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Windows 7: Default Gateway not available, no fix works

22 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 64
Default Gateway not available, no fix works

OK, getting the "default gateway not available" error like everyone else.

However, it ONLY does it on one router, a Belkin F5D8236-4-v3. Every single other wireless connection never has a problem, only this one. I have the IP address set to auto detect.

It's so maddening, I had to buy a 25 foot ethernet cable to walk around the house with.

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22 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Welcome to Windows Seven Forum.

Your router may be experiencing wireless interference from other routers nearby that are also using auto detect.

You could try going into your router settings and change from auto detect to channel 6 or channel 11.

Of course, there is always the possibilty there is a problem with your Belkin router.
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22 Aug 2011   #3

windows 7 Pro x64

Totally agree with seavixen32, make all Routers on different channels for start, and if you use USB stick for computers to catch wireless signal, unplug it and put it back again, the Router should find it again and ask you to add it to it's configuration, it happens with Belkin...
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