Question about Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
I have installed my wireless router, set security settings, entered the encryption key, and then I'm able to wirelessly connect to the internet (via laptop) for approximately 1-3 days. Then, the wireless internet access is lost. When I go into the Easy Link Advisor and check my settings, the SSID has changed, the security settings are gone, and the encryption key shows a new set of numbers/letters. Why is the SSID changing on its own? To troubleshoot this, I have entered my IP address in the web browser and changed my SSID back to the correct name; however, nothing seems to fix the problem.
Thank you for the helpful advice. My previous router (same model) was struck by lightening, and I replaced it with this one. However, I never had this problem with the prior router. I have called Linksys tech support number several times and was disconnected and then left on hold for a ridiculous amount of time. I like the idea of asking for a replacement since I have my receipt and original box. Thanks again!
Posted on Oct 23, 2008
well i saw the problem u r facing
and the only soution for it is the upgradation of the firmware ....
i was facing the same one on my router and it got corrected ....
otherwise u can call the customer care no of the the routers company and they will give u the replacement
Posted on Oct 23, 2008
a 6ya expert 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 repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 11, 2010 | Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Router...
Jul 23, 2010 | Dynamode (R-ADSL-C4-W) Wireless Router
Nov 14, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router
Oct 09, 2009 | Arris WA840G 802.11g/b (49832000100)...
Oct 05, 2009 | D-Link 802.11g Wireless Router WBR-1310...
Oct 02, 2009 | 2wire (1000-400108-001) Router
Sep 18, 2009 | SMC (SMCWBR14-G2) Router
Jul 10, 2009 | D-Link RangeBooster G WBR-2310 Wireless...
Apr 08, 2009 | SMC Barricade 7004VWBR Wireless Router
Dec 03, 2008 | Edimax 4 Port Wireless AP Broadband Router...
1,023 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!