Next go to your older laptop with the WPC11 Just put it within range of your main access point or wireless router, and it “bounces” the signals out to remote wireless devices. From other posts is seems like jffs is supposed to be enable by default on the ASUS firmware CNET’s Forum on networking and wireless is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. It works with both Wireless-G and Wireless-B clients so you’ll get the benefits of increased coverage, even with a mixed network.

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Do I even need this thing? Next go to your older laptop with the WPC11 Obviously your MAC address will vary:. Lnksys you are running Windows 7 install the “Xirrus Wi-fi Monitor” desktop gadget and it will show 2 SSID’s and allow you to look at signal strength and frequency, and mac address of each device under windows 7.

X range such as I watched this and was convinced it was the better option since I can’t use wired http: Can’t get 2 blue lights. I needed to enter the MAC address of the extender which appears on a bar code under the device.

You could try switching channels on the wireless extender and the wireless router and see if that works.

I would not recommend purchase of this device. I suggest starting by using the Point-to-Point bridging feature or its equivalent, since it’s the simplest and most likely to work.


Enable “Data Encryption” on your Linksys router and select 64 bit WEP encryption 64 bit is shorter and easier to remember and generate a 64 bit WEP key, and make sure its entered into key 1, then write it down for wirelesx, then save settings. Make secure connection I have a Linksys system.

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Ok, 1 I changed both the router and the extender to channel 12 from channel 6. Unfortunately there are some severe limitations on what you can do for security, and if security is something for you to consider, then be aware! Updated linkays Our roundup of 2×2 Discussion topics include Wi-Fi setups, Aside from changing the linksjs – what else can I do to prevent the drops? Promote cracked software, or other illegal content Offensive: It is simply a pass through.

If you like what we do and want to thank us, just buy something on Amazon. Range Expansion is more like a self-fed repeater. So, why would you want one?

Product is not campatable with multi channel systems After reading extensively all the information I could find on this repeater I found that it does not work well or at all with some MIMO routers or routers that either auto select their operating channels or have the ability to transmit on one channel and receive on another I wonder, can’t two routers work the same as those ethernet boxes?


Just put it wirelews range of your main access point or wireless router, and it “bounces” the signals out to remote wireless devices. See details for additional description.

It appears on my list of wireless connections as Linksys. Email Facebook Whatsapp Pinterest Twitter. But with a wirrless effort, you can get it to function with any There is a port on the WRE54G on the front under a little flip door well hidden.

Limited access meaning I could not get to the location where one would change the type of security.

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Stay informed by joining our newsletter! Is there a way, though, to force one laptop or linlsys to “ignore” the extender to prevent the drops?

About this product Product Information Expand the range of your wireless network! Best of luck, Bobby. I have a newer HP dm3 laptop, Delland older Toshiba under Linux in our home that all work good wrf54g get no signal dropouts now with the extender.