Question about Linksys BEFSR41 Cable/DSL Router W/4 Port Switch, Retail Box (DSLSBEFSR41)

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No internet Can not get the internet throu RR using linksus befsr-41. Direct from modem to cp is ok.

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  • bobdee1949 May 29, 2008

    Power cycle did not work. Have to config but comes up this page can not be displaded. Tanks

  • bobdee1949 May 29, 2008

    linksys in India said for $39.00 they config it. Rip off. Thanks


  • bobdee1949 May 29, 2008

    Windows can not find winxp. Thanks for trying. Dee

  • bobdee1949 May 29, 2008

    Is not reconiges as internal or external comand.

  • Anonymous May 31, 2008

    no internet



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This did not work. ping

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Is not rcognized. Dee Thanks

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Did you try a powercycle already? i mean did you turn off and on the modem and router. usually that fixes it.when youplug-in the devices the modem should go first then when it is stable plugin the router.

if internet is still not working you may have to reset the router by pressing the reset button on the back for 30sec. powercycle again then check internet.

if the internet is still not working access the configuration page by using your Internet explorer. type in the address bar.

If your router is version 3 or 4 with the latest firmware look for MAC ADDRESS CLONE tab under SETUP menu. set it to ENABLE then click on CLONE. Save the settings then do another powercycle. Please note that you have to do this using the computer that can get online directly to the modem.

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You try this.
On your computer that is connected to the router,
open your browser and type and type admin for password, leave the username blank.
In the setup page make sure that the Internet connection type is set to Obtain an IP Automatically DHCP, the click save setting/apply at the bottom.
Then go to the status tab, check the Internet IP if its click renew or dhcp renew at the bottom of the page.
If its still not working turn off the router and the modem for 1min.
Then power on the modem first, wait for the lights to go green and then the router. Check if you can get the IP address under status. If you will have one you should be able to get online.

if you still have a problem just reply to this post so we could give you more options.

Posted on May 29, 2008

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    Jeffrey Pedimonte May 29, 2008

    its possible that the device is outside the warranty that is why they are charging you $ 39.00 . temporarily disconnect the router from the modem. Check the lights, make sure that the power light is solid. and if you have a firewall on your make sure that they are all disabled.

    then try this to test the connection to the router.

    make sure that the router is disconnected from the modem .

    must have a computer connected to the router.

    and the lights that you should have are power (solid green) and one of the ethernet lights where you are currently plugged in. (the light will occasionally flash).

    then go to your command propmt (click start,go to run and type

    cmd, and click ok. This is for winxp)

    now on the black window that will pop up type this command ping then hit enter. then on the info that it will show you look for the ping statistics and look for the packet sent and received. make sure that you have 4 packets received. if you do, try to log back in to the router.

    Let us know what will happen.

  • Jeffrey Pedimonte
    Jeffrey Pedimonte May 29, 2008

    make sure that this is what your type "ping" (with out the qoutation) then hit return/enter.


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