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Q: Belkin Router 02 problems

I have a problem with my belkin router whereby the internet stops working and all internet applications like my online gaming stop working. However my wireless displays working properly.

If i use belkins network utility it displays wireless network working and internet to router displays off.

I solve the problem by going to my router page and commanding my router to restart.

Before I used the Belkin router I used the 02 router that came with my package and i got the same problem though much less frequently. This time i solved it by repairing my wireless connection [windows option].

This does not work with the belkin and I have to restart the router.

Paul

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I have a wireless network set up with a Belkin F5D7130 802.11g router, Netgear network adapter and using Verison DSL.

This setup has worked more or less ok over the last month since I set it up. Yesterday, however, I could not detect my router (no SSID showed up). I've tried restarting the router and DSL modem and rebooting my computer. Nothing seems to work. However, my SSID did show up briefly and I was able to connect for about 2 minutes before it disappeared again.

I can get on to neighbor's networks which suggests that the network adapter is not the issue. Anyone have any suggestions?
 

A:Belkin Router Problems

this may help. quoted from www.chicagotech.net.

Losing the connection to the Belkin router after making some changes on the router or reset.

Resolution: Re-set to default settings.
 

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We use a Belkin Router with a Verizon Internet connection. This router publishes a wireless network with a router IP of 192.168.2.1, and all devices connected are tagged with IP addresses 192.168.2.x. Everything was working fine until recently when the main computer and router were moved. Something went wrong and now I cannot get my laptop to connect unless I disable the security features. It has WPA, WEP, and WPA2 options. When ever I use any of them the laptop allows me to configure the connection but for some reason won't save the options I use. The router says to use WPA with a TKIP or AES encyption. The laptop will not save the TKIP option and continues to return to AES. I believe this is the problem. Even when I get the settings to be accepted occasionally the computer tells me there was a "Problem applying the Profile" set up for this connection. I am at a complete loss of what to do other then leaving the security open. Please help!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

A:Problems with Belkin Router

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Hello.

We used to be connected with Tiscali until a couple of months ago. When we were with Tiscali we were using a Belkin F5D7632-4 Wireless G router and, ok, so it kept dropping out, but we had wireless connection which was great.

When we changed to BT we were sent a BT Voyager 220V ADSL router which is connected at the moment via USB connection to the computer. When we try and plug the Belkin in we can't get a conenction to the internet, let alone have anything running on Wireless.

The signal speed is only as much as 512K on a good day .. but is that any reason why we can't get any sort of connection (wired or wireless) on the Belkin ?

Can anyone suggest another wireless router that may be better? I have an old BT Home Hub (the white one) - Is it worth trying that ?

Any advice would be appreciated
Thanks

A.
 

A:Belkin Router problems

First off, you may have to configure the WAN section of the router with the proper parameters for the new service.

Also, there's this...

http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forums/index.cfm?action=showthread&threadid=228171&forumid=18

I would just like to warn anybody who owns the v2000 vesrion of the belkin F5D7632-4 adsl modem router to be extremely cautious in updating their firmware to the latest 1.01.10 version which has recently appeared on the official belkin website.

When I updated to the new firmware it completely ruined the wireless connectivity of my router and as a result I had to replace the router. I also contacted belkin technical support but they could not offer a solution.

I would therefore suggest that any F5D7632-4 v2000 owners do not update their firmware as it could kill the wireless connectivity of their router. It could have just been that I was unlucky but I would strongly advise against a firmware update.Click to expand...
 

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Hi,

After much deliberation, i bought myself a belkin Wireless Cable/DSL Gateway router and 2 Wireless PC Cards for my home network. I tried installing the drivers for the gateway, and it couldn't find it. So I tried the alternative method. It said to open up the web brower and type '192.168.2.1' to access the settings of the router.... it couldn't find it also.

I have tried almost everything possible; new cables, changing IP and subnet mask addresses but nothing seems to work.

Does anyone have any ideas at all on how to access this settings page on the router itself?

Thanks very much in advance,

Dayne

** The 3-step quick install instructions make it look so easy
 

A:Belkin Router Problems

First off, to access the router's configuration page, you need to use a wired connection, the wireless connection won't do it.

If you have a CAT5 patch cord connected from a NIC on one machine to one of the LAN ports of the router, try the following:

- Set TCP/IP properties to obtain IP and DNS addresses automatically.

- Reboot and try the web browser with 192.168.2.1 again.
 

