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Connecting the High Speed Modem

image file Modem Diagram. Cable 1, the LINE cable is plugged into the LINE port, the leftmost port on the modem, and into the bottom port of a network wall plate. Cable 2, the Ethernet cable into the LAN port, fourth port from the left on the modem, and into a computer. Cable 3, the Power cable is plugged into the POWER port, the rightmost port on the modem, and into the top socket of an outlet.

 

 

 

Connect the modem as shown in the diagram above. 

Cable 1 (LINE) – Ensure BOTH ENDS are connected, as above – cable is provided by ResNet 

Cable 2 (LAN) Ethernet Cable – Ensure BOTH ENDS are connected, as – cable provided by student 

Cable 3 (POWER) – Ensure BOTH are connected, as above – cable is provide by ResNet 

 

  1. Click Start; Click Control Panel 
  2. Select Switch to Classic view (if not already selected) 
  3. Double Click Network Connection 
  4. Right Click Local Area Connection
  5. If you see Enable - Click Enable
  6. If you see Disable - Click Disable, right click again, click Enable -connection should now be active. If not, unplug each cable, one at a time, then plug back in.
  1. Click Start; Click Control Panel 
  2. Select Classic view (if not already selected) 
  3. Double Click Network and Sharing Center
  4. Click Manage network connections 
  5. Right Click Local Area Connection
  6. If you see Enable - Click Enable
  7. If you see Disable - Click Disable, right click again, click Enable - connection should now be active. If not, unplug each cable, one at a time, then plug back in. 
  1. Click Start; Click Control Panel 
  2. Select Classic view (if not already selected) 
  3. Double Click Network and Sharing Center 
  4. Click Change adapter setting 
  5. Right Click Local Area Connection
  6. If you see Enable - Click Enable. 
  7. If you see Disable - Click Disable, right click again, click Enable
  8. Connection should now be active if not, unplug each cable, one at a time, then plug back in
  1. Click Apple menu > System Preferences > Network 
  2. Click arrow to the right of Show menu; select Network Port Configuration 
  3. Ensure Built-in Ethernet is checked; Drag Built-in Ethernet to the top of the list; Click Apply Now 
  4. Click the arrow to the right of Show; Select Built-in Ethernet (Built-in Ethernet should be visible in Show field) 
  5. Click TCP/IP tab 
  6. Click the arrow to the right of Configure IPv4; Choose Using DHCP; Click Apply Now
  7. Click Renew DHCP Lease - connection should now be active – if not, unplug each cable, one at a time, then plug back in. 

ResNet still does not work? - Follow the complete instructions as per your Operating System at Connecting from Residence (ResNet) page.