Question about Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband Router with SRX200 (LS-WRT54G2)

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My router keeps disconnecting the internet

I have a WRT54GX2 SRX200 wireless router. The lights, especially the power and internet lights, keep blinking on and off every minute or so. I keep getting connected and then disconnected to the internet. How do I solve this problem? I called linksys a few times but they weren't able to help me..
And I know it's not the modem because I can directly connect the labtop or desktop to the internet and there's no problem.

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  • sammiey Oct 27, 2007

    When I ping the router, it works when all the lights are on, but doesn't work when all the lights are off..so basically I can ping it for a few seconds and then I can't and then I can..and so on.
    Any suggestions would be helpful.

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A blinking power light suggest that the device is already broken. Go to the command prompt and ping the roouter. If you can still ping it then i suggest to upgrade the firmware of your router.  

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