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Wireless i cannot connect to the internet via my router i have done all the power up/down in the right order i have then tried to get the laptop to talk to the router via the htpp://192.168.1.1 address i did at one point get a filemanager page after doing a reset which i updated after doing this i still could not get onto the 192 page.all of the above procedure was done at a friends house prior to me doing this at home and whilst at my friends house all worked ok my modem can talk to the laptop ok the router as i said does work at my friends house so there is no problems with the hardware.

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Are you doing this wirelessly or with a wire (Ethernet cable).?
Do the setup with an ethernet cable first, then try wireless after setting it up.

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