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Can't connect to the internet

I have a model WRT54G and it is plugged in properly and my signal strength in fine but it says it can't locate the internet connection. Is there an easy solution?

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PirateX,

I would first recommend unplugging the power to your modem, router and turn off your computer for a couple minutes. Then, one at a time, plug everything back in...modem first, router, then computer back on.
If this does not work, please let me know.

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Posted on May 23, 2008

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