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Help me!!!!!!!!!!!!! i plug my cord right in to the modem no router. how can i get my live conshin to be open

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Do you have the software C-D for your router? If not go to Linksys.com and chose your model and d/l right from the website. There you can get the latest firmware. Then follow the instructions (it should have pictures to go with) then you should be up and running within about 25 minutes.

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How do you set the router up!!! no diagram to hook up to desktop


How you connect it depends on how you plan to use it. Let me explain:

Some people have a dsl line (high speed internet connection) and their modem from their internet provider only has room for one computer cable to connect and use the internet. If the customer has more then one desktop computer they want to connect to the internet, they will need to buy a router. A router provides multiple ports for several computers to connect to the internet at the same time.

If you have a dsl modem already and bought a router to add additional computers to your network - then follow the instructions below to set it up:

Connect your phone cord from the wall into the dsl modem. Plug in the power cable from the dsl modem to the wall and turn it on. Connect an ethernet cable to the dsl modem (ethernet cables are the ones that look like a regular telephone cord but the ends are a little larger) and connect the other end to your router. Make sure you plug this cable into the port marked "ethernet" on your router. There is only one port for your internet connection line coming into the router, the rest of the ports are for adding computers only. Some routers say the word "ethernet" near the port for the internet connection. Others have a picture near or or brackets around it to show that it is different then the others. Plug in the power cord to your router and turn it on. Make sure you turn on your modem first and let it warm up before connecting your router. Modem power on first, then router power on - always.

Now connect an ethernet cable to your router and connect the other end to the pc you wish to use on the internet. Do not turn on your pc until the ethernet cord is attached. Your dsl modem has to be powered up first, followed by your router and then your pc. All in that order.

Your computer should automatically sense the internet connection upon start up. You can verify that your connection is installed correctly and that your pc is sensing it by looking at the bottom right side of your screen near the clock area. You should see a picture of a computer monitor that represents your internet connection status. Sometimes they glow green when they are healthy. Sometimes they show a red X on top of them if they are disconnected from the internet. If you can't find the Icon for your internet connection on the bottom right side of your screen, unplug the ethernet cable from the back of your pc - while watching the bottom right side area and plug it back in again. Watch for a change to locate the icon. Sometimes there is a downward pointing arrow near the clock which needs to be clicked on to open up the area and view the icons.

Thats all! One line from the modem to the router - another line from the router to the pc - and the internet should be up and running fine.

If you bought a router combination modem - then its the same as above - just without a separate dsl modem. (i.e. Connect the power cable from the router/modem to the wall. Connect the ethernet cable to the port marked "ethernet" for your internet connecton and connect the other end of the cord to your pc. Then turn your pc on. Router/modem power on first and pc power on second in that order)

All the lights on your modem should be green and steady - except for the one marked internet or connection which is usually flashing and moving. If you have any red or yellow lights then you need to troubleshoot and correct the problem before your internet connection will work.

Mar 03, 2011 | ASUS WIRELESS ROUTER |WL-520G - RT...

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Hello i am having probelms with my Belkin g basic router it has wireless and it works but when i connect it to my computer it does not it says it can't find or something but if i plug in my other box that...


It's sounds like you're getting your cords mixed up. The modem (the box from your company that provides internet) needs it's power cord plugged in, a phone cord or a cable cord plugged in, and an ethernet (LAN) cord plugged into it. The power cord will plug into the wall obviously, the phone cord or cable cord will be coming out of the wall obviously, but the Ethernet (LAN) cord will plug into your computer or a router. A router in your case. So the Ethernet cord from your modem (box that came from you company that provides internet) will plug into the router in the specific slot that says Internet or Modem connection. Now you need another Ethernet cord to go from your router to your computer. Try to plug the cord that goes from the router to the computer into the 4 different ports on the router until one of them works, you'll have to give it about a min to check each one. If that doesn't fix it then you need to make sure your LAN card is being read correctly and installed correctly, best way to do this is to go to Start > Control Panel > Device Manager and look at Network Adapters. If there is a Red X next to a conenction, right+click the conenction and tell it to enable, or update drivers.

Dec 13, 2010 | Belkin (F5D7231-4) Wireless Router

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My belkin back up dont work and only 1 orange light appears on the route


ISSUE: Flashing amber modem light in the Belkin Router and won't connect to modem or computer
.

SOLUTION:
Step 1: First hard wire Modem>Router>Computer
Step 2: Open internet explorer and type in this (192.168.2.1) address in address bar
Step 3: You see Belkin Router Ste Up Page
Step 4: In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected or Not Connected
Step 5: In your for left left screeen you can find list of options in that click on "Restore Factory Default"
Step 6: It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 7: Click on "Restore Defaults" Button and It will show you two warning messages click "OK" "OK"
Step 8: Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 9: In your for left left screeen click on "MAC Address"
Step 10:It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 11:You can see Clone computer's MAC address Button Click on It "CLONE"
Step 12:Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 13:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected if its not
Step 14:Unplug the Power Cord from MODEM and RUTER wait for 2 minutes
Step 15:Plug the Power cord to Modem first and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 16:Plug the Power cord to Router and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 17:You can see Modem light in router will lit up standerd Green
Step 18:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected
Step 19:Now your Good to go.... Check you can go online..Good Luck...Budy
If you need any help ....Please P.M me..... I'M here to help you all....
Thanks&Regards,
Karthi.J

Apr 19, 2010 | Belkin (F5D5231-4) Router

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Can't connect belkin router to modem or computer.


