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DI 524 Frequent Wireless Network Loss

I have my DI 524 configured for my home network. Now the challenge is that the wireless network is lost in about 2 hours frequently. Whenever this happens, I have to reboot my DSL modem as well as router.

My connection is WEP enabled and laptop and router are very close to each other without any obstructung walls. Also there are no cordless phones in the house.

After I reboot the router, the connection works fine for another couple of hours and then again the same. Customer support suggested me to upgrade the firmware, but still no success after upgrade. Im I missing out anything in the settings?

Any help is much appreciated.

Regards,
DRP

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  • maxscali Jun 27, 2008

    I have the same exact problem, so I think this not to be so strange.
    In fact I used this router very deeply for 2 years, with no problems, and now suddenly this problem appeared. Maybe It's a problem of wear and tear?
    Changing the channel of trasmission didn't change anything...


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Try changing the channel of your router ex (channel 1-6-11). Since you upgrade the firmware of your router you need to reset it to factory default and reconfigure everything so the new firmware will take effect.

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