- Setting up the Linksys wireless-N adapter using the setup CD
Linksys wireless-N USB adapters come with a setup CD that makes the installation easy. This article will show you how to install your wireless-N USB adapter using its setup software.
- A computer with CD or DVD drive
- An available USB 2.0 port
- A computer with Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1 or higher, or Windows 7 operating system
Insert the setup CD on your computer’s CD or DVD drive.
In the AutoPlay window, select Set up your Linksys Adapter option.
Read the End User License Agreement then check the I have read and accept the terms of End User License Agreement box. Click Next to proceed.
Plug in your wireless adapter into a USB 2.0 port on your computer. Your computer will begin detecting the adapter automatically.
When the computer successfully detects and installs the wireless adapter, it automatically searches for available wireless networks that are within range. Select your Wireless Network Name (SSID) in the list and click Next.
If the wireless network is secured, you will be asked to enter your wireless password or network key then click Next. To know how to check your network’s wireless password or network key, click here.
When the setup of your Linksys wireless-N adapter is complete, you will receive a confirmation that the setup is successful. Click the Close button to exit the window.
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