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I have an old Linksys WRT54G v1.1 wireless router - trying to connect to my new DSL line using a motoral modem, to my Dell laptop running XP. help!!!

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Is the motorola currently surfing and are you trying to add the linksys to it? If so you will need to go into the motorola and set it to bridge connection under connection type found in the expert mode of the modem. Then you will add the linksys and input the username and password in the pppoe connection type. Once the info is save click on the status tab and click connect. Hope this helps

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the router connects to the DSL / CABLE modem and NOT to a DSL filter.

If thats what has happened you could damage the router

you should connect as per the instructions that came with your router

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Phone line > Modem > Router > Rest of network

Note there is no filter between the line and the modem !

filters are meant to go before phones and faxes etc not into a network
for more help

http://support.hubris.net/dsl/Self_Install_Instructions.pdf

http://windowshelp.microsoft.com/Windows/en-US/help/a7c73c9a-5bb6-4b3a-9a09-d9650c4ed51f1033.mspx#EMD

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yes. Here is Linksys' page on how to:

http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/linksys.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=3687

Click on this link or copy and paste the complete link into your browser.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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your SPA2102-R seems to have one ethernet connection and one internet connection.
your WRT54G-TM seems to have one internet connection and 4 ethernet connections.

What you are trying to achive is; plug a ethernet cable into the ethernet connection on your SPA2102-R then plug the other end into the internet port of the WRT54G-TM

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Scenario 2 to 4: Scenario 2) The modem does not have an Ethernet port. The modem is a dial-up modem for traditional dial-up service. To use the Router, you need a cable/DSL modem and high-speed Internet connection.

Scenario 3) You cannot use the DSL service to connect manually to the Internet.
After you have installed the Router, it will automatically connect to your Internet Service Provider (ISP), so you no longer need to connect manually.

Scenario 4) The DSL telephone line does not fit into the Router’s Internet port.
The Router does not replace your modem. You still need your DSL modem in order to use the Router. Connect the telephone line to the DSL modem, insert the setup CD into your computer, and then follow the on-screen instructions

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