has been enabled. To find this, go to Advanced Setup > MAC filtering. If the status is ‘enabled’, disable it, Save changes, and try to connect wirelessly again
  3. If MAC filtering is off, and you still can’t connect, go to ‘View Wireless Networks’ on your laptop: disconnect from your network, wait 30 seconds, and reconnect. When prompted, re-enter your network key very carefully. Can you connect now?

If you still can’t connect, please come back to Fixya, and let me/us know the operating system on your laptop. Good luck…

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Zoom resets using yahoo messenger


http://portforward.com/english/routers/port_forwarding/Zoom/X6/Yahoo_Messenger_Chat.htm

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Mac router compatability Zoom ADSL X6


Remember it takes two to tango, so the issue may just as well be in the iMac as in the Zoom X6... Regardless of that, I had the same problem (PC works fine, iMac and PC both get flaky when the iMac is powered up). Zoom tech support suggested trying RF channels 1, 6, or 11. The router was using channel 10, changing to channel 11 calmed things down. Zoom said there wasn't anything magic in those numbers, but their testing showed those channels worked best with the Apple products.

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Zoom x6 modem disconnect


If you only get disconnected on the desktop, the problem is the desktop.

You can try removing network card from device manager and installing it back, try also logging in with a different user name and disabling eventual firewalls.

Fastest way to get rid of problems of this kind is by reinstalling windows, and if it does not work getting a replacement network card, or connecting the PC wireless.

If you have a spare wireless LAN Usb adapter, try connecting the PC on wireless.

Dec 15, 2008 | Zoom X6 (5590) DSL Modem (55900003)

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Installation problems


disable the firewall and try again.
sometime the firewall prevent the verification of yur computer mac address and signon.

Nov 23, 2008 | Zoom X6 (5590) DSL Modem (55900003)

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DSL Flashing


You dont need both. Do the following:
Unplug your speedtouch from the phone line at the back of the speedtouch unit. Plug that cable into your Zoom. Then plug one end of an ethernet cable into router and one end into your PC. Type http://10.0.0.2 into a web browser (eg. Firefox or Internet explorer) username/password is admin/zoomadsl go to basic setup and input your ISP username and password (the one given to you by your internet provider) under PPP. Click configure my connection. Save changes and then write to flash (both buttons on bottom of page)

Nov 23, 2008 | Zoom X6 Adsl Wireless Gateway Rohs Router

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Installion of x6


Contacted the company who gave the good advice of changing the DPI settings and also showed us 2 different ways of how to do it. For anyone who has the same problem try right clicking the desktop and click on personalise, adjust font size to default and save,. Alternatively click start, control panel, appearance & themes, change screen resolution, settings, advanced, DPI to normal 96 DPI and save. Thanks for your help we will always check this site if problems in future.

Jun 22, 2008 | Zoom X6 (5590) DSL Modem (55900003)

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Zoom X6 installation


you need a ethernet network card, if you want it connected to the x6 directly, or you can get a wireless card for the desktop.
the instruction for setup the x6 is straight forward. but you need to follow it to the letter, otherwise it won't work.


if you need more information please email me at frcs68@hotmail.com

please rate if the answer solved your porblem.
thank you

Jun 15, 2008 | Zoom X6 (5590) DSL Modem (55900003)

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