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I am trying to hook up my wireless router at a family members home, and it wont connect to the internet.

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  • jblase2000 Jul 19, 2008

    Thanks. I am starting to wonder if the cable modem they have is just not compatable. Thanks for the quick response!

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If you have settings from your home on the routher you need to RESET IT TO FACTORY. You need to REBOOT ALL the PC's in the house on that router as well to release the IP it currently has and renew with the new router. Also reboot the roter and the cable modem so it can issue a new IP to the router.
( There should be a small reset hole on the router that you can use a paper clip to reset it.)
You also need to make sure that if they have a cable modem that the router is compatible with the modem. They can call their provider for that info.

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