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sorry if somebody has asked this before,i have searched but can't find anything that helps me,but then again i can be a bit thick!

i have been using a belkin g router model f5d7230-4 version 7001uk for about 2 years to run a wireless network for my laptop.The router was wired into my pc via ntl/virgin modem,this pc was running windows xp and my laptop is running windows vista.
problems have now started because i have a new pc running windows 7.i have attempted to set the router up in exactly the same way as i had before except this time after going through the whole installation process and the router attempting to connect to the internet 10 times i get the unhelpful error message :- 'problem connecting to the internet' and to contact belkin support team.
i have reset the router to factory settings

strange thing is my iphone picks up the wirless connection and connects to the internet with it,even though my pc won't.and my laptop can't even see the wireless network.

i can connect to the internet without router,just plugging cable into back of computer with no probs

please help

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Hello all, I am desperate for a solution. I purchased a new Abbra 2 alarm system with an Linkys ABN adapter. I have a Belkin Pre N router which works perfectly until I plug in the adapter. I have 4 wireless laptops that connect to the router.

All the PC's connect and work fine until I plug in the ABN adapter. THe ABN adapter gets it's DHCP address and for about 60 seconds all our connected. THen the wireless computers drop the connection. I have tried to talk to Belkin, Next Alarm and have not been able to find a solution. Any suggestions.. Thanks
 

A:Problems with ABN adapter and Belkin Pre N Router

I can't imagine the ABN adapter doing this, it's just another Ethernet device.

Just on a lark, can you take that adapter to a friends network and see if just plugging it in creates the same issue on a different network?
 

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well im not sure what happend with my belkin wireless router just yesterday afternoon it was working fine but like around like 11:00pm i just stopped working and now the modem light on the router just keeps blinking and at first i though it was the modem so i went to exchange it for a new one and it is still doing the same thing so now the only way that it will work is if i just use the modem by its self wich is ok for when i just use the computer but i cant sign in to xbox live so can anyone tell me what happend to the router or let me know if i need a new one
 

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Hi,

Looking at a new router to replace my linksys WRT110.

Belkin : N+ Wireless Router

I'm just wondering if anyone is experiencing the connection drop or other issues with this specific router.

Thanks,
Ski

A:Belkin N+ Router w/GigE Anyone having problems?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Skibumtx


Hi,

Looking at a new router to replace my linksys WRT110.

Belkin : N+ Wireless Router

I'm just wondering if anyone is experiencing the connection drop or other issues with this specific router.

Thanks,
Ski



Hi and welcome

Its a good router. Does it support IPv6? It must.

Ken J++

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I made the mistake of posting this in a solved forum, so I am making a new thread now. The solution was returning the router and getting a different one which is not an option for me.

But here is a link to the original post:
http://forums.techguy.org/networking/623333-solved-belkin-router-dmz-problems.html

Basically, my XBox 360 has a static IP and when I enable DMZ with it's IP the rest of the computers on my Network stop working. I can ping but when I try to browse everything times out. As soon as I turn DMZ off everything works again except my XBox 360.

~RediXe
 

A:Solved: Belkin router DMZ problems...

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I have a Belkin F5D7230-4 Wireless G Router connected to my desktop running XP Pro. I connect to my router with my Toshiba Satellite M115-S1061 laptop that's running Vista Ultimate. I've had my router for about 8 months now and have had no problems with it. But about two weeks ago it started acting up. The signal is strong and the taskbar icon shows I'm connected, but it won't connect all the way to the Internet. The problems is not only with my laptop, because the connection to the Internet is also lost at the desktop. I've uninstalled and reinstalled the router, but no change. Any suggestions???
 

A:Solved: Belkin Router Problems

Sounds like either your ISP is having a problem, or the router and/or modem is the issue.

From the desktop connected directly to the modem, please do this.

Register at DSLReports and run their Line Quality Tests. Post the results link from the top of the test display page here.
 

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Hi everyone. My router is a Belkin N Wireless Router model number F5D8233-4-v1(01A). It's upgraded to the latest firmware. My problem occurs when I put my PS3 in the DMZ, it cuts off internet access to all the other computers on the network. Can anyone help me? Thanks.
 

A:DMZ Problems for Belkin N Wireless Router

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I have a Belkin F5D7230-4 Wireless G Router connected to my desktop running XP Pro. I connect to my router with my Toshiba Satellite M115-S1061 laptop that's running Vista Ultimate. I've had my router for about 8 months now and have had no problems with it. But about two weeks ago it started acting up. The signal is strong and the taskbar icon shows I'm connected, but it won't connect all the way to the Internet. The problems is not only with my laptop, because the connection to the Internet is also lost at the desktop. I've uninstalled and reinstalled the router, but no change. Any suggestions???
 

