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I have installed a Wireless Router WRT160N from linksys. My PC and laptop connects to wireless but i am not able to access the internet due to DNS and Key port issues.. Any help would be appreciated

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  • raylenekisho Aug 26, 2008

    hi, can you please tell me how I can get into 192.168.0.1 and set up the DNS and port.. Is this something additional to the set of router. as this was not mentioned in the set up kit..

    thank you for your assistance.. I am not computer savvy

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You need to go to 192.168.0.1 and set the dns and your port from there

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