My wifi isn’t working and it’s mine?

Reboot the router and your device and try again. If that doesn’t work, then you need to connect to the router via a cable from a laptop or PC. Sign into it’s admin screen and reset the Wifi code from there to whatever you want it to be.

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Terrible wifi?

Compare the WiFi performance to the Ethernet performance. If it still happens, its congestion in the area as prime time is rather popular. If it doesn’t happen, reconfigure the WiFi to use a different channel. In the US, nearly every router uses channel 1, 6, or 11. If you can pick up a lot of […]

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Accessing a VPN server’s internal IPs?

No it would not work. The first thing is that you would need a VPN client running on whatever computer you were using to perform the remote access. This would have to connect to your home public IP address, and then be correctly port forwarded to your home computer, which would probably have to be […]

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Is my netgear wifi router damaged? HELP?

Ethernet is a dedicated interface between your device and the router. WiFi is a shared interface. Not only that, it can be sharing the radio frequencies with other nearby networks. Log on to the router and try changing the wireless channel it is using. WiFi also has a compatibility issue between certain devices with certain […]

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What Internal cable is right for my new router?

That product is *only* a router and doesn’t contain an internet modem. If you are still a VDSL customer, you need to pair it with a VDSL modem, which will accept your VDSL telephone cable and then connect to your new router with a regular network cable. The device you were using previously was a […]

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Is my internet connection bad?

What speed did you sign up for with your ISP? That is your starting place. If you signed up for a 768k / 250k slow (cheap) dsl then your numbers are about right. If you signed up for a 20meg/5meg line then those are bad numbers. Also be sure you check with a WIRED (ethernet) […]

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