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My router works fine, but the problem happens ONLY when i set my xbox 360 outside of the firewall using the DMZ feature. The firewall is ON on my router and then i set my xbox outside of the firewall (which makes xbox live happy) BUT then my computers internet completely stops working.. the only way to get it to work is to turn OFF the firewall all together which then makes my xbox not happy while on live. It seems i can only have one or the other i dont get it, why is my computers internet cutting out when i set the xbox outside of the firewall? I'd set them both outside of the firewall if i could, but the xbox needs to have NAT set to open and the only way i can manage that is by using the DMZ feature (turning the firewall off completely doesnt seem to do it)
 

A:Solved: Belkin router DMZ problems...

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Hi guys,
I have a brand new Belkin N+ router. It was working fine from last 10 months. But recently , say from last 20 days happening a issue with the wireless router. the internet will work for few hours properly, suddenly Internet will cut off or wireless router hanged up for a few seconds. the led for internet will either go off or go orange. Sometimes even the modem led will turn off or go orange. It takes about 10 seconds then its back on or else I need to restart the router. After restarting the router, the Internet will work fine.

Any suggestions on what the problem could be?

Much appreciated.

--
Thiyagarajan
 

A:Belkin n+ wireless router problems

If the modem is losing the connection, I'd start there. Make sure the connections to the modem and router are secure, make sure you have good power (a UPS is a good idea here).

Another thing that you can do is update the firmware to the latest available and then reset to factory defaults and reconfigure. You wouldn't happen to be using P2P applications now, would you? Those will drive many routers up the wall.
 

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I have successfully connected my router to the internet and to my wired network, the problem i am having is when I switch off my computers at the end of the day(leaving the router switched on) and then switch my computers back on the next day, I cannot connect to the internet, but can see my network - has anybody got any ideas as why this should happen and ideas to correct it, the only way i have found so far is to reset the router...
 

A:Belkin Router - Internet Problems

update the firmware
 

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hi iam trying to get my belkin router to work at my mums as i want to use it for my laptop while she uses her pc i had it working when i lived here but now it dont seem to want too work as it once did i have don the ping thing and i can get on msn and send and receive emails from mums pc everything is fine on my laptop i get an error message from tesco error 797 i can not get internet explorer to work at all and im now banging my head mums not too pleased neither am i please help someone
 

A:belkin router causing problems

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Hi,

Came across a problem today I simply cannot understand. Setup a wireless connection between a laptop and a base unit - both using Win XP Home via a Belkin 54g ADSL Router

The base unit was physically connected to the router and the laptop, via wireless.

Both machines were setup via WEP 64-bit encryption.
Both machines were able to connect to the internet.
Both machines were able to share files between each other.
Wireless laptop was able to print via the network.

As far as I was concerned, job done, all OK.

Until the customer called me later on to tell me that ..... when he takes out the power cable from the laptop, he cannot get a wireless connection ??? The machine cannot find any network even.

Went through some checks over the telephone, still couldn't get it connected.

Put the power cable back into the laptop - after a short while, it found the network - connected again.

Never came across anything like this before. What has the network connection got to do with the power cable? Maybe it is something very simple - but I have never experineced this problem before.

So If you can help - i'd appreciate it.
Mac.
 

A:Help Please Regarding Connection Problems With Belkin 54g Router

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Hi,
Hope someone can help me.
I've got a Belkin router, and I've got one laptop connected to it with no problems.
I've bought another laptop & I can't connect to the router.
I've accessed the router online & got the Pre-shared Key (PSK) which I assume is the Network key that I'm being asked for, but it doesn't connect.
I don't get an error message, it just doesn't connect.
Am I doing something wrong.
Please be gentle with me, computers really aren't my thing!
Thank you so much.
 

A:Problems connecting to Belkin router

I moved this to networking since you will probably get more help in that forum than the HW forum.
 

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I have a Belkin n+ f5d8235-4 v2 and I have reset the router and then I had to manually reconfigure everything and I may have messed something up. The router has two blinking amber lights: the modem and internet lights.
-I began with my modem booted up, then I booted up my router while my modem and router were connected via yellow ethernet cable and another cable from my router to computer.
-First, I set up a new password
-Next, I went to Connection Type and set up - Dynamic, then entered my ISP host name and clicked apply.
-Next, I went to MAC address cloning, and just clicked apply as the boxes were already filled with characters.
-Next, I went to Channel and SSID and left everything the same except I changed my SSID name and took off the box marked broadcast SSID then clicked apply . The wireless channel was set to auto and current channel was 11 and extension channel was set to auto.
Next, I went to Security, Security Type: WPA-PSK, Authentication: WPA-PSK + WPA2-PSK and entered a new PSK and clicked obscure PSK then apply
Next, I went to Guest Access and enabled radio, created ssid name, Security: WPA/WPA2 PSK, Authentication: WPA-PSK + WPA2-PSK then entered the same PSK as before and clicked obscure PSK then apply.
For some reason, when I go back to both of the previous two screens, the new password I created does not show up, only my old one but when I type the new password into my wifi network, it connects.
This is as far as I have been and I'm not really sure w... Read more

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hey guys.

i have just bought a belkin adsl modem with wireless router for me pc as i have just bought a new laptop so was wanting to be mobile.

