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Network Cable Unplugged


I connect to the internet thru a modem which is connected to the Netgear router which in turn is connected to the desktop computer. network connection between the laptop and desktop has been fine, until two days ago. Laptop is not receiving the router signal. It says that network cable is unpluged and wireless network connection is connected.

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  • chelliepooh May 20, 2008

    I am only able to connect to the internet (on my laptop) if my wireless router's ethernet is connected to the back of my laptop. Wireless means that i should be able to use my computer without a ethernet connection right? I desire to use my laptop in other areas of my house; but i'm not able to. Can you help me? I have a NetGear WGR614 wireless router.

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Mairelina, if all was well 2 days ago then resetting the router should fix your problem. usually a small button on the back of the router.

chelliepooh, you need to check that the router's wireless function is on. connect using the ethernet and go to the config page (usually 192.168.1.1) make sure wireless is on and security is set to wpa-psk.

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