Question about Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
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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Apr 01, 2011 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
The Linksys AE1000 Wireless USB Adapter
helps you connect your computer to a wireless network for quick Internet
access. Installing the Linksys AE1000 is fairly easy. Just follow the
steps below in setting up the Linksys AE1000 on your computer or laptop.
Minimum system requirements
- A computer with 1 GHz or faster processor.
- 512MB or more RAM.
- An available USB port.
NOTE: The Linksys AE1000 is supported for Windows 7, Vista SP1 and XP SP3 but NOT for Mac.
Insert the Setup CD into your CD-ROM drive.
Click Set up your Linksys Adapter. Proceed to Step 4.
If you do not see this, click Start on your computer and click Computer. Double-click on your CD-ROM drive. Continue to Step 3.
NOTE: For Windows XP, the file may be known as Setup.exe.
Read the License Agreement and click Next.
Insert the Wireless USB Adapter into a USB port on your computer or laptop.
Alternatively, you can also use the USB Extension Base to connect the Wireless USB Adapter. Plug the Wireless USB Adapter into the USB Extension Base and connect the Base to a USB port on your computer or laptop.
If you have an Easy Setup key, select Yes, I have an Easy Setup Key and click Next. Proceed to Step 8.
Otherwise, select No, I don't have an Easy Setup Key and click Next. Proceed to Step 6.
NOTE: For more information on Easy Setup Key, click here.
Select your wireless network and click Next.
If prompted, enter the wireless password for your network. Proceed to Step 10.
Follow the on-screen instructions. Click Next once you have completed the on-screen instructions.
The installation is complete when you see the screen below. Click OK.
You are directed to the Cisco Connect screen. Click Close to exit.
Nov 04, 2010 | Linksys AE1000 IEEE 80211abg IEEE80211n...
The Linksys Wireless-N Router model displayed on the setup screen may
vary based on the Linksys Wireless-N Router model you have.
On the next window, please follow the on-screen instructions on how to connect your Linksys Wireless-N Router:
Plug one end of the power cable into your router and the other end into an electrical outlet.
NOTE: The Linksys E3000 features a power switch, located at the back-end of the unit, next to the power port. Please make sure that this switch is ON. Other Router models may not have this feature.
Plug the Internet cable into the yellow port in the back of your router labeled "Internet". Plug the other end into the modem.
QUICK TIP: Click Show me how for an illustrated guide on how to complete the above instructions.
After completing the above steps, click Next to continue.
Setup will now perform a series of tests to determine the optimum configurations for your network. You may notice your computer connecting and disconnecting to a wireless network several times. This is normal. Your wireless network is simply being secured.
NOTE: The setup process automatically generates a unique and secure Wireless Network Name (SSID) for your convenience.
The next part of the setup automatically detects your Internet connection type. If you are using a DSL connection, you may be requested to enter your account details. If this is the case, simply enter your Account name and Password in the allocated fields. Otherwise, you may skip ahead to Step 7.
NOTE: If you don't know your Account name and Password, your Internet Service Provider (ISP) will be able to provide these details.
QUICK TIP: Click Examples to see what your Account name should look like.
NOTE: Cable Internet users will not see the above screen.
Sit back and wait a moment as setup finalizes your Linksys Wireless-N Router settings, and re-establishes your Internet connection.
Once your Internet connection is up and running, a confirmation window similar to the screenshot below will appear on your screen. Your Linksys Wireless-N Router is now secure and connected to the Internet. This concludes the setup process. Click OK to continue.
You will now be taken to the main Cisco Connect window which lets you manage and further personalize your network settings. If you would like to learn more about the available features in Cisco Connect, please click here. Otherwise, you may click on the Close button to exit Cisco Connect, and begin surfing the Internet right away.
NOTE: To launch Cisco Connect again at later time, on a Windows computer, go to Start>All Programs>Cisco Connect. To launch Cisco Connect on a Mac computer, navigate to the Applications folder in Go, and then start Cisco Connect. For more help on this, please click here.
NOTE: Cisco Connect is automatically installed each time you use the Setup CD or Easy Setup Key to setup or connect to your Linksys Wireless-N Router.
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