v2.1, July 2007
This chapter provides information about troubleshooting your RangeMax NEXT Wireless Router
WNR834B. After each problem description, instructions are provided to help you diagnose and
solve the problem. As a first step, please review the Quick Tips.
This chapter includes:
•Troubleshooting Quick Tips
•Troubleshooting Basic Functions
•Troubleshooting the Web Configuration Interface
•Troubleshooting the Internet Connection
•Troubleshooting a Network Using a Ping Utility
•Problems with Date and Time
•Solving Wireless Connection Problems
•Restoring the Default Configuration and Password
Troubleshooting Quick Tips
This section describes tips for troubleshooting some common problems:
Be sure to restart your network in this sequence.
1. Turn off and unplug the modem.
2. Turn off the wireless router and computers.
3. Plug in the modem and turn it on. Wait 2 minutes.
4. Turn on the wireless router and wait 1 minute.
Tip: NETGEAR provides helpful articles, documentation, and the latest software
updates at http://kbserver.netgear.com/products/WNR834B.asp.