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I am not sure where I can find the four to eight digit pin for my linksys model router, as I have tried everything listed under the router itself.


For that press RESET button of your router for 10 seconds then it will automatic restart and reset. then connect router to computer lan port with lan cable. then you can access it with default ip addresshttp;//192.168.1.1 or http://192.168.1.2 Type user as 'admin" and password as "admin" or "1234" or "password" or blank then you can see configuration page of router. Then click on wireless->security then note down the password.It's your password to connect wireless.
Let me know if you need further assistance. thanks for using fixYa.

Sep 18, 2011 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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I wanted to secure my wireless connection how do I do that with the model BEFW11s4?


You need to login to the router homepage by typing: 192.168.1.1 into any internet browser. When it asks for a username and password look at the bottom of the router. Follow the onscreen instructions from there.
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Jul 27, 2011 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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How do i make a password on my wifi conection..my router is linksys BEFW11S4 v.2


First, your router is old, go pickup a new one that supports the G standard, don't worry it will fall back to B standard or better yet get an N standard router. To setup wireless security directly connect a pc via cat5 data cable to one of the switch ports on the router (not the wan) and login to the web innerface, click the wireless tab, now look for the security or encrypted options. Most routers support WPA-2 encryption where you enter a phrase of 2 or 3 words if your router only supports web encryption go buy a new router. Save it, then go to your pc, disconnect, remove the wifi ssid from your managed wireless list refresh and search for the ssid of your wireless signal (name), now connect and the router should challenge you for your WPA pass phrase you setup in the router. Now your wifi ssid is secure and all connections will require the passphrase.

Aug 28, 2010 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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How can I make my wireless connection secure


go on your network go to "192.168.1.1"

just type it into your web browser.
It will take you to a setup page and thats where you can control everything. Be careful you can really screw things up in there.
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http://homesupport.cisco.com/en-us/wireless/lbc/BEFW11S4?referrer=www.linksysbycisco.com

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I have a linksys befw11s4 router, i dont have a install disk, the router works, i just need to set up and secure my network, how do i do that?


You can secure your wireless network wit WEP or WAP code.
For that Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link.
http://192.168.0.1
or
http://192.168.1.1
If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it.
Then it ask for user name and password.
Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or "1234" blank.
Then you can see configuration page of router.
If you are not able to access router then RESET it .You can RESET it with reset button it is in back side of router press it for 10 seconds then all settings goes to defaults then you can access it with above link.
Click on wireless settings then enable WEP Security then add WEP code .It is your password to connect wi fi.Then save settings and restart router.
Then you can connect your wi fi network with that code.
Let me know if you need further assistance.
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Mar 16, 2010 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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Linksys BEFW11s4 Wireless Router Security Issues


Try changing the router's channel (play around with 1, 6 and 11) and see if it works.

Jun 28, 2009 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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How do I secure my wireless


If its unsecured that means someone close to you can connect to your network..possibly slowing down your connection..,it took me a few times to get it running correctly...

Oct 27, 2008 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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Again


Did you get my other reply?... about disabling you wireless care and har wiring your computer to YOUR linksys? I posted it this afternoon.

Mar 11, 2008 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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Problem with linksys router


You won't be able to get into the internet until you configure your router - hence the security screen. Go to the Linksys book (or "quick start) that came with it should have given you the router's address and password (for instance http://43.221.16.55.and linksys. It'll also give you password instructions for when the security screen comes up. ) Once you're into your router's configuration page. You should be able to follow the steps and then you'll be home free. Good Luck or get back to me.

Mar 09, 2008 | Linksys BEFW11S4 802.11b Wireless...

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New notebook on wireless network


Your IT guy turned broadcasting off. There is a reset button on the back of your router. Use a pin to hold the button down for a few seconds then plug back into the router with a hard wire to your computer.

Open a web browser on your computer and go to 192.168.0.1.

It'll ask you for a user name and password.

User: admin

Password:password

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