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Recently lost phone and internet service. Now that the lines have been repaired, the router will not broadcast. My D-link adapter cannot find the router even if they are right next to each other. The Cisco light on the router is always orange now, it used to light up white. What can I do?

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You can try a different router.
Also, take your computer, and the D-Link adapter, to the nearest cafe' (Starbucks?) that offers free Internet access, to see if you can connect to _any_ wireless network.

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