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Hi,I just want to disconnect Ethernet and run with Wireless I have a Billion Myguard 7202G router which worked fine with Ethernet and has worked wirelessly beforebut shifted and cant remember how to set it up and where & what to look for,thanks in advance !!

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Open the web browser and type 192.168.1.254 in the browser’s
address box. this number is the default IP address for this router.

A username and password window will appear. username and pass should be admin.
If you change the password and dont remember it. Look for a restart button on the back of the router. This will reset it back to default.
When you manage to login look for WAN and WEP setings

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