Additional Product Features Interfaces. This “relay station” or “repeater” approach saves wiring costs and helps to build wireless infrastructure by driving signals into even those distant, reflective corners and hard-to-reach areas where wireless coverage is spotty and cabling is impractical. I am now unable to access the configuration menu via a wired ethernet connection. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. So, expand your wireless network’s effective coverage the easy way, with the Wireless-G Range Expander. You may also like.

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How will it benefit my wireless in my office or home? I will make it easier for you.

Linksys Wireless-G Range Expander WRE54G – repeater WRE54G WRE54GCU

Range Expansion is more like a self-fed repeater. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. After reading extensively all the information I could find on this repeater I found that it does not work well or at all with some MIMO routers or routers that either auto select their operating channels or have the ability to transmit on one channel and receive on another Limited access meaning I could not get to the location where one would change the type of security.

You have to follow the directions from the manual, not the installer software, for a wired install and know enough to get around the sad fact that the instructions to install wired are partially copied from the wireless install and have not been changed to reflect the “wired” setup but give instructions for a wireless network.

Those steps took me a few hours The installer software that comes on the CD goes through a setup path that is to set the device up through your current wireless but it can’t connect to the device unless it is on your network “Wired”.

Linksys WRE54G Wireless-G Range Expander Setup Wizard

Once working it really does fantastic. Linksys Wireless Access Points. Do I even need this thing? It works as it is supposed to but I would not recommend purchase of this device. It worked for about 6 weeks, then failed. Was trying to change from no security to WEP, but couldn’t get to the proper screen this worked on initial installation. Unlike adding a traditional access point to your network to expand wireless coverage, the Wireless-G Range Expander does not need to be connected to the network by a data cable.

The Range Expander is perfect to help cover large areas in multi-story homes, warehouse environments, public spaces, wireless “Hot Spots”, and outdoor venues – anywhere you need extra coverage for your wireless network.

Guess I expected more from a Cisco product. Skip to main content. In order to administer the repeater and join it to my network I had to set up its connection with another router and then reconfigure it to join my network. See all 2 brand new listings. Most non noobe users are not going to leave their IP configured in this ranbe.

Linksys WRE54G Wireless-G Range Expander Setup Wizard Driver – TechSpot

As ALL Linksys routers at default route from a gateway of Additional Product Features Interfaces. Linksys Wireless Routers with Dual Band. Now, the setup program says that it cannot find an extender on my network. Linksys Home Network Wireless Routers. So what is a “range expander”?

Linksys Wireless-G Range Expander WRE54G – repeater WRE54G WRE54GCU | eBay

It xepander simply a pass through. Box is in fair condition. For more advanced users who have more sophisticated routers MIMO or multi-channel routers you money might be better spent on purchasing higher gain antennas to get the needed extra coverage or use site survey freeware like INSSIDER to determine what channels have less noise from other routers in the area.

Only gave it a good rating because of how hard it was to set this thing up. In case your Sq.