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I dont know the correct way to hook up my cable modem, computer, and wireless router together

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Hello!

-- is this a brand new router?
-- who is your internet service provider?
-- what is the brand of your modem?
-- what is the operating system of your compter

you may try the basic connection:

-- while the router is powered on, reset the router for 10 secs
-- turn off your modem, router and computer
-- from the ethernet port of your modem, to the internet or wan port of your router
-- from one of the regular port of your router to the ethernet card of your computer
-- turn on the modem first, after 5 secs, turn on the router, another 5 sec turn on your pc and check if you can get online

Posted on May 01, 2008

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