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Hooking up rounter to cox cable

Just switched from dsl to Cox cable and now can't get my Linksys router to connect to internet.

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    how do you change the password on a router you buy from cox

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It's a configuration problem. DSL uses PPPOE and cable modems do not. Disable the PPPOE feature on your Linksys router and it should start working right away.

Posted on May 30, 2008

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Hello!

-- what is the operating system of your computer?
-- is the router working fine before or is it a brand new router

you may try this and see if this help solve your problem. make sure your computer is directly connected to the router

Step 1: Shutdown the computer.
Step 2: reset the router while power on then Unplug the router’s power cable.
Step 3: Unplug the Broadband modem’s power cable and wait for 30 seconds.
Step 4: Plug in the Broadband modem’s power cable and wait for its lights to appear stable.
Step 5: Plug in the router's power cable once the modem’s lights appear stable.
Step 6: Power on the computer on and configure the router settings
Step 7: test the Internet connection.

if this still didnot work, upgrade the firmware of your router

note:

configuring the router settings will depends who is your provider. if your isp is dsl you need to configure your ISP username and password on the router. if your router is a cable no need to change any settings on the router. it should automatically work

Posted on May 27, 2008

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**If this works please rate else let me know in case of further help.**

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