How To Set Up Linksys Wireless Router Without CD?

Follow the below guidelines on how to set up Linksys wireless router without CD;

Physical connection:

  • Now, connect an Ethernet cable from the modem to the WAN or Internet port of the router.
  • After that, use another Ethernet cable to connect the LAN port of the router and your computer.
  • Now, connect the power cable to the Linksys router and plug it to an electrical wall socket.
  • When the router turns on, the white LED indication light on the router glows.
How To Set Up Linksys Wireless Router Without CD?

Linksys router configuration:

  • Ensure that your computer has a stable internet connection.
  • Next, open the web browser on the computer, enter the IP address “192.168.1.1” in the address bar, and press Enter.
  • When the router’s login page opens up, enter the User name and Password and click OK to access the configuration page.
  • The default Password is ‘admin,’ and the User name is left blank.
  • Following that, the Linksys router’s setup page appears. Go to the MAC Address Clone menu in the Setup panel.
  • Next, click the Enabled option and then select the Clone My PC’s MAC button.
  • Do not forget to save the settings.
  • After that, select the Status tab on the setup page and go to the Internet Connection section.
  • Check if the Internet IP Address is ‘0.0.0.0’, then click the Release IP Address button, and click the Renew IP Address button.
  • If Internet IP Address is not ‘0.0.0.0,’ it means the internet setup of the router is correct.
  • Set the DHCP feature to automatic settings and save the network settings.
  • Turn off the router and power it on again. Now, you can use the internet via the router network.
  • For a wireless router network, attach the antennas to the router properly and complete the steps of Smart Setup Wizard. If you have further queries on how to set up Linksys wireless router without CD, click the call button available on the screen.

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