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I bought a Linksys wireless G-WRT54G Router. When I purchases it I was told this was all I needed and how easy it was to set up. I have no idea what I am doing but I can not get it to work. I have a Laptop. Please help

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Hi,

Other than the laptop and the LinkSys WRT54G, you would need an active account/subscription with an Internet Service Provider (ISP) who then will provide you with a modem of sort.

On initial setup, connect your modem to your laptop and verify that you can connect to the Internet. Thereafter run the CD installer that came with the LinkSys before connecting/powering the LinkSys. Follow on screen instruction. At one point in the installation, you would be asked to disconnect the modem, connect the router and connect the modem to the router.

Should for some reason the above instruction will not address your concern, pls post back.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back as requested, how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Aug 02, 2008

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Go to ADDRESS BAR TYPE IN 192.168.1.1
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Should the username be the email address from At&t that controls the DSL line, or should it be the username to get into the Netopia modem?

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SOURCE: Linksys WRT54G wireless connection problems.

click on Start -> Control Panel -> Network Connections -> Wireless Network Connections -> Properties -> In the box in the middle scroll to and click on "Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)" -> Click Properties -> Make sure "Obtain an IP Address Automaticaly" is Ticked -> make sure "obtain dns address automatically" is Ticked. -> ok -> click ok

See if you can connect

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a command box will open. type in IPCONFIG/ALL

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Please make sure you copy them correctly and post them here.



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