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Just connected to cable modem from dsl

Have linksys 2.4 ghz router connected via dsl un plugged hooked to cable broadband and no internet so reconnected dsl and still nothing

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I'm using linksys BEFSR41 but i cannot connect to internet when hooke it to Avaya P133G2 switch hub but when i use my old switch hub i have no problem with my internet connection.can you help me solve my problem using my avaya switch hub.

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Two things are you hooked up from the dsl to the router via Ethernet or usb is so check the settings in the router, it should be auto, so it could choose but lets not assume anything.may sure dhcp client or server is enabled on the router, if not it would not pick up the ip adddress from dsl.
Is the mac address of your computer hardcoded to your dsl, if it is then you would have to clone your pc mac to the router for it to work.
If this is not the case, try a different router if it works the router is faulty. if that does not work plug the dsl directly to the pc and go to start, run type ipconfig /all if you recieve an ip address and you can see a dns address from your isp and you can go to the internet, then the problem is your router, if not the problem is with you isp dsl, please contact them. was this helpful let me know.

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