Thanks for the info. I have a Belkin wireless router F5D This appears to be the version 1 no cat5 plug in. Move to stock settings in the router and then WPA. Some devices will also require you to check a box to enable WDS. I want to be able to just set it up from the cabin I’m staying in.

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May have just found a easier way. For Linksys WRT54G wireless router linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g – if you cannot find a hardware version sticker on the bottom of your unit, you have v1. Do either you or anybody out there have some “simple” instructions as to what I need to do or adjustments that I need to make to my router so that I can finally get this extender working??

This short How To shows you how to delay your old wireless router’s trip to the landfill. But given the range of WDS implementations out there, I have to insert linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g own weasel-words and warn you that you may not be successful in getting the WRE54G talking to your particular product. Wireless How To How To: The Gateway and DNS settings won’t matter for now and you can leave them blank.

Setup and Administration – Linksys WRE54G Wireless-G Range Expander reviewed

All it needs to know is what access point it is susposed to link to. How To Fix Wi-Fi Roaming We reveal the secrets of why your devices don’t always connect linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g you want them to and what you can do to fix it. Gechlik January 22, 3 minutes. That’s what I want to know! Press the auto config button, waited till I got two steady blue lights.

There was a presentation given at an internet security conference a couple years ago where the FBI demonstrated wrf54g could break WEP security in wre45g than 3 minutes.

Just as info for others the set up utility seems pretty bad. The second method I tried was the Setup Wizard, which turned out to be not so wizardly. This might be a retorical question, but, this means that if I connect to it, my computers would have linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g have DHCP turned off to connect to this range extender?

Linksys Wireless-G Range Expander (WRE54G) Help

To confirm you are connected properly, browse to your router IP from a machine connected to the range extender.

You’ll probably have the best chance with products based on Broadcom chipsets and firmwaresince that’s what the WRE54G uses.

Hope that helps others out there. Wireless Tests Page 7: Once you are logged in you will see the console that looks like this:.

Linksys WRE54G Wireless-G Range Expander Setup Wizard Driver – TechSpot

Setup and Administration Page 5: Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: How you gonna hard-wire that? I can roam a 2 block radius and linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g signal strong enough to stay connected.

Setup and Administration Page 1: I suggest starting by using the Point-to-Point bridging feature or its equivalent, since it’s the simplest and most likely to work. I was told by Best Buy that this would be compatable with all wireless G systems yeah right. It was so easy I had a hard time accepting that it really worked.

After about linksys wireless-g range expander wre54g seconds or so if all goes well, the Link light should turn a steady blue, which is supposed to mean that you’re ready to rock. I had to manually set the keys up. Next up we will need to connect to the device using WiFi.

Another telltale is the 20 light array in the front vs. The Expander comes set to factory defaults out of the box, which means that its Link light should be red instead of blue.

I should note that the new 1.