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My wrt160n is not responding. The 1,2,3,4 lights stay lite and so does the globe/Internet light. I've held reset for 30seconds and have no response. The computer can not access the router

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That's error is happening because of an IP conflict between your ADSL modem and your wireless router; both of them want to be 192.168.1.1
Remove the internet cable and reboot the router, then follow the steps bellow:
1) Use a web browser and go to page http://192.168.1.1. 2) In the login screen write the following so you can access the configuration screen.
admin: admin password: admin
3) There you must go the the LAN configuration and find your router IP address (192.168.1.1). 4) Write 192.168.2.1 instead of 192.168.1.1 5) Save and logout. 6) Restart your wireless router and wait some minutes.
Now the new IP address of your router is 192.168.2.1
7) Connect the internet cable again.
Now it should be fixed, if it does't work you'll need to use a web browser and enter 192.168.2.1 and do any further configuration.
Write me a comment if you need further assistance.
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Posted on Oct 24, 2010

  • falyniii Oct 24, 2010

    I'm unable to connect to the router even when typinghttp://192.168.1.1. 2) I think it might be bricked. I can't even get the lights to flash after holding reset for 30 seconds any other suggestions. Is there another way to reset?

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