Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
How do I setup my son's Xbox 360 to a Linksys wireless modem? My son is driving me nuts. We have the Xbox adapter(?) on the back of the unit and it still isn't recognizing it...
Thank you for any help you can send me.
OK I think the easiest way to connect the xbox to the linksys, is if you configure your XBOX to have a static IP address, because the xbox will not have to pick an IP address every time you connect to the internet using the Linksys router and will not have conflicts with other PCs on your house, if you have any. What the linksys does is to convert your Public IP addres into a Private IP address, so example if your ISP gave you an IP address of: 22.214.171.124 that is your IP address for you, then the Linksys converts that number (NAT) into a private IP address so it can be share with many computer inside your house using a single Public IP address. The Linksys always transform it into 192.168.1.?=any number between 1-256 thats the defaults IP address from the manufacturer but you can change it if you want. Ok enough info about NAT or IP jeje.
Where going to use the default IP addres for an easier setup.
First: On your XBOX 360 dashboard go to SYSTEM, then Network Settings, then Edit Settings, then choose the option manual, here put the IP address= 192.168.1.33 (if 33 doesn't work use another numer like 20 or 45 just pick a number between 2 and 250) ; Subnet Mask = 255.255.255.0 ; Gateway = 192.168.1.1; DNS options put Automatic. And see if it connects. If it doesn't work just post it here, any problem that you have.
Posted on Aug 27, 2008
Posted on Jan 14, 2009
Do u have an cord leading from the lynkss and the modem to the exbox 360?
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 19, 2010 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
May 11, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Jul 31, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Apr 10, 2009 | Pelican PL-2050 XBOX EDGE 2.4 GHZ WIRELESS...
Jan 19, 2009 | D-Link AirPlus DI-524 Wireless Router
Jan 03, 2009 | Linksys BEFW11S4 Wireless-B Broadband...
Nov 09, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Sep 13, 2008 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router
Aug 22, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
Apr 21, 2015 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
1,107 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!