What issues occur while installing Linksys Wireless-B router?
Routers are devices that are used to move data between networks. It would intercept the signal on the network and determine the path of signals. The received signals are known as data packets and it would often contain the information about the address where the router would have to divert the signals. With the help of routing protocol, it would exchange the information with other routers and would examine the destination address of the data packet. Wireless routers are the devices which perform the function of a router along with wireless access point. Without the need of cable connection, you can access the Internet or a computer network. Linksys Wireless B Routers are easy to set-up and install. Firstly, you need to install the router software. Then, provide the default username and password in the webpage that you had get after entering the IP address. Based on the network settings, you can easily configure the wireless router.
Following are the common issues and their solutions, that occur while installing Linksys Wireless-B router:
- Connection issues
- Invalid username and password
- Configuration not saved
You need to connect the router to your computer or network in order to access Linksys router settings. If the Internet connection that you are using is not working, then you may find it difficult to connect with the router. There is a need to troubleshoot the Internet connection and take necessary steps to get rid of the issue. You can diagnose the problem by resetting the Internet connection using Internet options.
Invalid username and password
The username and password need to be entered during the installation of router. You will get a dialog box to enetr username and password. If the username and password that you have entered is not valid, then you may face difficulty in accessing the router. When you access router settings for the first time, you can leave the fields blank, enter the username and password and click ‘OK’ to access the Linksys router settings page. Here, you can configure the settings of router as per your requirement.
Configuration not saved
After configuring the router, it is very important to save the settings in the router. Open web browser and type in the address of Linksys Wireless-B Router. You may refer to the settings manual that came with this router. You need to either select save the settings or discard settings. If you have any problems and wish to change the settings, then you may edit and save the settings.
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