Question about Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router
When I connect Modem to Desptop directly Internet works...
When I connect Modem to this router and connect router to the desptop thru wire, Internet doesn't work (for both desptop & laptop)....
When I connect Modem directly to Laptop, internet doesn;t work.
Upto yesterday everythign used to work.... as expected.
what is the problem and would be resolution.
After few tries, I was able to upgrade firmware and it started working.
Thank you so much!......
Posted on Oct 13, 2008
First of all check if the power light is blinking or solid. if it's blinking reset your router.
When your computer is directly connected to the router try checking the IP address by clicking start>run> type cmd then ok. then type ipconfig then hit enter. IP address should be something like 192.168.1.100. not 169.254.xx.xx. if it's the latter reset your router. use a ball point pen or a paper clip. the reset button is a small hole at the back. If the IP address is like the first one i've mentioned. log-in to your router.
launch browser (internet explorer or firefox)
type http://192.168.1.1 or whatever your default gateway is. go to the status tab and check if you are getting a WAN or internet IP address. if not you will see a "release" and "renew" button. hit release then renew. if you're still not getting anything. do a power cycle. turn everything off. connect everything the way they are supposed to be connected. turn on modem first then router then computer.
If everything fails the last options is a firmware update on the router.
Hope this helps. =)
Posted on Oct 11, 2008
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 07, 2017 | Linksys Computers & Internet
Jan 13, 2011 | D-Link DIR-600 Router
Jan 16, 2010 | D-Link AirPlus Xtreme G DI-624 Wireless...
Aug 25, 2009 | Zonet ZSR1114WE 802.11g 54Mbps Wireless...
Jul 13, 2009 | Belkin F5D7230-4 Kit (F5D7230V4SNPDQ)
May 07, 2008 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
Jan 06, 2008 | Trendware TEW-452BRP Wireless Router...
160 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: