Updating firmware on linkseys wrt54gs router
When the router was initially released, it did take hits by various review sites due to a reduced range as compared to other 802.11g routers; however, Linksys has subsequently addressed these issues through router firmware updates.
When purchased new, the router installation CD walks end-users through router setup using a configuration wizard that includes default router security recommendations.
One of the most popular router brands on the market is the Linksys router.
The WRT54G has been one of the most popular models of Linksys routers sold supporting the 802.11g, b, and a standards with max throughput rates of up to 54 MB/second.
Linksys e2000 – Wireless N, Selectable 2.4 or 5 Ghz bands, Gigabit Ethernet ports (10/100/1000 MB/sec) Linksys e1000 – Wireless N, 2.4 Ghz band, Supports secure guest access, Fast Ethernet ports (10/100 MB/Sec) Linksys WRt54gl – Wireless G, Push-button setup and configuration, 128-bit security, access filtering.
Linksys wrt300n – All LAN ports support auto-crossover (MDI/MDI-X), 256-bit security, expanded range compared to 802.11g routers.
The WRT 610N is one of the first true dual-band wireless routers on the market and produced by Linksys.
It supports both 2.4 and 5 Ghz wireless clients simultaneously and is designed to serve as a network-attached storage device when connected to an external hard drive via USB port.
The steps to setup other router models are similar to the respective G or N model steps included below.