06.23 2005

How to fix the network

how to fix our hodgepodge wireless network that crashes more often than it’s up:

unplug EVERYTHING. (2 upstairs front room routers, 1 upstairs backroom router, and 1 router in the store downstairs AND the cable modem)

Only unplug the electricity, not the ethernet cables.

On the NON-wireless router in the front room, hold in the reset button for a full 30 seconds (one mississipi..ect..) then plug that router back in.
you don’t need to touch the reset button on any of the other 3 routers!!!!! that’s probably the most important part. anyway after about 30 seconds plug in the wireless router next to it (#2). Then go downstairs and plug back in that router (that