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not able to communicate with the router

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what i did was i shared my internet in my other computers and i had to change the ip of the router from 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.0.254 and now i am not able to hit the router no more i type 192.168.0.254 and the router dosent comeup no more what could this be
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what is the ip of your computer (is it on the same subnet as the router).

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i have 4 computers in my network and one of the computers has an sprint card and i am sharing this sprint internet threw the whole network
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Also on some routers I find they stop functioning after you change the IP until you power them off/unplug them for 10-20 seconds and then plug them back in. I find this especially true of D-link and a few of the Linksys. Give it a try if you IP is OK.

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the router is DHCP enabled
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Thank you mrakaj,
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