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Linsksys wireless, when pluged in the power light does not light but the 4 internet lights do light. The computer says signal too low.

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  • siobhan1 Jun 13, 2008

    Thanks. Checked with multimeter and power ok, but not sure how to check the connection.

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I would try to swap the power connector and check the voltage output with a multimeter from the POwer Outlet. It very well may be that the power connector for the Linksys may be defective and putting out a weak output and therefore causing your linksys unit to receive poor signal.

Posted on Jun 13, 2008

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    Alex Jun 14, 2008

    Put the positive terminal on the inside of the connector of the power jack and the negative terminal on the outer shield of the power jack connector, not in the outlet on the connector that plugs in the Linksys but before doing that plug the power supply to the outlet on the wall and test the connecting lead that goes into the linksys power input , see how much power is coming out of the lead. And im sure if all else fails just exchange the unit for another one.



    Good luck.

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