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Connect can cable modem and wireless router be used without desk top pc, so that my laptop can be used wireless?

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Have modem connected to desk top. need instructions or manual to connect belkin router to modem to also receive wireless for laptop.


Connect a LAN cable from Belkin to yourlaptop/computer's LAN port, open a browser on your laptop/computer and enterthe Belkin's configuration URL. http://192.168.2.1
The default PW = blank (just press Enter) You can now change the default password.
You can now configure the wireless settings. Now configure the wireless card in your computer/laptop withthe router's wireless settings.
To secure your wireless network from unauthorized access,please click on this link and follow my instructions :- http://www.fixya.com/support/r3559128-wireless_router_security

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Can I use USB Cable direct to laptop from modem? Ethernet cable from modem is connected to router which is connected to desk top PC. OR should I connect a ethernet cable from router to laptop? Type of...


Hi Friend, It depends that whether your router is wireless or wired. If it is a wireless router then there is no need to connect the laptop with the cable, you can use the laptop wirelessly If it is a wired router and as you said that the Desktop is already connected to the router with the cable so in that case you have to get another ethernet cable and can connect it from the router to your laptop

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Trying a add another desk top to an existing Belkin wireless G router at home. Right now there's a desk top and laptop working off this router.Try several times and still can't connect to internet.


Make sure the Belkin wireless is the only device directly connecting to your internet service provider's router/modem. Usually that port is labelled "WAN" or even "Internet". The Belkin should have extra ports/jacks for WIRED connections, right? You then connect the PC into the other remaining ports/jacks on the Belkin (if they're wired) or just use the wireless for the laptop if the laptop has wireless. After getting the wireless going, though, you should lock it down by using WPA encryption key if possible.

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I have 2 desk top computers hooked up to one internet source and they are hooked up to a box which my old linksys router was hooked to. I now have a lynksys wireless router G. i unplugged the internet...


Are you trying to set up the router.
You can do it manually without the CD.
Make sure that your computer is able to go online
through the modem.
If your computer is able to go online through the
modem
Then you need to connect the computer to the
router and the modem to the router.
open the set up page of the router and change the
settings of the router according to the ISP.

Click Here for step by step by instructions

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Linksys router model WRT54GX2 SRX200 drops wireless connection on the laptop and the ethernet connection on the desktop. Connection drops for seconds then reconnects in seconds. By-passing the router and...


read on the router if its broad band , if is not , you will not be able to use it , so my advice to you is get aother linksys router with broad band on it .wish you all the best

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I have a cable connection to the internet and when I hook up the


1. Disconnect the cable from your cable modem and connect it to one of the four on the back of the wireless router.
2 Connect a cable from the back of the cable modem to the LAN port on the wireless router.

3. disconnect the power on the cable modem for about 30 seconds.

4. reconnect the power to the cable modem and wait until the unit boots completely.
all but the activity light should be on.

5 power up the router and wait a few moments.

You should now have access on your computer that you have connected to the router. verify this by going to a web page.

6. on the laptop, open the control panel and then the network connections control panel (this assumes we are working with windows).

7. Highlight the wireless adapter by clicking on it once.

8. To the right of the icon will be a list of links. (assuming windows XP). click the one that says "view available wireless networks". Your router should be in the list. If so, highlight it and click connect at the bottom of the window.

Did this resolve your issue?

Apr 05, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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Wireless Networking With a Linksys Wireless-G WRT54GX Router?


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You seem rather savvy so I won't bore you with frivolous explanation. Essentially ISPs detect the MAC address of whatever device is plugged into their network. In the case of your laptop connected wired to your modem, the MAC address of your wired adapter is what is tied to your ISP account. When you plugged in a router, the MAC address of that router was different than your laptop's wired network adapter and your ISP said "nope, not letting that connect". This is something most ISPs are doing now-a-days.

You can get around this by following these steps:
  1. Plug your PC back into the modem wired
  2. Ensure you have internet connection again
  3. Go to Start -> run and type "cmd" without quotes
  4. Type "ipconfig /release" without the quotes (there is a space in there that needs to be in there)
  5. Disconnect your PC from the modem and plug the router into it
  6. Plug another LAN cable into the router and your laptop
  7. In the same command prompt, type "ipconfig /renew"
If the computer pulls an IP address for the wired ethernet, you should be all set to disconnect the cable from the router and PC and try to connect to it wireless. If it doesn't pull an IP address, you'll need to contact your ISP and inform them that you're having trouble getting your new router to work with your existing network.

You might also consider depressing the reset button located on the back of your Linksys router to set the router to its default configuration. This would clear all previous settings if there were any and might clear up any configuration options you had set when previously using this router.

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Usb adapter


if the router is already set up the usb dongle software will need to be used to connect to the router to allow a connection without the need for a cable as the dongle will see the wireless signal

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Connecting my desktop to the internet


the router will NOT provide an internet connection without the use of the modem. just plugging the pc into the back of the router, without a modem in place, will not work.

my best guess, as to why the laptop works is that you may have a broadband connect card.

May 23, 2008 | Belkin (F5D7230-4-SN) Router

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Wireless connection problem


Hello:

Ok...I am a bit confused. You must have a modem to connect to the internet...whether you are broadband (cable/DSL/wireless), Dial-up or T-1 or higher (TSU/DSU).

This is how it should run once you are sure you have the modem...

Modem....to router...pc to router. If you have no router...then plug ethernet cable from your modem to your NIC card on PC.

You will have to make sure your network card is working (check for flashing green light and one solid green. Then you can goto COntrol panel and run the wizard to connect to the internet...it should work.

What kind of router do you have? Also, what is the model number of your modem?

Let me know if I can help further.

Good luck my friend.

SeekPCRepair

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