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Ive had a NETGEAR W11v2 for a while and its worked great. We had BT Infinity installed and it worked great with it. But recently the internet on the adapter disconnected and it simply refuses to connect. I select our router. Punch in the WEP key and it simply wont connect. I restarted the computer. Disconnected and re-connected the Adapter. But it still dosent work. Something of intrest is that the "Scanning" screen pops up with two wireless connections but with the same SSID. And one of the network adresses/IPs is just all 0`s. Please help...

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Not sure if this is where you are looking, but it probably is. click START then CONNECT TO then SHOW ALL CONNECTIONS then right click LOCAL AREA CONNECTION click STATUS then SUPPORT,,,
or CONTROL PANEL then NETWORK CONNECTIONS then right click LOCAL AREA CONNECTIONS then click STATUS then SUPPORT tab
See what you have there for an IP address
Is it the computer you don't have an IP for or the router? In my case my computer IP the 8th or last digit is the next number after what it is for the router. The other numbers are the same

Posted on Nov 27, 2008

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Sorry, forgot to mention this earlier. Maybe netgear offers free Live Chat tech support. Go to their web site.

Posted on Nov 28, 2008

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Most laptops have a wireless card built in them and if you have one you should try using that instead and form past experiences USB adapters don't generally work on laptops in which case if you laptop has the slot for it you should buy a card like this http://www.netgear.com/Products/Adapters/SuperGWirelessAdapters/WG511T.aspx

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check for firmware update for your adapter...since it usb..u need to put it in open..i believed the USB extension is included when u purchased that.

do not connect the USB adapter to a USB hub unless the HUB is powered so that it can performed better. Connect it directly to your PC slot

Posted on Mar 13, 2009

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