Just put it within range of your main access point or wireless router, and it “bounces” the signals out to remote wireless devices. Tried your procedure – still NG. Just ammend it to say version 2 and above lol , that will be fine, I had a feeling that you were talking about version 2 and up anyway, I was just responding because, I guess I was venting myself from the restlessness that that freaking version 1 has caused. That means I can’t even do manual setup unless it’s connected to my home network – which of course I can’t do since I can’t set it up to do so. Can I set this up on my laptop without having access to the main router?

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I am having problems setting up the WRE54G. Generally, your best chance of success will be with For Linksys WRT54G wireless router owners – if you cannot find a hardware version sticker on the bottom of your unit, you have v1. Obviously your MAC address will vary:. We’ll show you why the “seamless” roaming Wi-Fi gear makers promise is still linksys wireless g range expander elusive as a Yeti. Moral of the story: I had to manually set the keys up.


Next up we will need to connect to the device using WiFi. I have even done it with tin pie pan.

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You will need to push in and hold the button until you see the link light turn a solid red. How you gonna hard-wire that? Which brings me to manual setup.

My setup procedure was as follows: I watched this and was convinced it was the better option since I can’t use wired http: One crucial step for me Page expanderr of 1 Start Over Page 1 of 1. Even though I am an engineer and familiar with networking I had to call Tech Support to get running as the CD-ROM could not even find my router that I knew was working linksys wireless g range expander as I had just received 29 emails by wireless.

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I live in Spain How much do they cost? I was able to get the boster to autoconfig and connect to my SSID. Please fill out the copyright form to register a complaint.

Available from these sellers. A window will appear. It works okay, but I notice that it seems to get confused when multiple devices are within range.

My successful WRE54G setup. This might be a retorical wrieless, but, this means that if I connect to it, my computers would have to have DHCP turned off to connect to this range extender?


Linksys Wireless-G Range Expander (WRE54G) Help

I am edpander of using a ethernet powerline for my house. I give Linksys Tech support 4 stars for getting me up and running.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. That’s what I want to know! This latter point will allow you to tell if the extender is actually working. I recommend that you setup your distant computer if this is a separate unitmy two are and have it in contact with your router, linksys wireless g range expander at one bar of signal.

Some devices will also require you to check a box to enable WDS. It appears to work as expected, but the set up was very problematic.

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