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Trying to connect cable to Belkin G router. Won't connect to web, but reads connection good on laptop.

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  • jukiehart Apr 29, 2008

    That sounds like what I need to do, but have no idea how to accomplish it!

  • Byron Wells May 11, 2010

    Was the laptop connected to the cable modem before?

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It sounds like you are connected well on your local access but do not have internet access. You will need to clone (copy) your MAC address from your laptop to your router.

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  • Byron Wells Apr 29, 2008

    What model Belkin router are you using?

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1.Connect a Cat5 cable into the Ethernet port on the back of your cable or DSL modem. Plug the other end of the cable into the "Connect to Modem Internet/WAN" port on the back of the Belkin Router.
2.Connect a Cat5 cable into the "Ethernet" port on the back of any desktop or stationary computers and then plug the other end of the cable into one of the LAN ports on the back of the Belkin Router. Start with port one and work your way up with subsequent computer connections.
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If you have your pc connected directly to your broadband modem through the ETH/LAN port on your pc then disconnect it from that port on your PC.

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