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I used to use a DSL based Internet connection (an AirLive WT-2000ARM). Recently I changed my Internet connection and it is now provided through PacketCable. The provider gave a modem for it (Thomson THG570), it has one Ethernet output and works fine. But I would like to take advantage of the wifi router I have.

How can I make the wifi router route through the PacketCable modem? What direction should I move? Sorry, for the possibly dummy question, I tried to figure out how to configure these devices, with no luck yet.. Thanks for your help.

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closed as off topic by EEAA, petrus, John Gardeniers, voretaq7 Nov 16 '12 at 16:59

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Connect the WAN port of the router to the Ethernet port of the modem. The connect your other devices to either the router's wifi or one of its switch ports.

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