All Wireless Routers
by PudgyOne - 9/13/07 10:20 PM
In Reply to: Welcome To Networking & wireless forum! Start Here for Tips! by PudgyOne
The basic setup is
wall > isp modem/router > your wireless router > wired/wireless
The wireless router needs setup. Setup is done with an ethernet cable. After you plug into the wireless router with the ethernet cable, setup can begin. Log in to your router, instructions came with your router.
Give the router the name you want to.
All wireless routers come shipped with outdated firmware. Please check the manufacturers website for an update in the firmware.
Keep the SSID broadcasting
Use WPA-Personal (WPA2-if possible) Give it a passkey(password) that is a combination of letters and numbers.
Remember to save your settings and then exit.
Unplug the computer from the router and restart your computer.
You now have WPA Security enabled and will NOT have problems with being disconnected.