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5th April 2010, 20:06
Anyone got a wireless router suitable for virgin media knocking about? Prefer uk to keep postage down.

6th April 2010, 14:30
I've got a D-link wireless router that works with a cable modem if that's any good to you?
I'll get the model number when I get home.

6th April 2010, 15:24
it may well be, cheers

6th April 2010, 16:06
I've also got a Belkin 54g wireless router if the D-Link one from Ruud proves unsuitable; I'm on Virgin and it works 100%.

I'll get the model number for you this evening.

Edit: It's a Belkin F5D7230-4

6th April 2010, 19:36
cheers merlin, but thats the one i had and I have had loads of problems with it dropping out - so I'll pass on that kind sir, but thank you for looking for me

6th April 2010, 20:24
No worries; just for the record, I've not had signal dropout issues with my Belkin.

6th April 2010, 20:45
mine has me pulling my hair out, regularly goes off, just get an orange flashing power light, reset it only for it to happen again 5-10 min later! read every forum post i can find on it - but I give up.

6th April 2010, 20:55
What firmware version is on it? Have you tried the "Update Firmware" option in the menu to find the latest version?

6th April 2010, 20:58
i have, tried different channels, downloaded a tool to show what other channels my neighbours were on to make sure it wasnt that, tried different security settings. gave up on it a while back - but just got a ps3 and wanted to have wireless again.

7th April 2010, 23:01
Right, I've dug it out of the loft :)
It's a D-Link DI-624+ AirPlus G+ 802.11g/2.4Ghz Wireless Router. Should work with either a DSL or Cable modem afair.

8th April 2010, 09:55
feel a bit guilty now ruud, i put a cheeky bid on one on ebay last night and got it for a couple of quid! so i appologise profusely for putting you to the trouble of digging it out! sorry :oops:

So i have found one and the thread can be closed please mods

8th April 2010, 10:31
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