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Clik on this 2 likns
http://192.168.1.1
or http://192.168.0.1
it is likn for access to router defaults.
then it propmts for username :"admin"
and password is "admin"or blank.
then go to security then u see encryption key reset it ,then save settings and restrt the router to take effects.

Posted on Feb 12, 2009

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Wireless security


I think you should upgrade the firmware on your router.
After upgrading the firmware reset the router and reconfigure it manually.
I will also suggest you to create a new wireless network and use security modem WPA.
Try to connect to the new wireless network and see if that works.

See linksys router setup

Watch : How to reset Linksys router.



Jan 25, 2012 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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Wireless Network Reset and Setup - Linksys


If you are unable to connect your laptop wireless to your Linksys wireless access point/router, the easiest and fastest way to get going is to reset your router to the factory defaults. This will make your router work like the day you bought it.

There are 2 steps involved Reset your router, Setup/Secure a new router

Reset your router:

  • Unplug your DSL/Cable modem from power (not your access point/router) Leave this unplugged for now


Next
  • On the rear of your Linksys router you will find a small RESET button
  • With the power still on the router, Press and hold (with a pin/pen tip) the RESET button for 30 seconds.
  • Release the RESET button a wait 15 seconds for the router to reboot


almost done....
  • Unplug your Linksys router from power
  • Plug your DSL/Cable modem back in to power
  • Wait 1 minute for the modem to boot up
  • Be sure the ethernet (cat5) cable from your modem is securely plugged into the WAN port on the back of your Linksys router. This is usually labeled WAN or Internet above the jack
  • Plug your Linksys router back into power.


You will now be able to connect to the internet with your wireless device. I would advise that you follow the next steps in securing your wireless network.


Setup/Secure a new router

Log into your router
  • Type 192.168.1.1 into your web browser and hit enter
  • In the login fields (case sensitive):
  • Username: leave_this_field_blank
  • Password: admin
  • Click OK


Once in the web interface for your router
  • Click Wireless tab - Basic Wireless Settings
  • Find the Wireless Network Name (SSID) field
  • change this to your new network name (this is the name you will see when you connect through your wireless device)
  • Find the Wireless Channel field
  • Change this from 6 (default) to 1 or 11

  • Click on Wireless Security
  • Find the Security Mode field
  • Choose WPA2 - Personal
  • WPA Algorithm choose AES
  • WPA Shared Key type in your new password you will use to connect to your network

Click Save Changes and your router will now reboot. You will now need to enter in that same password (WPA Shared Key) when you first connect with your laptop to your wireless network


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on Mar 12, 2011 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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Change access code on linksys wrt100


Are you speaking about router about router log in password or Wireless network password.

If you want to change the router log in password then you can go to Administration tab and change the log in password for router setup page.
IF you want to change the wireless network security key WEP / WPA then you can change the wireless settings.

Dec 13, 2011 | Linksys RangePlus WRT100 Wireless Router

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I have a linksys wireless G broadband router and have lost the security code to enter on the other laptops in our house. Can you help?


Hi.

The only solution is to reset your router to the factory defaults.

To do this, use an unfolded metal paper clip and push it in the small hole near the power connection for 5 seconds while your router in powered on.

This procedure will erase all passwords and security settings.

Make sure you re-enter a new password and setup wireless security after reset.

To enter your router config. Open your web browser and type 192.168.1.1 After a reset left the user name or login blank and the password is: admin.

Then you will be able to set your new security key.

Feb 08, 2011 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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Lost security code for wireless linksys router


Hi alockklock2,

If you want to obtain the password or security on your router you need to access the Wireless Settings Page. To access the router page you need a working computer that is connected to the router. To access the router page just open a browser then type 192.168.1.1, the Default username is blank and the password is admin. Go to the Wireless Tab select Wireless Security under the Security Mode you will see there Network Key or Passphrase. The Network Key serves as a password or security code on your network to make it secure.

You can also reset the router to its factory state but you need to keep in mind that all settings will be back to its default settings. To reset the router press and hold the small reset button at the back of the router using a Pen or a Paper Clip for 15-30 seconds.

If this works dont forget to say thanks. Thanks for using Fixya.

Feb 05, 2011 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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I need the security code for my Wireless-G Broadband Router Model No. WRT54G


The security code can be reset to factor defualt by pressing and holding the rest button for 5 seconds on the back of the router and waiting for the lights to stop flashing. password will reset to Admin.

Oct 24, 2010 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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I cannot access the linksys router even when I type 192.168.1.1 I am trying to reset the security settings to change it from its existing set up to setting up a secured signal that requires a security...


Reset the router by pressing the reset button for 5 seconds and reconfigure it. The firmware might need to be reset... Then access the router's GUI by typing the default gateway 192.168.1.1

Sep 20, 2010 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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My WRT300N Linksys router shows all lights, I've hit the reset button onece, but I can not get online without plugging the cable directly into my computer.


Since you hit the reset button on the router, it will go back to default settings.

By default, the SSID is linksys and the wireless security is disabled.

So on the wireless network connections on your computer, you should see linksys and then just connect to it.

However, it is advisable to change the default SSID and to enable the wireless security.

Follow this link to change the SSID.
Follow this link to enable wireless security.

Good luck!

Dec 30, 2009 | Linksys WRT300N Wireless Router

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Trying to locate my wep code for linksys


Sir, you are the one who's going to make the wep code or password. To view this, go to the configuration screen of your router then wireless tab and under it click wireless security.

Oct 01, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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Reset the security code for the router


theres a reset botton at the back of it. use pin to reset it

Dec 06, 2008 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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