The problem which i have is that after setting everything up, the laptop on the wireless connection works fine but the main computer where the wireless modem is attached cannot connect to the internet. it just comes up with error 797 saying the modem cannot be found or is busy??? is does not seem to pick up the belkin as a modem???

What i have done is, I use BT landline with tesco broadband, i removed the speedtouch modem, installed the belkin f5d7633uk4a router, followed the instructions to the letter, ps i am also running windows xp on the computer.

thanks for your help and i am totally rubbish on this type of stuff so please be nice and give me help if poss that a child can understand

cheers lee
 

A:belkin router causing problems!!!

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1.) My friend told me that i should put a password on my wireless router.

I have a belkin "2.4GHz - 802.11g Wireless" Model # -f5d7230-4
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2.) When i go Start> All Programs > Belkin > Belkin Wireless utility
i get this error message

How do i fix this?
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Just incase...
 

A:Belkin Wireless Router problems

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hi has anyone had this problem and if yes how to fix I have brand new router set it up connected 2 laptops was working fine for 4 days switched laptop on today no internet connection checked connections the router had switched from plusnet home network to bt wifi with FON public unsecured network. how did this happen and how to stop it happening again.I unplugged to router from power for 1 min pluggeg back in it re set back to plusnet home network secured wpa2. all help welcome thanks.

A:Belkin N wireless Modem router problems

well check and make sure your network security settings are all right and in place. Also, check the wireless settings on the laptop and make sure it is always set to connect your "home" network or wherever the network may be located. You might try resetting the settings to default also and try connecting everything again. Keep in mind you will probably have to re-enter any custom settings such as network name, passphrase for the network and also set up the proper security settings. I cant help you with the security settings however as i do not know how the belkin routers are set up.Post back here if needed.

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Yay, so I have to retype all of this because being on/off/on/off the internet apparently logged me out and when I finally clicked everything that I wrote was lost. So here we go again...Unfortunately I am so frustrated that this description of my problem will not be as precise as my first one. Started with my girlfriends router burning plastic and being told by the Comcast guy its a fire hazard and she shouldn't use it. We buy a Belkin Basic F7D1301 v1 router from Best Buy, supposedly easy to hook up. Disc set up does not work, tells us to call the number. I access the router by typing in 'router' in the browser. (I've done a few other routers and they were all accessible by typing 191.168.1.1 or similar in the browser). Using any sort of security does not allow my Vista laptop to connect. It results in a "Local only" connection. Xp laptop is able to connect using security. Both laptops are able to connect without security. What results is both computers being connected for about 30 minutes, then both being kicked off and the only light on the router changing from green to orange. A power cycle will allow for about another 30 minutes until it happens again. I read some things about a DHCP lease. I tried turning off 'dhcp server' i believe. I'm pretty sure the laptop that I set it up on stayed connected all night, and the router light stayed green, but no other devices were able to connect. (I'm not entirely sure if tha... Read more

A:Belkin router random disconnects and other problems

you may want to type into notepad and then just copy and paste here - that way a disconnection will not make any difference
to all your writing , I know how frustrating that can be

lets separate the issues
1) you have one PC which will not connect to the wireless security , but will when no security is on the router
2) The internet intermittently disconnects all PCs from the router

lets start with 2) and get a solid connection with NO wireless security

so when the router disconnects - whats the name of the light turns from green to orange ?

would you do the following ipconfig /all and ping tests (instrutions below ) when its working and then do the same tests again when it disconnects - save the results and post back when you are reconnected

also post back xirrus - instructions below

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{ipconfig /all}
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here
We would like to see the results from ipconfig /all post back the results here
-> Start
-> (XP - enter the following in the RUN box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all
-> (Vista or Windows 7 - enter the following in the Search box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all

