Question about Linksys WUSB54GSC Compact Wireless-G USB Network Adapter w/ SpeedBooster [WUSB54GSC] (LS-SB54GSC)

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Everytime I try to connect using the WUSB54GSC it

Everytime I try to connect using the Linksys WUSB54GSC wireless adapter, it knocks out the entire network and the router just stops working. As soon as I break the connection, the network restores itself and everyone else can use the internet just fine.

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You need to Update the Drivers for your Wireless Adapter...Download the Drivers from here

After downloading the drivers you need to unzip the file...After you unzip the file you should un-install the adapter drivers/software from Programs menu...Leave the adapter connected to the PC and reboot your computer...Once the computer is rebooted you should see a message "Found new Hardware"...Select the option Install it from a specific location and click Next, then select Include this location in Search and browse to the place where you have unzipped all the files and select the Driver folder and click O.k...Then click Next and it should install the adapter drivers...

NOTE : This installation doesn't install the software(Linksys Monitor)...

Once the Adapter is installed, Click on the Start button >>> Control Panel >>> Network Connections- Right click on the "Wireless Network Connection" icon and select "View Available Wireless Networks"- If you see your wireless network in the list, highlight it by 'single' clicking on it- Now click on the 'Connect' button below- If your wireless network is secured, it would ask you to provide the network key- Provide the wireless network key and confirm it again in the confirmation box and click "Connect"...It should connect to your Network and Internet...

Posted on Jun 28, 2009

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SOURCE: Please Help!!

You can try:

http://tinyurl.com/2hwst9

But I think that the problem is not with the driver itself, but possibly with the operating system and lingering instances of the device.. make sure you have uninstalled all previous versions of the device software AND the device itself in the Device Manager before reinstalling it..




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SOURCE: Error message

It seems that the adapter is not installed properly ..... uninstall the adapter from control panel >> Add & remove programs Reinstall the adapter again by using it on different port .....
thus says linksys...

Posted on May 08, 2009

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SOURCE: i lost my installation cd.

I will give you a easiest way for finding the drivers that you need for your hardware.Just download the software named driver magician.Install it and it will search for the drivers that is not installed for the hardware you have through internet and will download it for you.

here is the link for that software

http://www.ziddu.com/download/4569239/Driver_Magician_3.42.zip.html

Posted on May 16, 2009

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SOURCE: When I installed my Linksys WUSB54GSC Adapter my

Disconnect the usb adapter and see if your computer still boots up. If it does, try connecting the adapter on another usb port and see what happens. If your PC will still not boot up using another usb port, try the adapter on a 2nd computer. If 2nd PC fails to boot up when the adapter is plugged in, most likely the adapter is faulty.

Posted on Jul 06, 2009

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SOURCE: i have a linksys wusb54gsc ver 2 wireless network adapter

Thank you for posting your question.

You will be able to re-install the software without the disc, all you have to do is download the driver software by following the steps below.

Step 1. Go the Linksys website.
Step 2. Hover over the Support tab and click on Linksys.
Step 3. Type in WUSB54GSC in the product field.
Step 4. Click on the first entry that is presented and this will take you to the product page.
Step 5. Click on the Downloads tab
Step 6. Select your Version, which is Ver 2 and you will be presented with options.
Step 7. Click on the Driver Download option which will allow you to download the driver program as a zip file.
Step 8. After the file is downloaded, right click and extract the files.
Step 9. Open up the extracted files folder and double-click on the Setup.exe file to start the Setup Wizard.

That is how you can re-install without access to the disc. If you need assistance with walking through the actual setup, feel free to ask another question.

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My system was working fine one day. The next day, it won't connect to the internet, saying that Windows can not manage my linksys connection. I have a Dell PC using Windows XP Service Pack 3


There are two solutions that you can try first
Perform system restore to the earlier date that connection working fine
OR
Re install the driver of the wireless adapter
If you need further help please post.
Good Luck

Jul 06, 2009 | Linksys WUSB54GSC Compact Wireless-G USB...

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When I installed my Linksys WUSB54GSC Adapter my computer will not boot up. I have Windows Vista. The computer is new.


Disconnect the usb adapter and see if your computer still boots up. If it does, try connecting the adapter on another usb port and see what happens. If your PC will still not boot up using another usb port, try the adapter on a 2nd computer. If 2nd PC fails to boot up when the adapter is plugged in, most likely the adapter is faulty.

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Connects to the network but not the internet


try reparing your connection and i would right click on the linksys software on the taskbar and click use windows wireless configuration. that works better than the wireless i have the same one and had this issue

Jun 05, 2009 | Linksys WUSB54GSC Compact Wireless-G USB...

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Error message


It seems that the adapter is not installed properly ..... uninstall the adapter from control panel >> Add & remove programs Reinstall the adapter again by using it on different port .....
thus says linksys...

May 08, 2009 | Linksys WUSB54GSC Compact Wireless-G USB...

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Failed connection - Linksys Compact Wirless-G WUSB54GSC adapter


1.uninstall the driver
2.restart computer..
3.in the windows..run the cd driver of WUSB54GSC and install...next..next...after that..restart computer...
4.in the windows..insert your linksys usb wireless device...and start using your wireless..

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