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Does my WRT160N have a WPS button and if so, where is it?

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The Linksys WRT160N has WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup). If you are using WPA-PSK encryption (recommended), then you can easily connect the C4780 to your wireless network using WPS:


1) On the Linksys router, press the WPS button that is top of the case just under the Cisco label. When the LED on the button starts to blink, then the WPS process has started.


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SOURCE: Where is my wps button

Are you trying to connect to the wireless network ?
You don't need to press the any button on the router .
You just need to check the wireless settings of the router and connect to the wireless network.
If you press the button on the router , it will change the wireless settings of the router.
Open the setup page of the router and check the wireless settings.

Click Here for step by step by instructions

Posted on Sep 12, 2010

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