You will now be in the “Basic Setup” section of the router. After you flash the firmware, and before you do the hard reset, the router will be building some nvram settings. Things You’ll Need Modem. What needs to be done, is to bridge the pads on the pcb. To create this article, 17 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time.

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How to Configure a Linksys WRTN Router: 9 Steps (with Pictures)

Set a router password on the Administration tab. By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy. Done Enabling Memory Writes Barryware, using a mixture of perseverance and brilliance, has found a way to fix the fact that Linksys, in for completely baffling reasons, did not connect the updatw port to the processor.

Navigation Main page Menu Recent changes Random page. You will now be in the “Basic Setup” section of the router. The power light on the router should become solid. Select the manual radio button. lin,sys

You may decide what the Routers IP will be going forward. This should be done if you will use the internet for applications requiring port forwarding such as video games or torrent downloading software.


Linksys WRT150N & WRT160N

If stock firmware is on the ilnksys follow the flashing instructions. Then turn on the router and connect to it using a web browser such as Internet Explorer or Firefox. The ribbon cable you will see in one of the pics, is connected to a serial header I hot glued to the side of the pcb.

This is the name that people will see when trying to connect to your router. You don’t want to be wirelessly configuring the router. Do NOT try to flash v2 routers with this process. Retrieved from ” http: Wait a few seconds and plug the power back into the linkssys. Tips You may have to reset your Router to factory settings by pushing a pin in the small hole in the back of the router while its powered up.

Linksys WRT160N v3

Continue to the Wireless tab. China Serial Num Prefix: Linksys sets the default to http: Cookies make wikiHow better. Here is where you can set the security for the wireless portion of your network. Always do a hard reset prior to flashing another build, then another hard reset after flashing, and NEVER re-use a configuration file from a previous build or another router.


On this page, you will find many options which allow you to restrict access by day, lnksys and personal computer. Things You’ll Need Modem.

Manual or Wi-Fi Protected Setup. Be sure to disable the Web Utility Access via the “wireless feature” button. What needs to be done, is to bridge the pads on the pcb. Enter the wanted password into linksyss Router password slots. You may be able to put the router in management mode to re-install firmware by following these steps:. Can you tell us which parts were out of date so we can update them?

See these threads for undocumented recovery means: Already answered Not a question Bad question Other. If the DD-WRT password change page does not display, your page request times out, or you can’t ping