When did WRT54G come out?

December 2002
The original WRT54G was first released in December 2002. It has a 4+1 port network switch (the Internet/WAN port is part of the same internal network switch, but on a different VLAN).

What is 54g router?

The 54g WAP connects to your network switch and lets you join your wireless-equipped PCs to your wired network. 54g technology is backward-compatible with the 802.11b Wi-Fi networking standard, so it allows you to implement faster wireless technologies in combination with existing 802.11b Wi-Fi networks.

What do I do with my old Linksys router?

We’ve identified 12 ways you can reuse an old Wi-Fi router:

  1. Guest Wi-Fi connection.
  2. Wireless repeater.
  3. Cheap internet radio.
  4. Use the old router as a network switch.
  5. Adapt it as a wireless bridge.
  6. Convert your router into a NAS.
  7. Use an old router as a web server.
  8. A DIY VPN router.

What is 54g rate?

54g LRS (Limited Rate Support) is intended to support “legacy” (802.11b) clients that can’t deal with access points which advertise supported rates in their beacon frames other than the original 802.11’s 1 and 2 Mbps rates. Use 54g LRS only if you can’t get a connection with the other three modes.

How do I setup my Linksys Wireless G Broadband 2.4 Ghz router?

Linksys WRT54G Wireless-G Broadband Router. Begin setup of your Linksys Wireless Router by first plugging in the power. Give it 10 seconds or so to initialize and then plug an ethernet cable into your wall jack and into the port on the back of the router marked Internet.

What is the Linksys WRT54G wireless-G broadband router?

1. What is the Linksys WRT54G Wireless-G BroadBand Router? The Linksys WRT54G Wireless-G Broadband Router is a 3-in-1 residential gateway device. It acts as a wireless access point which lets you connect your wireless computers and devices to it without using wires.

What is the product description of the Linksys wireless G router?

Product Description. The Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router is really three devices in one box. First, theres the Wireless Access Point, which lets you connect both screaming fast Wireless-G (802.11g at 54Mbps) and Wireless-B (802.11b at 11Mbps) devices to the network.

Can a Linksys router be used as a switch?

Versatile Router Also Functions as Access Point and Switch. The Linksys WRT54GL Wireless-G Router delivers the functionality of three network devices in one. When used as a wireless access point, the WRT54GL delivers wireless data transfer rates up to 54 Mbps, supporting Wireless-G and Wireless-B devices.

What is the default wireless network name for Linksys wireless products?

Linksys wireless products use l\ksysas the default wireless network name.