Image of WUSB54GC wireless adapter
To install WUB54GC on your computer and start connecting to an available wireless network follow the steps provided below.
1. Connect Wireless Adapter to the USB port of your computer
You can connect the Linksys WUSB54GC to any of the USB port on your computer. After connecting the adapter we need to make sure that the power light is green. Now your computer will detect the adapter and we need to install the adapter driver.
2. Installing the Adapter driver
To install the adapter driver you can insert the set up CD which came with adapter on to your CD drive. If you don't have the set up disc you can download the driver from the Linksys website by mentioning the version number of WUSB54GC .
Here we can specifie the driver location by browsing the window to the CD drive. To perform it we need to check the option install from a specific location and click OK.
It is noted that Linksys driver is not yet passed the Windows logo test and we need to select the option "continue anyway" to install adapter driver on your computer. After completing the steps we need to click the finish button. Now the Linksys WUSB54GC wireless adapter is installed on your computer.
Connect to an available Wireless network from your computer
After installing the driver on your computer the Linksys adapter starts searching for all available wireless networks in range. To see the available networks :
1. Right click on wireless symbol on the system tray
2. Click on view available wireless networks
Now all the available wireless networks will be listed there.
Select your wireless network and click on connect button.
Now if it is a secured wireless network we need to enter the wireless key and click connect.
After connecting to the wireless network you can go online using the Internet associated with that wireless Access Point. To learn how to configure Linksys Router click on the link below: How to Setup Linksys Wireless Router.
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