Which router shall I buy as Netgear DG832 failed?

  Ted-319069 10:54 16 Mar 2007
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I have no broadband and think it is down to the router (took it around to my Dad's, changed the settings and still couldn't connect).
So what shall I get this time? The PC is old (ethernet connection) and the laptop has a 54mbps internal card but I do have a Netgear brand new 108 mbps external card.
The router always got very hot and my daughter has knocked it off the table several times.
I really want to get a new router as of 10 mins ago as I need my internet "fix"!
I can get to a PCWorld , Argos etc (would usually use Amazon and online companies but am desperate to restore my connection).
i don't want anything that is too complicated to set up.
Phew!! All replies will go to Dad (lofty Cap'n) for obvious reasons! Thanks :)

  JamieC 10:58 16 Mar 2007

Linkysys are pretty good, says my mate.

I've never used one, but my mate's broadband is always on and hasn't gone down for a year, at least.

  Ted-319069 10:59 16 Mar 2007

Thanks any particular one? I was thinking Linksys or D link?

  rick808 11:08 16 Mar 2007

I use - click here=
and have never had a problem

  Pine Man 11:54 16 Mar 2007

I am using a Thomson Speedtouch ST585. Couldn't be easier to install and works perfecly!

  Microdot 14:49 16 Mar 2007

BT 2110 No Problems

Cheers de Art.

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