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Hello, sorry i think I posted in wrong type. My linksy ADSL gateway is the one. I would like to change the security from WPA to WEP. And to Kamal1984, if you are reading this, sorry, but it didn't work and I think I put the wrong model, sorry

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Wpa is advance security, Most of the time it works only with windows vista, win xp (sp2) and Mac operating systems,
Open the default router page by typing the
192.168.1.1 (and then select security you can change wpa--to--wep(64 bit or 128bit) . Refresh the network list in wireless computer and then connect to the new network..Hope this will work for u.

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Checking or verifying the wireless settings of your Linksys Cable Gateway is important when connecting wireless devices to your network. This is the best route to take if you are unsure of your gateway's wireless settings.
The wireless settings that you need to take note of are:
  • SSID
  • SSID Broadcast
  • Wireless Security
To check the wireless settings on the Linksys gateway follow the steps below:
Step 1:
Access the gateway's web-based setup page. For instructions, click here. If you are using a Maccomputer to access the cable gateway's web-based setup page, click here.
Step 2:
Click the Wireless tab.


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Step 3:
Look for Wireless Network Name (SSID). It is recommended to change the SSID to something unique.


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Step 4:
Click the Wireless Security sub-tab and take note of the current Wireless Encryption Level and the Wireless SSID Broadcast if it is set to Enable or Disable.


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If Wireless Encryption Level is set to No Encryption, this means that the wireless security on the gateway is disabled.
If Wireless Encryption Level is set to 64 Bit Encryption or 128 Bit Encryption, check the value under Default Key and take note of the Wireless WEP Key that corresponds to it.


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I LOST MY Linksys WirelessG ADSL Home Gateway WAG200G Wireless router CD


Download the firmware from the Download tab after following the link. You should be able to find user guides and other help for your router there too. Downloading the firmware should allow you to use the router. The CD just contained that info.
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I need to set a password for my Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router, but the websited 192.168.0.1 to set the password isnt working. I need help ASAP. Thank-You


to access the router page for linksys, you need to type 192.168.1.1 on the address bar. username is " admin " password is " password " if it doesnt work, try "admin" for username and "admin" for password. then it would take you to the router page. and you can start configuring.

Sep 09, 2011 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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Show me how to connect linksys wireless


Hi

The Router configuration is not that much difficult, only few thing you have sure,
1) Correct ADSL Connection User name & password,
2) Chose unique ip address in All host.

Follow the mention bellow instruction to configure and connect to Wifi Router,

  • Plug the network cable ( Mine was Blue ) which comes with the Router Box pack to your computer. The other end goes into any of the Router Ethernet Port ( 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 )
  • Now type in 192.168.1.1 in IE or Firefox or any browser. You will prompted for password which is admin. You must be logged into Linksys Router.
  • Now since your ADSL modem is also having the same IP , we will change the IP address for WRT54G2 Router to 192.168.5.1
  • Under Setup >Basic Setup look for Network Setup and Change Router IP. Change to 192.168.5.1 and Save changes.
  • Since the IP has changed you will need to close the Browser.
  • Sometimes the IP doesnt change automatically. Do a IPCONFIG / RELEASE and then IPCONFIG / Renew

Making WRT54G2 Router talk to ADSL broadband modem
  • Plugin the Ethernet cable which comes from the Modem into the port on Wrt54g2 router which says Internet.
  • Open Internet Explorer and Type in 192.168.5.1.
  • Type in same password ( admin )
  • You will be in Setup > Basic Setup
  • Take a look at Section , Internet Setup. The current selection should be Automatic Configuration DHCP. Select Static IP instead.
  • Add following details to it. In the first step we backed up All the IP configuration. Use them here
Internet IP Address: . . .
Subnet Mask: . . .
Gateway: . . .
Static DNS 1: . . .
Static DNS 2: . . .
Static DNS 3:

ADSL Modem Settings to Wrt54g2 Router

  • Once Done just save changes and you should be back at same page.
  • Now try to connect any application which talks to internet. You should be able to connect
Configuring for Wireless Connection :Now once your Router is talking with Modem, it is pretty easy to connect on Wireless. The only thing we need to setup here is Security. Lets get WIFI
  • Get to the Lynksys page again. Do all login and regualr stuff.
  • Now look for menu Wireless, click on it. You should land on Basic Wireless Settings.

