Report Jim› Btroisi13 - Feb 24, 2010 04:58PM My linksys router died last year and I got a new one. Thank you for taking your time to post these simple instructions here. Click on security mode pulll down menu and select WPA PERSONAL. Any suggestions please? Source
I have been dealing with this damn router/comcast all morning! Now, for the router¶ More often than not, simply rebooting your router will solve the problem. Thank you so much for documenting the problem. Remember to temporarily disable your wireless network connection on your computer first though, to make sure you are using the ethernet connection (wire) while you are jury rigging (cloning the MAC https://community.linksys.com/t5/Wireless-Routers/Router-Linksys-WRT54G-not-working-Please-help/td-p/282977
I believe I found a newer version online. Instead, save its drivers to a new folder on your desktop via the Linksys support page (you can use the drivers included on the CD that came with the router, although No matter what I did, my Linksys router and adapter refused to connect. khienluong, Dec 14, 2010 #5 Couriant James Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 26, 2002 Messages: 31,488 how close is the laptop to the router?
In the back of the box is a small hole the size a paper clip fits into and pushed the reset button and I made contact with the Internet. you must push the reset button with your router powered on. Change the Fragmentation Threshold from 2346 to 2306. It might be a bad ethernet cord¶ If you have another ethernet cord, try swapping it out for the one that you have currently plugged in to your computer.
That way you know it's not just your computer, and further action will need to be taken. The guy at RadioShack told me to remove the Linksys program in the control panel then hold the reset button on the back of the router for 1 min. power cycle for 4-5 minutes & then agian check the WAN Ip address ..... https://community.linksys.com/t5/Wireless-Routers/Linksys-WRT54G-Wireless-G-Router-Not-working/td-p/97730 Believe me -- I feel your pain!
What's worse is that this problem can even happen for no reason at all, at any time, as if some invisible force messed with it. check ip adress: start menu run type cmd; a black screen should appear type ipconfig release ip adress: same process but instead of typing just ipconfig, type ipconfig/release and it will Helpful +0 Report deadmanwalkin Jul 5, 2010 10:54AM Actually, I have the EXACT same circumstances as you, but I have Vista. It's happened many times before!See results without voting When Linksys Routers Get StubbornWhile many insist that Linksys is the top brand in home computer networking, there's no doubt that their software
I acquired a brand spanking new Dell Laptop for Christmas, and have been able to destroy the old network. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/linksys-wrt54g-wireless-problem.50910/ Jul 17, 2009 06:49PM This message board is too funny! Linksys Wrt54g Wifi Not Working Report robo- Dec 7, 2008 06:49PM I have to also thank Mark. Linksys Wrt54gl Thanks!
then it started just dropping the internet signal, both to the hard wired desk top and to the wireless laptops. this contact form All Rights Reserved. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Make sure you use the correct format with the colons, don't use dashes.
Helpful +1 Report cc Mar 19, 2010 01:02PM I fixed my wireless internet connection with a few simple steps. Report Elwood- Jul 19, 2010 02:16PM I am not one to usually comment on the helpful hints I get online, but in this case, I need to applaud Mark and the MINNI583: You need a modem to connect the router to to be able to get internet. have a peek here What Verizon couldn't do, u did it in minutes!!!
Helpful +7 Report Eddn Aug 8, 2009 07:34PM You must remember that some ISP can read the DHCP server of a router this after 4 computers Most block after 4. Any "layman's" help you can give is Greatly appreciated. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
Can you help? Contents The Internet Just Stopped Working!It could just be your computerIt could just be your modemNow, for the routerIt might be a bad ethernet cordConsult your manualThe router is not turning you made something seemingly hard, so easy. I do wonder if that's what caused the hangup on the router connecting properly and if that's why the flushDNS command worked....
The internet is working on my desktop and is only working for my laptop if i connect it to a port on the router directly. We verified with neighbors that it wasn't an outage. During the lifetime of your router, it is very likely that internet connection problems will arise. Check This Out FYI: I was receiving messages that said "self assigned ip address" before I came up with the idea to try the steps above, this after trying everything imaginable.
I tried to use the CD install disk that comes with the router but ir does not help. khienluong, Dec 13, 2010 #1 Sponsor TerryNet Terry Moderator Joined: Mar 23, 2005 Messages: 72,176 does anyone know the problem???Click to expand... Worked great. :D -S Report scottish sin- Dec 26, 2009 05:22AM Dolphin, you probably won't read this but I would just like to say that I was having some problems with And hours of troubleshooting showed us that suddenly, none of our routers (Actiontech MI424, D-Link DI-624) or hubs (Linksys 10/100 5-port, 10 port switches) would not work.
I would suggest not to buy any product from linksys since there customer service is really bad and also not to buy the wrt54g... No, create an account now. Type CMD and hit Enter, which will bring up a DOS prompt. Change the ssid to your preferred name.
Report SiNaoia- Jul 31, 2009 01:24AM Please help me somebody - I am exhausted with frustration and I want to cry. Microsoft Windows [Version 6.0.6002] Copyright (c) 2006 Microsoft Corporation. ever since i bought the router the wireless internet works about 6 to 8 hours then stops. Write this down.Go back to the PC with the router connected to it, which has the router configuration screen open.