Question about Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband Router with SRX200 (LS-WRT54G2)

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Cannot connect to wireless network

I have a linksys srx200 model and I am having trouble connecting to the network. I have a full signal and when it connects, there is limited or no connectivity. I have tried repairing the connection and have reset the router and modem several times. Any other suggestions?

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Re: Cannot connect to wireless network

Most Cable ISP needs mac address mapping at their end before the connection starts working thru thr router. Obtain the Router's MAC address and pass it onto the Customer service folks of your Cable ISP. Once they map it to your account, the limited connectivity problem should disappear.

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Re: Cannot connect to wireless network

I agree with JonwVBFL, it sounds like the DHCP server is not enabled on the router. You can enable this using the administrative web interface on the router ( The default username is admin with a blank password or vice versa.

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This article assumes that all wireless computers are experiencing intermittent wireless connection with the Linksys router.
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If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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