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I need easy to follow instructions so I can secure my wireless network

Posted on 2006-04-21
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Last Modified: 2010-03-19
I need easy to follow instructions so I can secure my wireless network, I have a Linksys wireless router, and on previous occasions I had secured a wireless router by using which gave me access to the router and the software that helped me create a password for my wireless router without using the WEP encryption tool.  However, now when I enter in my browsers url it takes me directly to the SBC DSL Modem and I cannot find my way into the wireless router, any help would be greatly appreciated.
Question by:reyeuro

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Linksys routers are at
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by:Will Szymkowski
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Hello there,

Here is a site that will explain what everything does and how to secure your network.


Hope this helps
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From your network connections. right click the wireless connection and click on status and see the support tap. you should see details about your network. so it might be or

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First off, check your IPCONFIG /ALL.
Unless somebody got very creative, the entry for DHCP server is going to be your router. put that IP into your browser and see if that gets you in the right direction.

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Thank you Spec01 we used the instruction that you provided at this link:


The instructions were straight forward, and ez to follow just like I asked for.  You da'bomb!  Grazi...ciao
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by:Will Szymkowski
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Thanks man

glad to be of assistance


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