Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Can't remember 13 digit WEP code for Linksys router. I am creating seperate accounts on Windows XP laptop and each account has to have a seperate setup to get to the router. How to find the original WEP code?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Expert
  • 377 Answers

Hi dear

try this


On windows
Start-->Run
cmd
ipconfig /all

write down the IP address of the Default Gateway on your Local Area Network Adapter.

Open your web browser and type http://{IP address of Default Gateway}
ie http://192.168.0.1

The Web Administration Username and Password should be
Username: admin and the Password should be left blank by default.

Enable the DHCP server on the router. Save the settings.

Now enable the Wireless radio and give it a name (SSID) and use encryption (64-Bit WEP is sufficient). Give it a 5 character password and REMEMBER IT (make it easy to remember like the first 5 digits or your phone number or your street address). Save the settings and the router should reboot.

Now plug the WAN the cat5 cable into the modem and then other end into the router's WAN port. Cycle the power on the router.

Wait about 30 seconds.
Go to the laptop of WiFi desktop and enable the WiFi connection and scan for WiFi networks. Connect to your (the SSID you entered) then type in the password and you should be good.

You can always use a cat5 ethernet cable and plug it into one of the 4 switch ports on the router to get a more reliable connection.

oke


cropp

Posted on Mar 22, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i reset my password on my compaq notebook with windows xp with out a disk


In windows XP, an account with the user ID "Administrator" is automatically created with a blank password (or Administrator. I can't remember). If u haven't changed that password, boot in safe mode and log on using that account and change the passwords through User acounts in control panel.

Aug 17, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I have a linksys ea2700 router that i am trying to use as a standalone wireless network (no internet), when i try transferring files from my computer to a storage computer the transfer rate never exceeds...


This is not the issue with particularly this router. first of all, change the security to WEP, and then create a new user account in your system. it would definitely give you the maximum possible transmission rate of data.

Oct 11, 2013 | Linksys by Cisco Linksys Dual-Band N600...

1 Answer

Every time i try to make my little girl a screen name on facebook singup it puts me on my profile.


Make sure your logged out of your Facebook account if your in stay logged in mode than your on even if you do not have a page displayed, you must physically go to your page and choose the log out link. then your ready to create the new Facebook account. remember there is a age limit to Facebook, which is 13 you can create the account but administrators offten scan new subscriptions and if they learn you are under 13 the account will be deleted. Hope this helps take care

May 28, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

How can i create a password for my WRT120n router?


you will need to get into your router main settings via 192.168.1.1 in your browser the defualt password admin with no user name . or vs versa cant remember once there you can change it under account settings.

Mar 14, 2011 | Linksys WRT120N Router

2 Answers

Trying to reset admin password on a Linksys E1000


If you forgot Windows password, you can create a Windows password reset bootable CD/DVD or USB flash drive to reset your lost or forgotten Windows password, i have created a bootable CD with the tool Windows Password Breaker and reset my administrator password successfully.

Dec 26, 2010 | Cisco Linksys E1000 WirelessN Broadband...

1 Answer

I have a new laptop but forgot my password for my linksys WAG200G wireless router so have done a hard reset but now I can't get any laptops to connect.I have a 26 digit code but not sure if need anything...


as i know, if you have done the hard reset linksys will reset to default setting in this case your 26 digit WEP code no longer effect. you should login to admin to set your setting. may be you can read the manual again or see support/WAG200G

May 13, 2010 | Linksys WAG200G Router

1 Answer

HP laptop not recognizing Linksys Wireless B Security Key..


The WEP encryption is consist of 10 characters for 64 bit hex, 128 bit hex is 24 characters and WPA is 8 to 63 characters. So it seems that you have a vista computer? The compatible encryption for vista is WPA, sometime using WEP it is not working properly. So I might advise you to access the configuration of your router (192.168.1.1) and change the wireless settings of your router to WPA-Personal.

Mar 09, 2009 | Linksys BEFW11S4 Wireless-B Broadband...

1 Answer

Will not connect another computer


you have to set up the WEP key. Open internet explorer and enter 192.168.0.1 and click on the wireless tab to set up the security key - there you can create a WEP, or WPA key - remember the key so that you cab enter it into the laptop.

Nov 28, 2008 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

58 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...