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Please help...internet won't connect

I have used the easy install cd 8 times all with the same results. I run the cd and follow all instructions. Everything says it is good to go. Thge modem light is flashing, the wireless alight is flashing, the internet light is on, the compuster light for my desktop is on. I then take my laptop and try to connect to the internet wirelessly. My laptop finds the network and says it has full signal strength. I then choose connect to network and type in personal password for the router. My laptop will then connect to the network but immediately the internet light will go off on the router and the network connection page shows there is a break in the connection between the internet and the network even though my laptop is tstill connected to the network. I then have no internet access through the desktop that is plugged directly into the router. I have tried setting up the router with an unsecured and secured network but nothing works. I have a laptop and desktop that run vista and a laptop that runs xe, as well as an iphone. None of them will connect. My service is cable provided by comcast with a RCA dhg535-2 modem. What can I do?

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  • Buster7321 Jul 22, 2008

    I was given a this router F507230-4, without directions. I have a DSL modeum and can not connect to the internet. I have tried everything I can think of. Help!

  • lake1976 Jul 28, 2008

    after using the easy instal cd it tells me good to go it let me on to the internet for a few mins then i lost the connection from both the router and the adapter

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You may be running into a problem of your ISP only allowing one computer on the internet. while the internet is on can you access the internet from the desktop comcast originally setup?  If so that is more then likely your problem.

I have comcast myself and they told me they do not allow home networks. I fixed that problem by using the mac address cloning feature in my router.

The setup cd is also junk, all you should really need to do is:
1. unplug modem, router, and turn off computers
2. Plug modem into router
3. Plug computers into router (don't worry about wireless right now)
4. Turn on modem, wait 20 seconds or so for lights to set,
5. Turn on router. again wait for lights to set
6. Turn on ONE computer that is hard wired into the router
7 Try to surf the net.
8. If successfull try to connect wireless computers (Without using cd) and see if they surf.

If not call comcast and see if your computers are trying to obtain real-world ip's instead of LAN ip's like they should.
If so, you'll need to enable DHCP on the router.

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directly connected to the cable or DSL modem. DO NOT CONNECT THE

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