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I have a Linksys WRT150N router and Comcast HS intrnet. I am trying to set the router up but can't get my iMac to recognize the internet connection between the router and computer. I have reset the router to default setting. The router shows that it is receiving the internet connection but the computer doesn't. How do I get my Mac to recognize and connect through the router?

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  • crimsonphoen Aug 28, 2008

    Wired through the router to the ethernet port on the Mac It's OS X 10.5.4. The router WAN light does not light up but the internet light shows connection to the router.

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Are you connected wirelessly or wired into the router? what OS version?

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