A black box will appear on the screen -
rightclick in the box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy

then reply here and
control key + V to paste
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Hi, we have a network in our house running off a Belkin router. We have one computer currently connected to it using a Netgear WG111V2 adapter.
The problem that i am having with it is that it is very erratic. It always seems to have full signal but it will just disconnect for no reason sometimes, this can be solved by repairing (sometimes, othertimes it requires a reboot) it but is still very irritating.
Sometimes it will be connected to the router but wont let you on the internet even though the internet light is displayed on the router.
I dont know if it is a problem of the adapter as i used to use it on a laptop in another room even further away from the router so distance isnt a problem either! When i did use it on the laptop however i had no problems with it, the connection was solid and it never disconnected.
The main annoyance i play an online game and it will be fine for a few minutes then say 'Connection Problems' for about 5 seconds then be fine again. Sometimes it can do this regularly othertimes rarely. The fact that it says connection problems suggests that the internet has disconnected, as this is what it does when the internet completely turns off, which it does quite often while im playing.

I really am at a loose end with it, its driving me mad!
Any help would be greatly appreciated

Simon
 

A:Belkin router/ Netgear Adapter Problems.

I hyave a wg111T wireless adapter and it does the same thing. I called ntgear sevral time and finally i changed the IP settings from dhcp to static and 192.168.1.25 subnet 255.255.255.0 and a local DNS to 4.2.2.2 and sec. 4.2.2.1 . never lost the connection since. Try that and c if it solves your problem. if it does look for a local dns server you could point to. (this is for the pacafic North west)
 

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Ok, as the topic suggests, I currently have a 4 port wireless Belkin router and also a 5 port hub. The setup is like this, Cable Modem --rj45--> Belkin Router --rj45--> 5 port hub. There is usually one laptop using the wireless connection while most of the computers are connected to the hub via rj45. Our setup is like this because the modem/router is upstairs and then the hub is in the basement where most of our computers are.

So the problem is when we're using the router, it lags like hell. I did a test, I connected the hub directly to the cable modem. The expected and normal pings (10-30) came back. I was wondering if we might have a virus over the wireless network, or if someone might be leeching off of our wireless service.

Basically, I wanted to know if I could get the instructions to listing all the IP's/users connected to the router, especially wireless connections. Secondly, I learned somewhere to clean a network I'd have to connect each infected PC separately to the modem and clean that system of infections, and then connect each clean systems back onto the network. Is that right?

Much help is appreciated, thanks!
 

A:Leeching/problems with wireless Belkin router?

If someone is leaching your connection, they will probably show up in the DHCP table on the router. If they have a static IP then they may not.

Both my routers show me the mac addresses of machines that have connected to the router.

I would enable either WEP or WPA-PSK on your router... that should preven others from using your broadband.
 

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I can connect to internet only with land line I cannot get my wireless to connect, It wants to connect then drops right away, What am I doing wrong?

A:connection problems belkin router att modem

Log into your Router setup and see if you are using the B or G or N settings. If using N, try G. If your using automatic, try B/G setting. etc. Reset the WPA-2 password.

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hi guys im new to the site and i have some questions for the support team hopefully you guys can give me some answers (take it ez on me)

I use my linksys compact wireless-g usb for internet

OK , i am using Internet Connection Sharing with my PC to Playstation 2 the ICS works fine i have internet on my computer and PS2 (im online with madden 08) then after about 7 mins i lose internet to both my PS2 and PC

Now i can fix this problem when i unplug ,,,then plug my belkin router and the ICS is back on, then 7 mins later the same the it goes off.

i have my firewall completely off, and im not using ports cause i dont know how to use them, i have tried going to my routers page 192.168.0.2 but nothing happens

this is getting annoying it takes at least 40 mins to complete a madden game. Someone plz help me
 

A:Problems with Belkin wireless router f5d7230-4

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My Belkin router has stopped working
There was on orange light came on in the middle and the connection kept dropping
I contacted Belkin who told be install their update
Now it wont work at all I have no connection with it
Although all the lights are now lit.
It keeps saying downloading packets But goes on for hpours and no change
I found this page http://www.daniweb.com/techtalkforums/thread63442.html
and did what it said
( To resolve your issue you need to configure your ip address in LAN (local area connection) manully so that you can log in to your Belkin router to reset back to default setting, and here we go, i assume that you are using windows XP operating system.
Start -->Control Panel-->Network Connection(if you are in Classic View) then Double click on your LAN(local area connection icon) --->Properties click--->go down to TCP/IP Internet Protocol Double click to open properties.
From there you need to switch to Manual IP Address not Automactic IP address by default setting.
In the box of IP Address you need to enter 192.168.2.2
Subnet Mask box 255.255.255.0 or 255.255.0.0 there will be one should working.
Default gateway box you need to plug in 192.168.2.1
Don't worry about DNS box , just leave it blank and click OK buttong to save.

