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Vista PC connecting to DSL-504T modem/router

I have recentyl installed a etherned 4 port modem/router with two PC's one VISTA and one XP. The XP one was used by my ISP to install the modem/router, and works fine.after turning off each night.
When I turn on the Vista PC in the morning (the previous night I put the PC into hiberntion and turned it off at the power point) the LAN light does not light and the icon on the task bar shows a red X and no internet connection. After unplugging and plugging the ethernet cable on port 2 several times (the XP is on port3)the light eventually comes on and all was well. It appears if I put the PC into hibernation the LAN light will stay on, but if I turn the PC off at the power point it will not come on the next day. The funny thing is that the other PC, an XP on port 3 of the 4 port modem, which was used to install the modem/router by my ISP provider, comes on every time after being put into hibernation, and switched off at the power point each night. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Regards Michael Pope

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First make sure that model router you have supports vista. i can help you more if i had alittle more info on your router.

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