Frank Cox wrote: > On Thu, 18 Jun 2009 14:40:57 -0700 > Gerhard Magnus wrote: > > >> DSL modem --> Linksys router --> D-Link router --> wireless netbook >> > > It just occurs to me that your problem may be the network cable that you have > connecting the two routers. You need a "crossover" ethernet cable there, not a > standard ethernet cable. If you use a regular cable, the routers won't be able > to see each other. > > In reading what the OP wrote...he indicated that he was able to access the configuration menus of both the D-Link and the Linksys from the netbook, so a cable problem can be discounted....and he even said exactly that. :-) :-) FWIW, most modern equipment are able to detect what type of cable/connection has been made and will "auto configure" making crossover cables unnecessary. -- Alaska: A prelude to "No."
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