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Internet only works if the internet cable is connected directly from modum to single computer so Actiontec Router is not providing wireless connection

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  • monicamonro Apr 27, 2008

    I have not found the solution from you AND YET I HAVE PAID????

  • monicamonro Apr 27, 2008

    What do you mean configure my wifi???

  • monicamonro Apr 27, 2008

    I have not rated this solution as I have not had it yet, was trying to find it and must have pushed the wrong button. PLEASE HELP IT HAS BEEN PAID FOR

  • monicamonro Apr 27, 2008

    The model is Actiontec Wireless Cable/DSL Router No R3010UW

  • monicamonro Apr 27, 2008

    I await feedback on my recent comment giving details of the wireless model - see above and please respond as I HAVE PAID FOR THIS

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U have to configer your wifi network then its will working

Posted on Apr 27, 2008

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    sandip panchal Apr 27, 2008

    u have to setup form in the router there is setting in a router so u have chanege the satting in the router then u will get the connectviy of your router can u tell me what the model of your router then i can sand link to how to setup wireless connaction in your router sand me ditels

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there thats the way but if u have wireless connetion in your router & if u have wireless in your laptop then u can use easy in your home

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