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Want to disable pop-up window asking for password & username

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Linksys Wireless-G Model wrt54GS

I am getting a pop-up menu "please type in user name & password" many times daily (when I'm working in Outlook). How do I fix this problem? I believe when the router was first installed, it automatically gave me a password and I don't know what it is although there are ******* in password box.

 

I called my ISP and they said this was a "router" problem.

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  • ipcpal2002 Nov 24, 2008

    i have loss linksys password.

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Update your router's firmware, then reset all your data on it. It should get back to work normally.

 

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