Help with wireless router

  kev_t1982 11:28 10 Jan 2007


I have just bought a Sweex nitro 140 xm router (see click here) but can't get it going. Maybe i'm being stupid but i thought the UTP cable would come out of the back, into asdl filter and then into the phone socket. There is no dsl port on the back though, only onn socket marked WAN and 4 marked for LAN. Does this mean i also need to buy a seperate modem? The current modem is a speed touch USB but there is no USB port on the router.

Any help much appreciated!!


  daxian 13:58 10 Jan 2007

hi kev ....
the router you have is for cable use (ntl and the like )dsl.
and from the sound of things you are on adsl,which connects through the phone line.
not compatible ,send it back........Dave.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

WPA2 hack: How secure is your Wi-Fi?

Microsoft Surface Book 2 hands-on review – bigger and 5x faster

Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

Que faire si son iPhone ou iPad est tombé dans de l'eau ?