The removable antenna swivels degrees and at a variety of angles to fine-tune the signal. About a quarter of the size of the typical access point, this small, light bridge fits easily into a bookcase or behind a computer, but it’s good-looking enough to blend into most rooms. The staff just needs to learn how to make it work. The Linksys Wireless-G Ethernet bridge’s built-in Web server makes it easy to tweak security and network settings. It provides excellent range if only middling throughput on an
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Linksys WET54G Wireless-G Ethernet bridge Specs – CNET
Scroll down to the wireless section and hit the “site survey” button. However, expect the price on We would liinksys liked the WET54G even more if it weren’t quite so expensive. In mixed-mode testing, throughput dropped to 7. The Linksys Wireless-G Ethernet bridge’s built-in Web server makes it easy to tweak security and network settings.
Make sure the Power and Wireless G lights light. With up to bit WEP encryption, the WET54G’s security is on a par with that of most wireless devices sold today just remember that the unit comes with WEP disabled; you’ll want to enable it or employ another security scheme right away. Here is an instruction rbidge that works I want you to know that several calls to Linksys and a chat contact with technicians could NOT solve my problem Just attach the device via Ethernet to a computer or hub on your network, load the accompanying CD into your computer, and let the CD’s installation wizard take over.
Unscrew the antenna, and you will find an SMC connector, should you want to wirwless-g a high-gain antenna for brifge range. The configuration wizard, which runs off the CD, opens a window that connects to the bridge’s setup tool.
Linksys Wet54g Ver 3 Wireless-g Ethernet Bridge
If you need to optimize the bridge for situations where range and signal strength are less than ideal, you have access to a good variety of resources on the Advanced screen, from adjusting transmission rate and authentication type to threshold settings for RTS and fragmentation.
How about a game console or a scanner you want to attach to your wireless network? The Linksys engineers put an easy system for automatic configuration into the firmware This will get you into the LinkSys web-based set up utility.
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About a quarter of the size of the typical access point, this small, weg54g bridge fits easily into a bookcase or behind a computer, but it’s good-looking enough to blend into most rooms. Linksys could have put these instructions into the box as a tiny slip of paper and made my life much easier, the configuration in seconds rather than in days, and saved Linksys some phone charges and technician time too!
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Although its bandwidth is rated at 54Mbps, the device’s peak throughput of Best Wireless Routers for The technical releases that the support staff use to advise customers need to be expanded to include Mac direless-g. It provides excellent range if only middling throughput on an The Wireless-G Ethernet bridge comes with everything you’ll need to get going, including the bridge itself; a 4-foot Cat-5 cable, hardware for wall mounting, and two rubber feet for standing it vertically.
Before fall, Linksys will have a downloadable update to the bridge’s firmware to encompass the now-ratified CNET may get a commission from these offers. We’ve changed, we promise. Although the wizard missed our WET54G test unit on the first scan, a few seconds later, it found the bridge. The device ran perfectly in our informal home-office tests with its default transmit-and-receive settings.
The removable antenna swivels degrees and at a variety of angles to fine-tune the signal. The mobile world might finally get exciting again in Review summary Got a computer that’s outside the range of your access point? The WET54G’s square plastic case shows a subtle departure from the company’s typical, rounded corporate look. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.