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Help With New Internet Router


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#1 Landon

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Posted 26 January 2008 - 01:37 PM

Hey I just got a new internet router. It's an Actiontec GT704WG. When I try to connect to the internet using it, the internet light is red and the computer says "limited or no connectivity." :thumbsup: I checked the gateway IP and it was started with a 192. I then reconnected the old internet box which is a ZyXEL Prestige 600 series and checked the gateway IP, and it started with a 172. I think this may be my problem and if it is, how do I fix it or reset my gateway IP? Thanks.

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Posted 26 January 2008 - 01:58 PM

Hello Landon,

Try powering-off everything first, then powering-up the devices in sequence, as described here:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/ind...st&p=618977

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Posted 28 January 2008 - 05:39 PM

Usually your Gateway IP is the IP of the router itself so its not not normal that they r different .

just make sure that when u connect the new router that has an IP that starts with 192 , that the computer should be in the same IP range and having the router IP as Gateway IP.
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Posted 29 January 2008 - 12:28 AM

Hi, you have placed your user account name and password in the router?
Also to find your ip address type in a command prompt: ipconfig
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