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I just bought a Router Linksys (model: WRT160N, serial# CSE01H201522). I installed the software into my deskop (Windows XP pro., IP= Comcast). I need it to use my laptop wireless (Dell inspiron 41200), I follow all the steps, from the CD to the cable. I don`t know what`s going on but when I enter my password, it does not recognize it. password.

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You need the default linksys router username and password in another words... correct?

Default:
username: <any>
password: admin

Any username can be used.

most of the time it is
username:administrator
password:admin

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