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Setup linksys wrt54g2 broadband router with prolink h9200 modem

I have problem setup linksys wrt54g2 with my existing prolink h9200 modem/router.
the modem/router has a lan interface to connect to a LAN or single PC.
i try to install but didn't work. i connect the wrt54g2 internet to the modem/router LAN interface, but didn't worked.
what's the problem.


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You probably will need to make some configuration changes in the Linksys router, or in your computer, or both. Your are correct that you connect the Linksys WAN connection to the LAN connection of the modem. If your connection type is PPPOE, you will need to set that up in the Linksys with the username and password provided by your ISP, so the modem will allow you to login and connect to the internet. If that is how you were connecting to the modem with your computer, you will need to configure a new LAN connection in the computer in order to connect to the Linksys. You can then configure the Linksys through your web browser to connect to the modem.


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I am using 3g wireless router buyed from wifi digisol company. can anyone please help me to tell is this product is right for internet communication. for more details related to this product visit htt


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Using 3g wireless Linksys Routers is best router you use for inter net connection,

For customers using the AT&T 3G MicroCell and a Linksys / Cisco router model WRT54G2 or equivalent, the following settings should be made to the router.

NOTE: Changing the broadband router / modem / gateway settings may cause other applications to stop working, and / or change the broadband router security settings for outbound data transmissions. Please see the router / modem / gateway instruction manual for more detailed information.

Procedure
1.Open Internet Explorer and navigate to the router setup page at http://192.168.1.1

2.Enter the User name and Password, click OK



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3.Verify the following settings:

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Select the Security tab, verify IPSec Pass through is set to Enable




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5.Click Save Settings




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Show me how to connect linksys wireless


Hi

The Router configuration is not that much difficult, only few thing you have sure,
1) Correct ADSL Connection User name & password,
2) Chose unique ip address in All host.

Follow the mention bellow instruction to configure and connect to Wifi Router,

  • Plug the network cable ( Mine was Blue ) which comes with the Router Box pack to your computer. The other end goes into any of the Router Ethernet Port ( 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 )
  • Now type in 192.168.1.1 in IE or Firefox or any browser. You will prompted for password which is admin. You must be logged into Linksys Router.
  • Now since your ADSL modem is also having the same IP , we will change the IP address for WRT54G2 Router to 192.168.5.1
  • Under Setup >Basic Setup look for Network Setup and Change Router IP. Change to 192.168.5.1 and Save changes.
  • Since the IP has changed you will need to close the Browser.
  • Sometimes the IP doesnt change automatically. Do a IPCONFIG / RELEASE and then IPCONFIG / Renew

Making WRT54G2 Router talk to ADSL broadband modem
  • Plugin the Ethernet cable which comes from the Modem into the port on Wrt54g2 router which says Internet.
  • Open Internet Explorer and Type in 192.168.5.1.
  • Type in same password ( admin )
  • You will be in Setup > Basic Setup
  • Take a look at Section , Internet Setup. The current selection should be Automatic Configuration DHCP. Select Static IP instead.
  • Add following details to it. In the first step we backed up All the IP configuration. Use them here
Internet IP Address: . . .
Subnet Mask: . . .
Gateway: . . .
Static DNS 1: . . .
Static DNS 2: . . .
Static DNS 3:

ADSL Modem Settings to Wrt54g2 Router

  • Once Done just save changes and you should be back at same page.
  • Now try to connect any application which talks to internet. You should be able to connect
Configuring for Wireless Connection :Now once your Router is talking with Modem, it is pretty easy to connect on Wireless. The only thing we need to setup here is Security. Lets get WIFI
  • Get to the Lynksys page again. Do all login and regualr stuff.
  • Now look for menu Wireless, click on it. You should land on Basic Wireless Settings.

Basic Wireless Settings

  • Select wireless configuration to Manual .
  • Wireless network mode to Mixed.
  • Give a Wireless Network Name (SSID), make sure its unique.
  • Make Wireless channel selection 11 ( 11 - 2.463 GHZ)
  • Select Wireless SSID Broadcast to Enable
  • Save Settings and you will be back at the same page with changes you made.
Now Lets secure the Router :
  • Go to Wireless Security on the same page.
  • You will need to configure here Security Mode : WPA Personal, WPA Algorithms: TKIP
  • WPA Shared Key is what you will need when you connect to your router without wire. This key does the authentication and keep unwanted people away. Add 8 digit alphanumeric key.
  • As suggested in comments, there is a new mode which you can use : WPA2 with AES
  • Save changes.Just make sure you save that key to a notepad or remember it.

