Question about Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router
Using Linksys Wireless Router, having slow or intermittent internet connection. Internet pages will either time-out or open-up very slowly. Occasionally, the internet connection will be dropped. Problem started about one month ago but seems to have gotten worse in last few days.
Signal strength is excellent. Reset router by unplugging, turning off power, let sit for 1 minute, then restart; no improvement.
Using Dell Latitude D820 laptop that works fine at other wireless locations. Local desktop with LAN connection is working fine.
Go here and upgrade your Router's Firmware - you will need to choose your location on the site at top left hand corner of the screen
Posted on Feb 27, 2009
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- Access the router's web-based setup page.
- Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer.
- Go to the Address bar and enter your router's IP address ("192.168.1.1" is the default IP of most Linksys routers) then press [Enter].
NOTE: If the IP address of the router has been changed, type the router's IP address in the Address bar instead.
- A new window will prompt for a User name and Password. Leave the User name field blank then enter your router's password ("admin" is the default password), then click OK.
- NOTE: If the password of the router has been changed, type the router's new password in the Password field instead.
Step2: When the router's web-based setup page appears, look for MTU and set it to Manual. Enter the MTU value of your Internet connection in the Size field.
1468. The size DHCP or cable providers prefer.
1400. Maximum size for DSL.
Step3: Save settings.
If you run into Intermittent Wireless Connections Using a Router:
Check if your wireless computers have stable connection when connected to other wireless networks. Regular wireless disconnection can be caused by different factors such as: > Wireless interference within the network. > Wireless settings of the Linksys router are still set to default. > Firmware is corrupted.
NOTE: If the procedure does not work, needs to update the router
Check if your wireless computers have stable connection when connected to other wireless networks.
Regular wireless disconnection can be caused by different factors such as:
> Wireless interference within the network.
> Wireless settings of the Linksys router are still set to default.
> Firmware is corrupted.
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