Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


5 posts

Wannabe Geek


Topic # 29502 9-Jan-2009 15:24
Send private message

Hi

 I have set up the wireless connection but there is no contact beween the modem and router.  I have tried everything.  I am using a linksys WRT54G2 which i have been told that will run with Telsra.

Can anyone help please.

Create new topic
46 posts

Geek


  Reply # 188420 9-Jan-2009 17:11
Send private message

I have a wrt54g and use it as a NAT wifi router with cable, works fine.

happy to help with your setup.....

ADSL or cable??

75 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 188423 9-Jan-2009 17:17
Send private message

My suggestion is try and isolate the problem first

1. Plug a cable directly from your modem into your computer, hopefully this works and it will conform that its your router that has the issue.

2. If the above works, then try a cable to your modem and then another cable from your router to your computer, this will confirm that the router is working correctly.

3. This should confirm if your problem is wireless related or its a probem with your modem or router.

4. try doing a complete reset, I had the same frustrating problem and this appeared to work.



5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 188451 9-Jan-2009 19:53
Send private message

Cable



5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 188453 9-Jan-2009 19:57
Send private message

H



5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 188457 9-Jan-2009 20:08
Send private message

have done all this and tested it with the software installed.   I am running Vista is there a issue with this?


When pluged into the desk top I can get the net.  Its a new router (could it be faulty?)

There is a connection beween the router and desk top, when pinged.


2043 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 337

Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 188461 9-Jan-2009 20:35
Send private message

And you configured the router's WAN interface with the TCL supplied IP address, gateway and DNS server addresses?




Ross

 

Spark FibreMAX using Mikrotik CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+

 


Speed Test


507 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 31


  Reply # 188970 12-Jan-2009 13:43
Send private message

Hi,

Are you a member of Telsta or clear? Afaik they make you choose which one when you first join Telstraclear.

When i reconfigured my network the data they gave me first time around wouldnt work and i had some new data(i think it was  different DNS server) to enter relating to being a "clear" customer. Ring them and double check.

Go into your router setup and make sure you have it set as a "static" connection, and enter the details in there.

Do you get a connection connecting via ethernet cable into the router?




 


The force is strong with this one!

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.