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WAG54GS Firmwares Staying up to date with the latest firmware is a good idea to keep your router even more secure from various security flaws. You may want to follow our guide called How To Reset your Router. Navigate to the port forwarding section. Second is the Encryption. You should try other Linksys passwords. In the picture above the address bar has

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You should try other Linksys passwords. Setup a static IP linksyz on either your computer or device that you want to forward a port to. Find out why this is important in our WiFi Channels Guide.

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We have more tips for you in our guide titled Choosing a Strong Password. After making these changes to your router you will almost definitely have to reconnect any previously connected devices.

After entering the IP address of your router you can simply press enter. Don’t forget kinksys click the Save Settings button before you exit. Second is the Encryption.

We think that forwarding a port should be easy. If you want to squeeze a little bit of extra functionality out of your router, consider flashing an open-source firmware like dd-wrt, openWRT or LEDE. If you are forwarding a range of ports, usually separated by a hyphen, then you need to enter the lowest number of that range into the Port Range Start box and then enter highest number into the Port Range End box.


For more info on this topic, check out our guide titled WEP vs. Your router’s IP address can also be refered to as your computer’s default gateway.

Linksys WAG54GS routers include a very basic firewall linksyx helps protect your home network form unwanted access from the internet. The name does not matter so pick something that has meaning to you. If you are not sure what this means we have a guide explaining what a wireless name is that you can read for more information.

Your router has a web interface, so you will login to it using your web browser.

Flashing a custom ROM can greatly increase the stability and functionality of your old router. Possible Problems when Changing your WiFi Settings After making these changes to your router you will almost definitely have to reconnect any previously connected devices. You are now ready to follow one of our other guides. Forgot Password to Linksys WAG54GS Router If your Internet Service Provider supplied you with your router then you might want to try giving them a call and see if they either know what your router’s username and password are, or maybe they can reset it for you.

When you use Network Utilities you get your port forwarded right now! We recommend using a minimum o f 14 characters with a combination of numbers, symbols, and letters. WiFi Terms Before we get started there is a little bit of background info that you should be familiar with.


There are 2 additional ways that you can determine your router’s IP address:. Then below that, in blue, pick Basic Wireless Settings. It looks like this:.

Now that you have forwarded ports on the Linksys WAG54GS you should test to see if your ports are forwarded correctly. Learn more in our guide titled How to Change your Wireless Name. There are 2 additional ways that you can determine your router’s IP address: Open up your web browser and find the address bar. This process usually works for resetting any router to it’s factory setting.

This is usually done at the device itself and not at your computer.

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It’s possible for this to be either the IP address of your computer or any other IP address on your network that you want ports forwarded to. That’s why we created Network Utilities.

Wireless Password An important part of securing your wireless network is choosing a strong password.