Question about Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband Router with SRX200 (LS-WRT54G2)

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Linksys Router i just bought a wireless linksys router so i can play xbox live. i followed all of the steps but i could not configure it. I then realized that my Arris modem is USB but it has an ethernet spot on the back. I have been trying many things to try to make my internet on my computer work and my xbox live at the same time, but either 1 or the other works, not both. Can you please help me.

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  • James2626 Jan 05, 2009

    I looked at this with my friend who is really in to computer stuff and he said that i should change my modem from USB to Ethernet. My modem has a Ethernet spot, but when i plug my router into it and unplug the USB cord, it doesnt connect to the internet.

  • Peter Conway May 11, 2010

    You may need to restart after switching cables. Did you try this?

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It might be asking for a WEP password which is located on the botom of the router

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