If your WRT54G v6 router is not working as it should, dropping connections or not being responsive, you should first do a reset of the router to see if the problems persist. Articles to be expanded from January All articles to be expanded Articles with empty sections from January All articles with empty sections. Usually, you can tell when this process is completed by the WAN light coming on, but it does take several minutes. The same Amazon link has higher speed models. May 16, Posts:
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If we have to shudder switch to Comcast when we move, would it linkzys useful to hold on to this thing? Third party firmware supported: Usually, you can tell when this process is completed by the WAN light coming on, but it does take several minutes.
Flashing a custom ROM can greatly increase the stability and functionality of your old router. It’ll still work, but the “play factor” of the rest of the WRT54 line just won’t be there. Life doesn’t change after marriage, it changes after children!
Linksys WRT54G v6.0
Tue Aug 15, 6: There is good information at the scorpiontek site: Liinksys has this thing called the reset, which is a way to unbrick your router and get it back to default settings assuming you’re just dealing with bad settings and not some more serious problem.
Make sure to read OpenWrt’s wikis to understand the risks and how to proceed if something goes wrong. So flashing OpenWrt onto it should be quite straigthforward.
It was a pain in the rear. Comes with an internal switch at the same price so you wrt54 add extra devices on to it. Feb 9, Posts: It would be a bit more expensive than a wireless bridge, but it is painless to use and requires zero configuration.
But good lord is the WRT54G long in the tooth at this point. Stock firmwares for the WRT54G v6 are available under the download section on the modem’s support page. This section is empty. Now that I read through the instructions with your points in mind, I see that the.
If stock firmware is on the router follow the flashing instructions.
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Is this an issue that will making using it very difficult? The memory is not a big deal for a simple application like a wireless bridge.
Just don’t try to run a proxy server on it or something.
Is there a “gold standard” like these old models nowadays? Yeah, it just means you didn’t properly configure an IP address.
Articles to be expanded from January All articles to be expanded Articles with empty sections from January All articles with empty sections. Kailua Kona, Hawaii Registered: I linosys heard the 54Gs were supposed to be good routers, but I have no need to hold on to something that isn’t solid. DairyCreamer Gerbil First Class.
This process usually works for resetting any router to it’s factory setting.
Here is how to do it properly:. Am I correct in seeing that you apparently need to use a Windows PC for this? Aug 26, Posts: Wed Aug 16, 5: Only resolution was to hard linkss the router, and set it up from scratch.