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Linksys I tried the 192.168.1.1 and it still tells me the oporation is timed out. Not sure what steps I should follow next. Thanks for the help.

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You are probably not on the same network as your router addr.

1, Click start/run then enter "cmd" (no quotes) to open a command window.
2, type in "ipconfig /release" (no quotes)
3, Close the command window
4, Click on start/run and enter "http://192.168.1.1" (no quotes), this should open up the login page for your linksys router.
5, Enter the user name and password for your router (for linksys, it's admin/admin)
6, Configure your router with info from your ISP.

At this point, you need to write down the address you configure for the router (eg 192.168.20.100), You also need to note your user name and password, also you should only leave one DHCP server on. The new address you configure for your router will become your gateway address.

7, After all changes, save and exit the router configuration page. Close your browser.
8, Repeat steps 1 to 3 above, then reboot your computer.

This should put all your equipments on thesame network - (ie 192.168.20.xxx for the example above)
If all is well, you should be able to connect to the internet.

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Title: Setting up your Linksys Router for the first time Article ID: 21463
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Hi my name is Cameron I'll tak care of you (:

1.Next time do not use caps lock.
2.Use better grammar next time. I use Spell checker in FF.

Alright, first your router does not make the laptop wireless, the wireless card inside your laptop makes its wireless. Secondly if you do not have a wireless card you need a "Wireless USB Adapter" google that.

Thirdly, tell me what your doing in steps. For example:
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Step 2- I try to connect to my network.

Please try saying it in steps so we all can understand where your getting the error, and how to fix it.

Thanks,
Cam

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