ISSUE: Flashing amber modem light in the Belkin Router and won't connect to modem or computer
.

SOLUTION:
Step 1: First hard wire Modem>Router>Computer
Step 2: Open internet explorer and type in this (192.168.2.1) address in address bar
Step 3: You see Belkin Router Ste Up Page
Step 4: In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected or Not Connected
Step 5: In your for left left screeen you can find list of options in that click on "Restore Factory Default"
Step 6: It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 7: Click on "Restore Defaults" Button and It will show you two warning messages click "OK" "OK"
Step 8: Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 9: In your for left left screeen click on "MAC Address"
Step 10:It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 11:You can see Clone computer's MAC address Button Click on It "CLONE"
Step 12:Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 13:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected if its not
Step 14:Unplug the Power Cord from MODEM and RUTER wait for 2 minutes
Step 15:Plug the Power cord to Modem first and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 16:Plug the Power cord to Router and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 17:You can see Modem light in router will lit up standerd Green
Step 18:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected
Step 19:Now your Good to go.... Check you can go online..Good Luck...Budy
If you need any help ....Please P.M me..... I'M here to help you all....
Thanks&Regards,
Karthi.J


Apr 11, 2010 | Belkin (F5D8231-4) Wireless Router...

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I want connect to the moderme


ISSUE: Belkin2_bing.gif Router won't connect to modem or computer
.

SOLUTION:
Step 1: First hard wire Modem>Router>Computer
Step 2: Open internet explorer2_bing.gif and type in this (192.168.2.1) address in address bar
Step 3: You see Belkin Router Ste Up Page
Step 4: In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected or Not Connected
Step 5: In your for left left screeen you can find list of options in that click on "Restore Factory Default"
Step 6: It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 7: Click on "Restore Defaults" Button and It will show you two warning messages click "OK" "OK"
Step 8: Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 9: In your for left left screeen click on "MAC Address2_bing.gif"
Step 10:It will ask you password leave it balnk and click "SUBMIT"
Step 11:You can see Clone computer's MAC2_bing.gif address Button Click on It "CLONE"
Step 12:Then you can see the router will reboot once it is completed you will be back to the Home Page
Step 13:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected if its not
Step 14:Unplug the Power Cord from MODEM and RUTER wait for 2 minutes
Step 15:Plug the Power cord to Modem first and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 16:Plug the Power cord to Router and wait for 2 miuntes
Step 17:You can see Modem light in router will lit up standerd Green
Step 18:In top right corner you can find internet status it would say Connected
Step 19:Now your Good to go.... Check you can go online..Good Luck...Budy
If you need any help ....Please P.M me..... I'M here to help you all....
Thanks&Regards,
Karthi.J

Jan 27, 2010 | Belkin (F5D8231-4) Wireless Router...

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The ''wireless'' light on my wireless router is flashing amber


What have you tried so far?
1. You can unplug the power cord of your modem on the back of the modem.
2. Unplug the power cord on the back of your router
3. Unplug the ethernet cable at the back of your modem
4. Unplug all the ethernet cable at the back of your router
5. Wait for 2 minutes then plug the power cord back into your modem and the ethernet cable
6. Wait for 2 minutes again then plug the power cord back into your router and the ethernet cable
7. Try to reconnect
(Note: Resetting your router will restore to factory default)
8. If not successful, try resetting the router. While the power cord is plugged at the back of your router press the reset button for 15 seconds, unplug the power cord of your router and press the reset button again for 15 seconds then plug the power cord back into your router and press the reset button for 15 seconds. (after resetting reconfigure your router) Try to connect.

9. If not successful, try to upgrade the firmware

Jan 09, 2010 | Belkin F5D8236-4 Router

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Internet problems


try resetting your modem, not the router. Unplug it, wait a bit and plug it back in. the modem needs to see the routers ip address so it allows connectivity. Right now the modem has your computers ip address and doesn't see the router, until you reset it. try it, it should work.

Dec 30, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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Ethernet won't reconise modem for xbox live


Once you have everything hooked up:
Ethernet cord going from modem into wireless router in port labelend internet or wan, and an ethernet cord going from the router to the xbox you should try these steps:

Unplug the power cord on the modem and plug it back in- once all the lights come back on
Unplug power cord on router and plug it back in-

Hope this helps.

Apr 07, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54GS Router...

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Still not connected


vhevk your ethernet cable wire.
if u connect router to swithc then use straight cable.
if u use router to computer use cross cable.

Jan 10, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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