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A:Belkin router F5D7230 v4uk 6.00.22 problems

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Obtained a new router with adsl modem, started to configure the router, got to the site, closed it...blonde moment...then when I tried to reopen the site 192.168.2.1 it is constantly saying it cannot find it etc etc.
Please can you help me, has something changed to prevent me accessing the site? I tried rebooting the router, but still I cant get to the site
 

A:Belkin modem/router on tiscali problems

Can you get on any site with the new router in place?
 

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Hi guys I have just been reading up on a post that was on here a while ago regarding someone not being able to connect to Xbox Live with his new Belkin N+ router now i have a Belkin N router and have had similar problems with it either not connecting or not being able to join mates games/parties and after a lot of time with Xbox and Belkin (neither knew the problem) i found out after a lot of messing about what to do and i hope to be of services to others by posting this.

First of all you will need to be able to login to your router setup page online...the normal ip address for belkin is 192.168.2.1 sometimes this can be different and you can find out how to check your ip address on youtube...oh and each step that you do please Apply changes before moving on as the router cants update all the changes in one go

Once logged into your router there are a few things we need to do... First is to look on the left hand side of the screen and locate the "firewall" link once the page has loaded you will want to Enable the firewall.

Next you will need to turn on you xbox and go to System settings, network settings then configure network to find out what IP Adress your xbox is on...I set mine up manually so the ip address for my xbox will never change ... again can see how to do this on youtube... write down or keep a mental note of this address YOU WILL NEED THIS.

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A:Belkin Router and Xbox live problems SOLVED

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I have a vista x64 pc and and belkin g router model F5D7230-4 and i just got a gigabyte GN-WP01GS wireless card. It picks up the network excellent but when it trys to connect it some times says succesfull or unsuccessfull. When it says it succeds it stil doesnt connect to the router b/c i cant go to the routers options or other pc's. I've disabled firewalls. Im thinking the wireless card might not be compatible with the router but that is the last thing i want to hear. If you need more info just let me know. Thanks.

A:problems connecting wireless desktop pc to belkin g router

Hi,lamborn5
welcome to vist forums.
your belkin router is in 54g or 802.11g? is router equiped with MIMO?
you PC desktop or laptop?
most likly whats wrong is the area your computer is in.
eg:your router upstairs and your pc downstairs router have issues traveling vertical. Also this wireless card is it a BELKIN product? if not you may want to exchange it for a belkin product.the other options are to have a look at BELKIN USB wireless adabters which sit on your desk. and they recive much stronger signal.
check out Belkin : Home
this link will also explain what maybe wrong as you may have the wrong type of hardware for your home/office
http://www.belkin.com/flash/networking/

BELKIN also offer 24/7 tech service on
1 800 2BELKIN

thanks
skript kiddie.

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The Internet on our westell modem model 6100; would cut out. It would flash on then flash off. And sometimes it would turn red. We have a asante rotuer coming off of the modem and thats how i would connect. But since i moved my computer back upstairs I am now connected threw our Belkin wireless router model F5D8230-4 v2. So the modem hasn't screwed up lately since i moved upstairs. But now our Belkin is. It will reset like atleast 15 times in one day. So thats very frustrating to deal with. But now the internet has gone very slow. I have no idea why. I "restore to default" on Belkin and Westell. And there both slow, and the Belkin is still reseting. my ISP is frontier. I am getting a new Belkin wireless router/modem in one, model F5D8236-4. I am also connected threw Ethernet and when I connect with my iPod on to the Belkin router it is slow!
So if you need anything thing to assist you in helping me just tell me.
 

A:Westell Modem, Belkin Router, Slow internet problems

I am on Windows XP
 

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Okay I'm trying to connect my Trendnet TEW-430APB access point to my Belkin wireless router with cable broadband. So I can use the access point with my ps3. So far I set up the access point as "AP-Client" and entered the WEP encryption. Okay so I hook up the access point to my PS3 and it connects to the internet/PSN but then after a few minutes it starts saying "the attempt to obtain an IP address timed out".And each time the access point reconnects it reassigns a new IP and I get the same error a few minutes later. So I went into the PS3 connection settings and turned off dhcp and entered in IP manually. Kept DNS 1 as the router IP and DNS 2 blank. So now it stays in for 30 minutes or more but then another error comes up. Which says "DNS error" and when I go to test the connection I get"IP address timed out".

So its obviously able to connect to the wireless router and the WEP key is correct. So what do you think it can be? Do you think it could be the access point is going bad? What causes an access point to go in and out when all settings are correct?Also i had to assign the access point a static IP to access the settings of the access point on my computer.
 

