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Is there a limit to how many computers can connect wirelessly to a linksys WRT54GS router? I can only hook up a couple at a time. To change access between laptops, I have to disconnect all from the router and cycle the power. After doing this, I can get two to connect. It doesn't matter which two. Only two will connect at any given time though.

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The number of connected computers depends on the number of IP address the router can lease out. Once that number is used up, no more computers will be connected through the router.

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Get into the routers management/setup and look to see if there is an option to alow more then two to connect. I have a wireless router that I have 4 laptops connected to. Good Luck hope this helps.

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bye

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