Question about Linksys Wireless-G WGA54G 802.11g/b (wap54ag) Wireless Gaming Adapter

2 Answers

Hooking up my gaming router

I am trying to hook up my gaming router to my playstation 2 i lost the instruction manual and don't know how to hook it up i also have a netgear wireless router.  I had it hooked up awhile ago but disconnected it and for some reason it keeps telling me its timing out when i try hooking it up.  all the green lights are on the third light is blinking

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Mar 04, 2008

    i jst got a wireless-g for my ps2 i got it from a pawn shop and it dos not have the instrcsions to hook it up how do i hook it up



2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Can some one help me 2?

I need HELP setting up my linksys wireless G... [Edit]
I'm having trouble connecting my wireless gaming adapter to my 2wire router.

i used the set up cd and i connected the wireless gaming adapter to my 2wire router with an Ethernet cable and set it up to my router.

set up my ssid

then auto set up the ip address

and typed in my WEP key

after that it starts to config.

then its done and all 3 lights are on on the gaming adapter. power, ethernet, and wireless.

i disconnect it from my router and take it up stairs to my room and connect it to my ps2 and it run the game but it wont connect at all. all y lights are still on but it wont work.

i set it up to my friends next door linksys router and it works great. but his router is down and i cant connect.

can any please help me connect it to my own router.

thank you

Posted on Dec 26, 2007


  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert who has answered 20 questions.


    An expert that has over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 49 Answers

There is a 90 % possibility that the wireless settings on the gaming adapter and the router are not the same. Try to reconfigure this again. Remember that the gaming adapter's wireless settings needs to synchronize with that of the router to make the gaming adpater works. Call netgear and verify the settings on your wireless connection and reverify the settings you have on the adapter. For manual instructions, see user guide at

Posted on Oct 25, 2007


1 Suggested Answer


6ya staff

  • 2 Answers


Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Im trying to hook up my ps3 to the internet but it says i have to download an update and when i try to update it says that a connection to the server cannot be established

You are likely having issues in which your router is blocking the connection.
Select your router at the link above, skip the advertisement, then when you are asked to select a game, select the Playstation Network and follow the instructions.

Dec 27, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Wireless connection 4 ps3

go to network settings,scan for router,accept your cousins router name then follow on screen instructions.hope this helps

Jan 24, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

2 Answers

What cords do you need to hook up to playstation 3 live

ethernet and modem + router if you want to be able to surf the web at the same time.This is the hook up from my PS3 manual.957571b.jpg

Jan 14, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Trying to get online but cant

You have to make sure that the router isn't still loading, to unload it you need to hook the internet to a local computer in your house. Just get on any website and then hook it up to your PS3 and it should work.

Jan 30, 2009 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

Hooking up to the internet

You would need a 30-60 foot ethernet cable or a wireless router.
Either way, here is the page that has the instructions for hookup. I hope this helps! Good luck!

Jul 28, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

1 Answer

No AUX button on TV and lost orignal remote

Try hooking up PS2 as instructed and turn on. Then check all channels to find which one is receiving the signal. I had to do the same thing with an older RCA.

Apr 28, 2008 | Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

1 Answer

Ps3 follow the instructions and you can decide what is the best for you fixya rate

Jan 05, 2008 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

2 Answers

Router not working at all

If you followed what the manual said ie. resettting the router and it still has the same problems it could be an internal problem. If all of the lights are going out, even when nothing is hooked up then it;s nothing your doing wrong. Take it back (depending on how long ago you bought it) and get a new one, I don't sugggest getting the same brand or model though. Try and stick to a D-Link brand or Linksys, there are litlle bi tmore money but proven and more reliable. Even if you buy a wireless try and use a wired connection for your hook ups, they are more secure, faster and no interferance. Hope this helps!

Jan 05, 2008 | Video Game Consoles & Games

1 Answer

Playstation 2 slimline

Hi Crazymatt,

You need to connect to the Cablemodem or have a router that will allow connection for both your PS2 and your computer. Connecting to your computer does not allow a path to the internet for your PS2.

Oct 31, 2007 | Sony PlayStation 2 Slimline Console

Not finding what you are looking for?
Linksys Wireless-G WGA54G 802.11g/b (wap54ag) Wireless Gaming Adapter Logo

Related Topics:

418 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Linksys Computers & Internet Experts

Prashant M
Prashant M

Level 3 Expert

2277 Answers


Level 3 Expert

13434 Answers


Level 3 Expert

4363 Answers

Are you a Linksys Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides