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XBOX 360 not connected to wireless connection on Linskys WAG54G2

We have Linskys wireless modem router with security of mac address filtering. The PSP, WII and laptop and DS all connected once I had entered the mac address in to the router, the Xbox 360 sees the SSID but fails to connect. I have tried wired ethernet but this fails on finding a IP address, I have moved the Xbox next to the router to eliminate any wireless distance issues, I have double checked the mac address is entered correctly. I used the mac address from the dashboard. I have tried port forwading still no joy. A friend tried the Xbox and wireless network connection at his place all worked find. Linksys say there modem is configured correctly, I am running out of ideas. Any assistance would be great.

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  • kevin_herrin Jan 06, 2009

    Where would the wireless mac address be, I have used the one from the xbox360 dashboard and the one on the back of the wireless network adaptor?

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You should enter the "Wireless MAC Address" of the XBOX and not just the "MAC Address". You can see it on the system info of the XBOX settings.

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