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Belkin N1 Router connection drops when phone rings

If I am connected wirelessly via my Belkin N1 Router to my ISP - COMCAST - and my telephone rings (verizon), the wireless internet connection drops. I've called Comcast and they say that the prblem lies with the Belkin Router and they can't help me. This is extremely frustrating and unproductive. Does anyone else have this problem ?

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You may have a phone line connected from the modem to a wall outlet. Count the number of cables coming out of your modem - you should have only three: the power cable (connects to the wall), Cat 5 (also connects to the wall), and ethernet (running from the modem to the router).

Posted on Nov 09, 2007

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    The other possibility is that your phone is on the same bandwidth as your router. Do you have a cordless phone? If so, what kind?

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