Networking & Wireless forum

General discussion

Wifi in my D-Link DI-514 Router stopped working....HELP

by raghav1719 / August 15, 2009 5:19 AM PDT

Hello,

I have a D-Link DI-514 wireless router and I've been using it from past one year, i connect my laptop and Mobile through Wifi with my PC(windows XP), it has been working fine till now, all of a sudden fron last night my Laptop and Mobile are unable to detect the wifi signals(provided, internet on PC is working fine), i tried all possible trouble shooting steps but, none worked for me....can you please suggest me what possibly might have gone wrong, and what am i supposed to do, to make my wifi router working again.

Thanks in advance.

Post a reply
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Wifi in my D-Link DI-514 Router stopped working....HELP
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Wifi in my D-Link DI-514 Router stopped working....HELP
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Try one thing.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 15, 2009 5:21 AM PDT

Turn the wifi off and on in the router. Now be sure the security is set to WPA and you broadcast a single SSID.

I've found that helps if it's the usual issue. If not, try another router.

Collapse -
Tried changing securities...
by raghav1719 / August 15, 2009 5:27 AM PDT
In reply to: Try one thing.

I tried selecting all types of securities(WEP,WPA,..) available in the drop down, but none worked.
How can i check, if my wifi is working or not ?
can u please suggest me....

Collapse -
You just did.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 15, 2009 7:37 AM PDT

The next test requires another router.

Collapse -
Did you . . .
by Coryphaeus / August 15, 2009 10:02 PM PDT

turn the wireless off, then on? Are you broadcasting SSID?

Try power cycling the router. Turn it off for 30 seconds, then back on. If no joy, it's time for a new router.

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Help 47,885 discussions
icon
Computer Newbies 10,322 discussions
icon
iPhones, iPods, & iPads 3,188 discussions
icon
Security 30,333 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 20,177 discussions
icon
HDTV Picture Setting 1,932 discussions
icon
Phones 15,713 discussions
icon
Windows 7 6,210 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 14,510 discussions

Big stars on small screens

Smosh tells CNET what it took to make it big online

Internet sensations Ian Hecox and Anthony Padilla discuss how YouTube has changed and why among all their goals, "real TV" isn't an ambition.