Basic Wireless Settings

  • Select wireless configuration to Manual .
  • Wireless network mode to Mixed.
  • Give a Wireless Network Name (SSID), make sure its unique.
  • Make Wireless channel selection 11 ( 11 - 2.463 GHZ)
  • Select Wireless SSID Broadcast to Enable
  • Save Settings and you will be back at the same page with changes you made.
Now Lets secure the Router :
  • Go to Wireless Security on the same page.
  • You will need to configure here Security Mode : WPA Personal, WPA Algorithms: TKIP
  • WPA Shared Key is what you will need when you connect to your router without wire. This key does the authentication and keep unwanted people away. Add 8 digit alphanumeric key.
  • As suggested in comments, there is a new mode which you can use : WPA2 with AES
  • Save changes.Just make sure you save that key to a notepad or remember it.

Wrt54g2 wireless security

  • Now last step, Move to next menu Security > Firewall .
  • Uncheck Block Anonymous Internet Requests .
  • Save Settings.

Wrt54g2 firewall settings

  • Remove the blue cable which you had connected with Router.
That's it. Now just turn on your WIFI and Search for the router. The name should be visible. Click to connect. At this stage it will ask you for the Password or Shared Key which we configures just above. It will connect and you will be able to connect to Internet.
That's all Folks. This is how you connect WRT54G2 Linksys router with Adsl Broadband Modem. If you have any questions feel free to comment.

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I need to change network key in my wireless router...how?


Hi Friend,

In order to change the network key kindly follow the steps:

Please connect the router to the computer first.

1.Start> Run.type cmd and hit enter.
2.In the black box type ipconfig/all and hit enter.
3.Kindly note down the default gateway.
4.Now open internet explorer and in the address bar
type the default gateway number and hit enter.
5.If you have not changed the default password of the router then kindly do not type anything in the username box and in the password box type admin and hit enter.
6.In the setup page click Wireless.
7.Under wireless tab click wireless security.
8.Select the security mode or if it is already selected then you can change the password.

Kindly set the password something that you can always remember.

Enjoy

Regards
Chiranjeet

Mar 18, 2010 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

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192.168.1.1 gateway forgot how to change password and would like to have wireless password protected


The router's default password is admin without username. If you want to enable the wireless security, go to Wireless tab, then Wireless Security sub-tab. On the Security Mode, select WPA-Personal and type in your password on the Shared Key or Passphrase box. Save settings. That should do it. You wireless security key is the one that you type on the Shared key box.

Oct 23, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router

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My Linksys works great but it say unsecure - how to I make it secure thanks


Type your gateway address into the your web browser, and then go to the wireless tab. It should be under the Security Tab, I recommend to go with WPA2, because they can break into wep and wpa pretty easy.

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Password settings


hullo
open up you Linksys user inaterface click on the wireless tab then security then go to the field called WPA SHARED KEY
then type your password to secure you wireless connection. Dont forget to save the settings.
Best of Luck.

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Hi i have the linksys model wub54g router an adapter i would like to put a password on t stop other uses on my internet


U don't need a password. U need to set U'r router to a secure mode, not open ended. use WEP or other (64 bit or 128 bit) encryption. linksys allows U to select a paraphrase, example: "Love2Air" and it will generate a code, i.e. "7D23C678867". This will allow others to see that there is a wireless system, but they have to have the code to use it. U will have to have the code in your other wireless pc's in order to use the system. U can also tell the router what MAC address' (pc address') to allow or disallow to use the system.
A password is used to keep others out of U'r routers setup and changing U'r code or paraphrase. If U'r system gets highjacked, there is a reset on the router and everything will revert to the book defaults. Don't loose the book.

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