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Lost internet connection? Get it back in 5 minutes

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Lose your internet connection? Before calling your internet provider for tech support, try this (in this order):

1. Power down your computer
2. Power down your router (pull the power cord from the back)
3. Power down your cable/DSL modem (pull the power cord)
4. Wait one minute
5. Power up the modem
6. Wait one minute
7. Power up the […] Read more »