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2wire 2700HGV cannot detect wireless Linksys IP camera WVC54GC

I recently upgraded my services and was provided with a 2wire router. The problem is that the 2Wire is unable to detect my Linksys IP camera wireless after installation. I was using a Linksys WRT54G router prior to the upgrade and it works just fine. I have contacted my ISP and was referred to the local vendor for 2Wire and was told that they cannot do anything about it! Do you have any suggestion? Thanks!

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  • a_yunos Nov 22, 2008

    The Linksys IP camera works fine with the 2Wire 2700HGV when its connected with cable but does not work when its detach(suppose to work wireless).


  • Carl Navarro
    Carl Navarro May 11, 2010

    Take a hammer and smash the box and call your ISP again. :-)

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I have the same setup and I can tell its a pain. I chose pain over money, since I'm just a poor guy. I just assigned the Linksys IP camera the available IP address from the 2wire router along with the subnet and gateway, usually gateway.2wire.net. With a little bit of patience 2wire gave up and accepted the settings and even made the Linksys IP cam as a static IP in the address assignment. 2wire sucks, I can't wait to finish my contract with my ISP and go back to where I used to use my linksys router,

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Purchase a different router and return the 2wire to the ISP explaining it is not compatible with your equipment at home. You may need to provide them with the new router's MAC address.

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