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Router " won't start"

On device manager says router "won't start - code 10 "
What is code 10 ?
Laptops are not detecting any signal. All worked fine previously.
Thanks for your help!

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  • Ryan Croussore
    Ryan Croussore May 11, 2010

    bbranhut, can you clear up where you are seeing this error code? Are you seeing this in the windows device manager?



    Also have you tried rebooting the router? unplug the power cable for 20 seconds from the back of the device, plug it back in after 1 minute try to connect one of the laptops.

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Code 10 loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); If the device has a "FailReasonString" value in its hardware key, that string is displayed as the error message. The driver or enumerator places this registry string value there. If there is no "FailReasonString" in the hardware key, the following generic error message is displayed:
This device is either not present, not working properly, or does not have all the drivers installed. (Code 10)

Try upgrading the device drivers for this device.
Solution button: Update Driver

To resolve this error code, make sure the device is connected to the computer correctly. For example, make sure all cables are plugged in fully and that all adapter cards are properly seated. Follow the suggested solution button and update the device driver. It may be possible to remove the device and redetect it using the Add New Hardware wizard.

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