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Router dropped connection and is now no longer discoverable. Wireless light is not on, power and internet lights flash. On reset power light flashes red but does not reboot. It is connected to pc using lan cable but has limited connectivty and i also cannot log onto the router itself

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You just have to restart the router it self. i mean take out the power adapter and plug it back. No need to press the reset button as it may put back the router to factory default.

These kind of issues are common. The DHCP service (which gives IP to your computer and wireless device) hangs up some times on most routers.

Let me know if you still face the problem after power cycling the router.

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