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Wireless not working...

Hi, My router suddenly stopped sending out wireless signals- the little 'antenna' icon goes blink-blink a couple of times and then goes off. I don't k now if the wired connections will work because I cannot test it. Please help me resolve this problem.

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Durgesh

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  • durg Jun 30, 2008

    Thanks Lee, Let me answer your Q...

    Typical usage- ADSL modem>router's wireless> Laptop. I have not used the wired connections ever, and I have even lost the chord that came with the router.

    Last night I noticed that the laptop would not connect to the net, so on looking at the lights on the modem and the router I figured that the wireless icon (the small antenna) light had stopped working. I have to now check if I can connect the the modem (and therefore the net) when I connect a cable. I can do that only tomorrow as I am in a different location (office) now. Will update the findings when I get to test it.



    Regards

    Durgesh

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    Lee A. May 11, 2010

    Are you still connecting through this router? when you are connected through the router can you connect to the router using its IP address?
    Thanks,
    lee


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Are u using Netgear WGR614v5? if yes, the router has to be resetted as it hangs once awhile(dunno y). By default, the wireless is "OFF"

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