Wrt54g2 wireless security

  • Now last step, Move to next menu Security > Firewall .
  • Uncheck Block Anonymous Internet Requests .
  • Save Settings.

Wrt54g2 firewall settings

  • Remove the blue cable which you had connected with Router.
That's it. Now just turn on your WIFI and Search for the router. The name should be visible. Click to connect. At this stage it will ask you for the Password or Shared Key which we configures just above. It will connect and you will be able to connect to Internet.
That's all Folks. This is how you connect WRT54G2 Linksys router with Adsl Broadband Modem. If you have any questions feel free to comment.

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I need to figure out how to re-set my Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless0G Broadband Router With SRX200


This article will guide you how to change the router's password and reset it to factory default.
NOTE: Accessing the router's web-based setup page requires a password. The default password of a Linksys router is "admin". For security purposes, it is recommended to change default password.
Changing the Router's Password
Resetting the Linksys Router to Factory Default
Resetting the Router Using the Web-Based Setup Page.


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Nov 02, 2010 | Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband...

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I DONT HAVE A SETUP CD AND I DONT KNOW HOW TO INSTALL MY ROUTER CURRENTLY AM USING MODEM


Very simple, follow the steps.
1. Power on your router (Linksys)
2. Coonect router to your PC using Ethernet/LAN port
3. connect router and modem using Internet/WAN port
4. open internet explorer in ur pc, type 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1 in address bar. press enter
5. ask password and username : admin/admin (all small letters)
6. if u have broadband connection, select PPoE and enter ur ISP account name & passowrd.

just save settings, restart the router and its done.

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Sep 24, 2010 | Linksys WRT54G2 Wireless Router

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My linksys srx200 doesnt seem to be responding to my laptop when


Try to reconfigure the printserver using the setup CD that came with it. Normally that will fix the problem. Make sure the driver of your Printer is installed first before running the printserver setup.

Jun 13, 2009 | Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband...

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Trying to install Linksys wrt54gx2 srx200 on my vista computer


who is your broadband provider? Is this cable or DSL connection? Setting up the router is done via http://192.168.1.1. Leave username blank, password is admin. If you have Cable ISP, then make sure you have "Automatic Configuration-DHCP" selected and MAC address Clone is enabled on Setup > MAC address Clone (click Clone, and Apply). If it's a DSL connection and your broadband provider gave you a username and password, select "PPPoE" for Internet Connecton Type, and enter in your DSL username and password. Next verify if your modem is communicating with the router by going to the Status page and by verifying that you have an Internet IP address. If none, wait for a few minutes and power cycle your modem and router.

Dec 11, 2008 | Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband...

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Installed WRT54G2 With ATT Motorola DSL and cannect to internet. dsl worked fine before installing the Modem had AT&T recheck the dsl and was configeration correct was advised that my problem in...


hi there ...

your isp is at&t? please verify the ip address straight to the modem if its is 192.168.1.1 and if your modem from your isp is set to DHCP or BRIDGE mode.

IF IP address is 192.168.1.1 (DHCP)
... change the LAN IP address of the router to 192.168.2.1 or 5.1 to prevent any IP conflict
by doing this :

1. access setup page of router usually 192.168.1.1
2. under setup tab look for the ip address, change it, then save
3. click on the status tab , and look for a VALID ip address

IF MODEM is set to BRIDGE mode
.... please ask username and password from your ISP coz we would need to set your router to PPOE...
1. access setup page
2. under setup tab look for INTERNET CONNECTION TYPE
3. select PPPoE
fill in username and password
select "keep"alive
save
4. click on status tab
look for LOG in TYPe ===> click CONNECT
if connected : check a valid IP address
if authentication failed verify again your username and password from your ISP

Goodluck!


Aug 07, 2008 | Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband...

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Cannot connect to the internet with my laptop


To connect to the router wirelessly using a Windows XP, right click on the wireless network connection icon on the lower right corner of the screen and choose view available wireless networks. Select your existing network and click on the connect button. If you are using Vista, go to network and sharing center of your control panel then select connect to a network. If you still having problems, please provide details of the problem like your Internet service provider and if there are already other computers online with your WRT54G2.

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Need tech advice


No and why doesn't your internet provider... provide a cable modem?? Did you just ask them to enable broadband internet service? So now you'll have to provide your own cable modem.

If what you say is correct you need a cable modem like a motorola surfboard from BestBuy.... then the cable modem plugs into your Linksys router and your PC's plug into the linksys router also.

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?skuId=8229044&st=motorola+surfboard&lp=1&type=product&cp=1&id=1168043113583

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