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Linksys Wireless-G 2.4ghz Broadband Router Installed To Comcast Modem

Someone gave me the router & I need to hook it up to my comcast modem so that both my daughter & I have internet access & I have no idea howt to do it. This router came without the instruction manual. Also I need to know how to keep others from using my wirless signal & tapping into my internet connection. Thanks

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Follow these steps:

1.Make sure that internet works with your modem.

2.Reset the router for 30 seconds, press the reset on the back using a pen or pin, turn off the router for 30 seconds then turn it back on.

3.Connect your pc to port 1 on the router and the modem to the internet port.

4.Check your pc's IP address under LAN. it should say either 192.168.1.100 or 192.168.1.xxx, gateway should be 192.168.1.1

5.Access the router's Ui by typing in 192.168.1.1 on the address bar of your browser, enter admin for password

6.under set up tab, look for mac clone sub tab
click on enable and select clone your pc's mac and save the settings.

7.go to wireless, change the ssid and channel
go to wireless security, enable wpa. This is the part where we secure your router. save the settings

8.click on status and check the internet ip address. Then check the internet connection.

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