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Linksys wifi cannot connect to D-Link modem

We've had a Linksys WRT54GS broadband router that we use as a wifi access point.

This is connected to a network switch which connects to a Netgear firewall FVS318 which connects to a D-Link ethernet modem. The Linksys has a fixed IP (192.168.0.250) on the Internal network and picks up a external IP from the D-Link automatically.

Now we cannot connect to the Internet using the wifi.

We can ping the local devices (192,168.0.x) from the Linksys but not the D-Link 192,168,1,1

Any ideas?



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Commented:
What is your DHCP range?   Sounds like there may be something mixed up there...  
Sounds like you need to do some manual routing. Tell the linksys how to get to the dlink and viceversa

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The LAN network use 192.168.0.101 to 120 issued by the SBS 2008 server

The D-Link (192.168,1,1) is not changed from the factory range of 192.168.1.2 to 254

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I've tried adding a static ip, but it won't accept the gateway ip, 192.168.1.1

see attached
linksys.docx
Robert RComputer Service Technician

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Hmm, I wondering if it has to do with the fact they are on two different IP segments? 192.168.1.1 and 192.168.0.1 and they are not communicating with each other? Maybe setting need to be manually configured in netgear firewall. I know when you have different manufactures of equipment... such as dlink and linksys equipment getting them to communicate with each other is sometimes more difficult.

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It's worked perfectly for three years in this set up:

1. D-Link ethernet modem LAN IP 192.168.1.1 and DHCP server to Netgear FVS318 and Linksys

2. Netgear FVS318 firewall router - LAN IP 192.168.0.1, Internet port connects to D-Link

3. Netgear network switch which connects to SBS 2008 192.168.0.100 and 10 PCs, 2 printers and the Linksys

4. Linksys connects to switch via the Internet connection.

The LAN is working fine and can connect to the Internet.

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verify that DHCP is not enabled on the Linksys WRT54GS....

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no it's disabled on the Linksys.

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Does anyone know how to set up the Linksys with a static IP?
Rebooted the SBS 2008 server and that resolved the problem - thanks for your ideas.

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Resolved ourselves