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Linksys(cisco) wrt160n router to linksys(cisco) wusb600n wireless

PLEASE HELP!!!!!!
*connection drops out every 5-10 minutes

PC Setup #1 - Dell with new Linksys WRT160n router
PC Setup #2 - Gateway with new Linksys WUSB600 wireless adapter

ok.....so the upstairs pc #1 has the Linksys wrt160n router hooked up to it and it works perfectly fine, constant connection with no interuptions....
the downstairs computer is a brand new gateway which i have the Linksys WUSB600 wireless adapter plugged into it and it connects with great status but it only allows connection for about 5-10 minutes!!! So the question is how do i set up PC #2 to stay connected without disconnection every 5-10 minutes??? Also when i reconnect to a network on the downstairs pc there is usually about 4 or 5 outside connections that i can choose from....are these other connections using my internet and could be the problem?? if so do i need to somehow setup a private network so that only the computers i chose or allow to gain access can gain access and stay connected correctly???

**Note: i can also gain perfect access and stay connected with Xbox 360 wireless, Nintendo Wii wireless and my laptop. I just dont understand why PC #2 keeps disconnecting like it does?? Is it the new computer or is it the Linksys WBUS600n wireless adapter?

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