Chapter 6 troubleshooting, No lights are lit on the access point, Chapter 6 – NETGEAR ME103 User Manual

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August 2003

Chapter 6


This chapter provides information about troubleshooting your ME103 802.11b ProSafe Wireless
Access Point. After each problem description, instructions are given to help you diagnose and
solve the problem. For the common problems listed, go to the section indicated.

Is the ME103 on?

Have I connected the wireless access point correctly?

Go to

“Installing the ME103 802.11b ProSafe Wireless Access Point” on page 3-5


I cannot remember the wireless access point’s configuration password.

Go to

“Changing the Administrator Password” on page 4-10


If you have trouble setting up your ME103, check the tips below.

No lights are lit on the access point.

It takes a few seconds for the power indicator to light up. Wait a minute and check the
power light status on the access point.

If the access point has no power.

Make sure the power cord is connected to the access point.

Make sure the power adapter is connected to a functioning power outlet. If it is in a power
strip, make sure the power strip is turned on. If it is plugged directly into the wall, verify that it
is not a switched outlet.

Make sure you are using the correct NETGEAR power adapter supplied with your access


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