A:Coonection problems connecting to Belkin G+ mimo wireless router.

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I recently bought a Nintendo DS for online gaming, and so when I couldn't get it online (Error code 52100, Nintendo's site not helping) I tried everything. Last week, I typed my own IP into IE and got my router page, then seen "Turn into Access Point" or something meaning change, and then it asked me to type a ???.???.???.??? style number into the IP box on that page. So I did and then it came up loading in top right hand corner. I waited and nothing so I F5'd it, then I lost my connection.

Then for a week I could only get internet (Wired) on my Xbox and neither Wireless nor Wired on anything else. But a few days ago, I read the customer support (MS, the one preloaded on the computers) and it said something about changing your IP settings, so I followed those steps and found my computer only wanted to use the DNS ___.___.___.___ the underscores being blanks. So I made it revert to what it should be with a reset button or whatever it was and now I get my Wired connection back on my Laptop.

But still when I hooked everything back up, no internet or network light on my wireless router.

Sorry for blabbing, but I really need it and after also recently buying an iPod Touch, really would like my Wi-Fi back.

Thanks,
Jameseh
 

A:Belkin N1 Wireless Router & Scientific Atlanta (Virgin/Telewest) Cable Modem problems

Please supply the following info, exact make and models of the equipment please.

Name of your ISP (Internet Service Provider).
Make and exact model of the broadband modem.
Make and exact model and hardware version of the router (if a separate unit).
Model numbers can usually be obtained from the label on the device.
Connection type, wired or wireless.
If wireless, encryption used, (none, WEP, WPA, or WPA2)
Version and patch level of Windows on all affected machines, i.e. XP (Home or Pro), SP1-SP2-SP3, Vista (Home, Business, Ultimate), etc.
The Internet Browser in use, IE, Firefox, Opera, etc.


Please give an exact description of your problem symptoms, including the exact text of any error messages.


If you're using a wireless connection, have you tried a direct connection with a cable to see if that changes the symptoms?
For wireless issues, have you disabled all encryption on the router to see if you can connect that way?
Have you connected directly to the broadband modem to see if this is a router or modem/ISP issue?
If there are other computers on the same network, are they experiencing the same issue, or do they function normally?


On any affected computer, I'd also like to see this:

Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD (COMMAND for W98/WME) to open a command prompt:

Type the following commands on separate lines, following each one with the Enter key:

PING 206.190.60.37

PING yahoo.com

NBTSTAT -n

IPCONFIG /ALL

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Really need some help here, going crazy . We have a Sagemcom FAST 1704 modem/router from windstream, our ISP, and have been trying to get servers going for Minecraft game with no luck. So we thought that we could attach our Belkin router to the modem since we were having port forwarding problems. I have tried numerous times to set up the router with this modem and have even tried the bridge mode, but then I don't get internet access through the Belkin router....have no idea what I am doing wrong . I am running Windows XP....and my brother, who I want on the same network, is running Windows Vista...which I really hate. I had my XP connected, but could not get the Vista connected....then I completely messed it up and just am at my wits end....can someone please walk me through this? Let me know any info you need and how to send it to you .
Thanks a lot,
Deb
 

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Hi friends ...

I hav bsnl broadband connection in my home.... I connected a tplink wired for browsing...

I also have a belkin wireless router..... I connected those routers.... And only wired communication is possible
and i cant access in wireless connection... Pls help me

i m sttuggling....
 

A:How to connect tp-link adsl router with belkin wireless router???

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I have a belkin wireless/wired router, and it's really starting to stress me out. I have the wireless part working just fine, all my wireless computers connect to each other/the internet just fine. BUT, my wired computer is not connecting to the internet at all, but the DHCP is still assigning it an IP address and the computer thinks everything is fine. When I click on Internet Explorer, it says that the page cannot be displayed. It's driving me mad, can anyone help?
 

A:Belkin Router, Wireless and Wired... Wired Problems...

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Belkin G wireless router 2.4ghz-802.11g
Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN mini-card

I am having an odd problem with the wireless capability of my wireless router. When I first got my router I used the Software included but that did not work so I set up my network manually. For several months everything was working perfectly and both physical and wireless connections to the router were working. Recently the wireless capability of the router has stopped working, however it still emits a strong signal and functions perfectly as a non-wireless router.

The problem my laptop encounter when it is try to connect is that the connection status constantly displays "Authenticating". I have tried to rebuild the network, no effect. Have clicked on the repair button, it sits indefinilty on the step "renewing IP address". I have tried physically entering my IP address, no effect. I am positive the problem is not my laptop wireless card because it still fuctions perfectly on all other networks.

