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I have Netgear Wireless Router that has just quit. I removed the connection to tha computer and connect thr modem direct. It now works. Can this be fixed?

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Hi,
If the internet is working fine , after connecting the modem directly. You have already pinpointed the problem with router. There nothing much you can do, except for resting the wireless router and in 90% of the cases it starts working fine after the reset.

You can use the following link to reset the router
Reset the Router
The link also has a video tutorial for reference.
* Username = admin
* Password = password * For older devices, password = 1234

In case the problem is not resolved after the reset, its better to replace the same.

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Posted on Oct 04, 2010

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Yes, it can be fixed, but to fix the router would cost more than buying a new router.

Posted on Oct 04, 2010

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