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    • C_Ronaldo
    • By C_Ronaldo 8th May 08, 5:20 PM
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    Setting up a sky router from cd
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    • 8th May 08, 5:20 PM
    Setting up a sky router from cd 8th May 08 at 5:20 PM
    A family member of mine is trying to setup her sky router from cd but shes told me shes having problems, im not sure what problems but does she need to use the cd, has anyone set the router up and got it working, ive found a site which may help, ill consult the site and post back if ive got any problems
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    • fermi
    • By fermi 8th May 08, 5:30 PM
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    No need for the CD. I didn't use it.

    Sky Router Setup/Configuration
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    • C_Ronaldo
    • By C_Ronaldo 8th May 08, 5:34 PM
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    Did wonder, thanks, ill run her through it tonight
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    In *theory* it should work pretty much out of the box. Even the ADSL username/password are normally preloaded with Sky.

    It's only when you need to change the default config that there is much to do.
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    • C_Ronaldo
    • By C_Ronaldo 8th May 08, 6:19 PM
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    Just spoken to her and she couldnt access the internet but she uninstalled zonealarm and she can now access the internet, do you ahve to use theyre router
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    • 8th May 08, 7:22 PM
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    • 8th May 08, 7:22 PM
    I just got new sky internet when i plugged it in zone alarm came up saying new network make sure its allowed in. The cd is just a installation guide.
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    • By geewhiz 8th May 08, 7:58 PM
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    • 8th May 08, 7:58 PM
    Just spoken to her and she couldnt access the internet but she uninstalled zonealarm and she can now access the internet, do you ahve to use theyre router
    Originally posted by C_Ronaldo
    You don't have to use it but it's a great router and not cheap so makes sense to use it
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