Is this a networking problem or is it just time to get a new router?
 

A:Solved: Belkin G Wireless Router, Wireless Problems

Reset the router to factory default settings and reconfigure. Initially try to connect wirelessly with encryption disabled.
 

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My network needs to connect to 6 wired PCs and 1 wireless PC.

Right now the Linksys 4 port router connects to the ADSL modem and 4 PCs -and I want to add a new Belkin wireless router to provide a wireless LAN access and have 2 add'l LAN ports.

Therefore, can I, and how do I configure the devices, so that the ADSL modem would go into the Linksys router; the Linksys would provide LAN connection to 3 PCs and the 4th port would go to the input of the Belkin router, which in term would provide wireless access and 3 more LAN ports?

Thanks.
 

A:Combining Linksys Router and Belkin Wireless Router

Connecting two SOHO broadband routers together.

Configure the IP address of the secondary router to be in the same subnet as the primary router, but out of the range of the DHCP server in the primary router. For instance DHCP server addresses 192.168.0.2 through 192.168.0.100, I'd assign the secondary router 192.168.0.254 as it's IP address.

Disable the DHCP server in the secondary router.

Setup the wireless section just the way you would if it was the primary router.

Connect from the primary router's LAN port to one of the LAN ports on the secondary router. If there is no uplink port and neither of the routers have auto-sensing ports, use a cross-over cable. Leave the WAN port unconnected!
 

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Ladies & gents,

I work for a smallish company that is about to expand. We're going from 4 computers connected to a Belkin 4-port router and adding 20 computers to a switch, which is connected to a D-Link DI-604 which is connected to the Belkin.

This reason for this convoluted setup is that the 20 new PCs need to be restricted in what they can access on the internet (2 sites and connect to a server). We don't want to restrict the 4 original PCs.

We picked up the D-Link due to its ability to control domains pretty easily. The problem is, I need an open connection to a specific IP address on ports 4040 and 701 for a program that the users will be accessing.

When I keep domain blocking off, the program connects to the remote server no problem. As soon as domain blocking is on, no dice. So now you're thinking: 'Just open the ports, idiot.' Tried it, no dice. I've opened the ports on both the D-Link and the Belkin (which isn't really necessary since the Belkin's firewall is off).

If you have been able to follow this long and arduous post and have any ideas as to where I'm screwing up, your responses will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks all.
 

A:Dsl + Belkin Router + Dlink Router + 3com Switch

Since you can restrict by IP with the D-Link, why not lose the Belkin and just use the D-Link as the only router?
 

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Help!!

I have recently moved house and had trouble reconnecting my broadband. After some frustration i decided to reset the router to its default (little button at the back) The problem is that i now cannot connect to the admin page of the router (198.162.2.1) I have reset several times, tried through both wireless and ethernet cables, gone to my network places and enabled upnp etc. When i ping the router i get 'host not found'.

Could anyone offer me any further advice or instructions.

Thank you

N
 

A:Belkin Router

hmm; address: http:/192.168.2.1 is correct -- be sure to use a wired connection
and that your NIC is enabled if you've been using wireless previously.

use Admint Tools -> Computer Mgr-->Device Mgr and scroll to see Network Adapters
and verify the Nic is active and no red/yellow marks on the device
 

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I need to set the NAT settings on my router to specifications for the XBox live network but I can't find them. The XBox says they are set to Moderate, but I don't see those options when I go in to change the router settings. Where is it located at.
 

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first of all guys hi this is my first time on the site so be gentle with me after a bit of info hope im in right section here trying to set router up for port forewarding for utorrent keeps telling me port not open how do i open it and were do i get the setting to do it any help please
 

A:belkin router

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I dont currently have a PC or laptop. I am just trying to set-up a wireless network that an xbox, ipad, and kindle can access my internet. I bought a Belkin N300 Wireless router but I noticed that it has I must have a computer and has a min operating system xyz... I guess I must have to load software or something. Is there a way to set something up so my devices can all share my internet? What do I need to get??
 

A:Need help with belkin router set-up

You can configure the router with an iPad (and a Kindle if it is the Kindle Fire) if you are careful and know what you are doing. Start by reading the user manual (at least once, if not several times) that is probably on an included CD and available on Belkin's web site. No software is needed, and most times is better avoided.
 

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I accidentally made my thingy into an access point and they changed my ip adress!!!!!!!!!!! I didn't see the address so i cant go on there!!!!!!! And my other laptops can't go on my network!!!! Help plz!!!!!!!!!!
 

A:Help with belkin router!!!!!!

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