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Need to connect my old Linksys modem to a new Motorola SBV5121 cable modem.

How do I connect my Linksys-G 2.4, model WRT54G with a 4 port switch to the Road Runner provided Motorola, SBV5121 cable model. Where do I plug in the blue internet cable and the white port cable? I can't remember how to run the lines. JC

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THE MAIN LINE GOES INTO THE WAN PORT FROM THE MODEM PROVIDED FROM YOUR MOTOROLA .....THEN THE 4 PORTS ARE TO CONNECT THE COMPUTER ....HAVE FUN

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Make sure you power cycle everything after you change the connections.

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