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How to restart base station from airport utility? I used to be able to do it remotely  I currently use a Mac Pro 10.8.4 and have a time machine for wireless 6.3 (630.34). Sometimes I cannot connect to the internet and use network preferences to diagnose t

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How to restart base station from airport utility? I used to be able to do it remotely

 

I currently use a Mac Pro 10.8.4 and have a time machine for wireless 6.3 (630.34). Sometimes I cannot connect to the internet and use network preferences to diagnose the issue. This results in being told to restart the wireless. The airport utility includes the drop down option of restarting but is not clickable so I can't choose it.

 

With my prior macbook and same time capsule, etc  if i had problems connecting to the internet I would run network diagnostics to help out. This included clicking on the airport utility ---> base station --> restart. This worked most of the time.

 

Bottom line, is there something I am missing in not being able to restart the wi-fi remotely? ]

 

Thanks in advance

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.5.3)

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