Connection problems to netgear router RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have windows vista and I can't hook up to my moms netgear router..  What can I get to get connection???

    Sunday, February 10, 2008 6:31 PM


  • Hello,


    Thank you for posting!


    If you need a general instruction to set a DSL or cable connection for your Windows Vista-based computer, please refer to the following page:




    If you encountered some problem in using Netgear router just with Windows Vista system, please refer to the compatibility page provide by Netgear:




    Besides, to get the information of specific model of Netgear router, you can type the model of the router into the search bar at the top right corner, select manual and perform a search. The manual may be helpful in dealing with common setting issues.


    Hope it helps!


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    Lionel Chen

    Microsoft Online Community Support


    Tuesday, February 12, 2008 3:21 AM