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LINKSYS PRINT SERVER WPS54G UNABLE TO SET UP USING DISK

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I am unable to set up my linksys wps54g print server using the setup disk that came with it. Is there a manual way of setting it up to enable it to print to my printer wirelessly.
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by:Pugglewuggle
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What problem are you having? Can you log into the web setup?
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by:RPEREZ335
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I cannot log into the web setup and the disk cannot locate the the device.
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by:Pugglewuggle
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Okay, is your main network's IP range 192.168.1.x or something else? It MUST be 192.168.1.x for you to be able to reach the print server.
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by:RPEREZ335
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I can actually see the print server when I refresh my wireless network list but I cannot connect to it using the ip provided by linksys and I cannot see it when I run the setup disk either. I was wondering if there is another way I can connect to it manually.
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Pugglewuggle earned 500 total points
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Well, that is the manual way....
I think you might have a dead unit... wireless print servers in my experience (although not necessarily Linksys) have a habit of being DOA. I once went through 3 just to get a working one for a customer.
Although Linksys support is useless, I recommend you call them and tell them you need to get it replaced (either that or take it back to the store and swap it for a new one).
Cheers!
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