A popular series of wireless routers by Linksys. Many models have firmware that can be replaced with custom operating systems such as OpenWrt or DD-WRT, which can greatly expand their functionality.

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suspicious linksys WRT54GH router behaviour - AND a bad line?

I've got what I think is a bad broadband line, but I also think there's an additional problem with the router (a Linksys WRT54GH). Could someone let me know if I'm just unlucky, or if there's ...
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How do I revert back to official Linksys firmware from dd-wrt on WRT56G2 v1?

I've been having trouble with dd-wrt on my Linksys WRT56G2 v1 router and want to go back to the stock Linksys firmware for it. The router has only 2MB of flash memory, and so I'm running the 'micro' ...
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How to run this startup script on my WRT54G? DD WRT

I am trying to set something up on my old WRT54G router so that I can monitor live upload and download speeds. The info for it is here: http://www.dd-wrt.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=75275 I am not ...
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How to Find Download/Upload Speeds of Devices on Network

I have a Linksys WRT54G V8. I have a problem where our internet is both slow and our ISP gives us very junky modems that will cause slow downs occasionally. Due to both of these problems, I need the ...
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unable to access Internet by wireless but can by cable

Until last friday I had been successfully using wifi using a Linksys WRT 54G router. My ISP is Virgin and I am using a Motorola SB 4200 cable Modem I have three laptops and an EPSON 510W printer ...
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Conntrack gets incorrect forwarding rules for outgoing protocol 41

I'm trying to forward protocol 41 (ipv6-in-ipv4) for an HE tunnel through a WRT54G running Tomato 1.28. Tomato 1.28 is running a 2.4 kernel that knows absolutely nothing about protocol 41, except that ...
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Is there any reason to upgrade from a Linksys WRT54G from a security perspective?

I'm currently running a Linksys WRT54G with the latest firmware. I was recently thinking about newer routers and I realized that aside from new features (usb drives, media, etc) and faster speeds ...
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Linksys WRT54G router broadcasting, but not responding otherwise

I was messing with my WRT54G running OpenWRT and I may have ruined it, but I am not sure. By default, it has a static IP of 192.168.1.1, but I turned that off and made so it gets its IP from DHCP. ...
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Linksys firmware versions?

I have a Linksys WRT54G and wanted to see if there was any updated firmware available. According to the device, it's running 4.30.13 build 16, date Jul. 1, 2008. The Linksys support site says the ...
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Admin for wrt54g v3.1 simply disappeared post-tomato WDS! How can I get back into Admin screen?

I am at a complete loss. I picked up a WRT54G 3.1, installed Tomato 1.28, and went through the instructions here to setup WDS: http://www.polarcloud.com/tomatofaq#how_do_i_use_wds As soon as I hit ...
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Using a WRT54G V8 as a repeater and print server?

I currently have an old WRT54G V8 setup with my printer (HP Laserjet 400M 401DN) to broadcast it's own wireless network (no internet, just printer). The printer works wirelessly with this setup but I ...
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How to set WAN side buffers for WRT54GL running Tomato Firmware

I've recently set up a machine running m0n0wall to try and fight buffer bloat and do some traffic shaping. It was more convenient (geographically speaking) to connect the cable modem directly to my ...
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Firmware flash on Linksys WRT54G v8 unsucessful, but not bricked, I don't think

I wanted to use my Linksys router as a wireless bridge/repeater so I decided I would change the firmware to DD-WRT. The first thing I did was downloaded vxworkskillerGv8-v3 and the DD-WRT firmware ...
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Can't access my router's web interace

I recently tried to update the firmware of the linksys wrt54g2 v1.5 router and haven't been able to access the web interface of the router since. I can still access the internet and was able to change ...
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UDP NAT punching for linksys wrt54g

I could not explain the strange NAT behavior, hope someone could help: I have a linksys wrt54g router at home. Client sends UDP keep alive packet from 192.168.1.20:16688 (nat outside public IP/port ...
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ADSL modem + Linksys cable connections. Also intermittent connection?

I have these: Windows XP / Ubuntu 12.04 desktop PC DSL Connection Siemens SE260 ADSL2+ modem Linksys WRT54G V7, firmware 7.0.0.8 I have 2 main issues. First, I don't know if I've set this up ...
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windows xp irregularly refuses to connect to one specific webserver

I think of myself as an advanced user but this problem is driving me batty. Windows XP (32bit Home) going through a WRT54G router, once or twice a day at completely different random times, refuses to ...