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I need instructions on how to manually install or configure my linksys wireless router model wrt310n? Thanks.

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Download the manual from linksys to start with. find out what the local ip-address is. normally it is http://192.168.1.1 Go to start/accessories/dosprompt and type: ipconfig enter read the number behind: standard gateway. that is the ip address. follow instructions.

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