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Hi, I have a linkysy wrt 110 wireless router. I would like to secure it because at the moment it for some reason has become unsecure. Any help wuld be appreciate

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If your router was connected to your computer at one time... This is a healthy starting point.
Be careful with this you can do lots of damage if you aren't exactly certain about what you are doing.

Step A. Type the following link into your browser

http://192.168.1.1/Wireless_Basic.asp

Step B. The active X on the system will ask you for the user name. type: admin (small characters)
Step C. The active X also prompts for a password. type: admin (same as above using small character sets)

Upon successful completion, you will be in your advanced settings menu.
You will see several tabs on this GUI.

Step D. Select the wireless tab and its' sub-tab "wireless security"

These are your security settings. Set them as you choose and save the changes.

BE CAUTIONED: This menu by itself can be dangerous... THERE EXISTS THE STRONG POSSIBILITY FOR DAMAGE, IF YOU CHANGE OTHER SETTING IN DIFFERENT MENUS!

I hope that helps. :)

The other way is to remove the drivers off of the system. Pull the secondaries out of the register. And then re-install the device (following the manufacturers directions).

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Here is the Linksys/Cisco site download and how to site secure your router.
http://homesupport.cisco.com/en-us/wireless/lbc/WRT110/download

Posted on Mar 18, 2011

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