Connect to internet via Sitecom WL127 modem router

  ezeman67 20:54 05 May 2008
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Hi, can somebody please help me. I recently bought the above product and I am having great difficulty in connectiong to AOL with it. The unit is clearly working okay and I have set it up correctly via 192.168.0.1. However connection to AOL is a big problem, Any help would be gratefully received. Thanks.

  Ditch999 09:52 06 May 2008

This should explain it. click here

  Ditch999 09:57 06 May 2008

And the official AOL version click here Note that the MTU settings appear to be back to 1400 but your router may be set to automatic which I would leave it at unless you have problems.

  ezeman67 21:08 06 May 2008

Hi There Ditch, thanks for your help thus far. I followed the instructions and it almost wants to connect to AOL, however I am now receiving an error on AOL which reads, 47-DUN-0678 0x8410101E. When attempting to connect via AOL, it does not get past part one of the initializing process. Any more ideas. Because this item is a modem router, I am trying to connect to the internet via this modem.

  Ditch999 21:10 06 May 2008

Do you by any chance have another modem or router connected to your phone line? You can only have one per phone line.

  ezeman67 19:28 07 May 2008

HI Ditch, no there is not another modem connected. All I have done is take the DSL cable from the back of the AOL modem and put it in the new one. I have also disconnected the AOL USB cable from the back of the PC when I try to load through the new modem.
Obviously, I have to reconnect through my AOL modem etc in order to have this conversation.

  Ditch999 19:59 07 May 2008

If you are using IE go to Tools > Options > Connections and make sure never dial a connection is selected. You can also go to LAN settings and try ticking Automatically detect settings.

  phoenix42 20:22 07 May 2008

Hi ezeman67, just wondered if you are attempting to connect via usb.. You say you are using a modem router ,why not via Ethernet ?? Just a thought

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