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At around 8pm every evening the 'internet' light on my Belkin N1 Wireless Router begins to flash amber and does not allow me to connect to the internet until the following day. I have rang my internet provider and they state that this not a problem on their behalf. what should i do?

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  • James Humig May 11, 2010

    It sounds to me like your ISP is not being very helpful. I would personally ask to speak with a supervisor when calling the ISP.

    Always remember to get the service person's name as soon as they answer the phone. When you manage to get the supervisor on the phone, you can report any service person who hangs up on you.

    Just keep on bugging the ISP. I can't imagine there being any other reason for that other than the ISP or a broken modem.

    Also, next time this happens, try unplugging your router for about 20 seconds and plug it back in. If that doesn't fix the problem, try the same with the modem. If neither one works, I would suggest bugging the heck out of the ISP until they give you a decent solution.

    Good luck.

    James


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I think someone is using ur connection...check it out...

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