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Installing the Linksys WMP54G v4 Wireless-G PCI Adapter for the first time

This article will guide you on how to properly set up the Linksys WMP54G v4 Wireless-G PCI Adapter.

IMPORTANT:  Before setting up your Linksys WMP54G v4, make sure that it is NOT plugged in to the computer.

Step 1:
Insert the Linksys Setup CD into your CD-ROM drive.

Step 2:
Click the Click Here to Start button to begin the installation process.



Step 3:
Accept the License Agreement by clicking Next.



Step 4:
Click Next then turn off your computer.  Plug the adapter into an available PCI slot and restart your PC.


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Step 5:
The Linksys Wireless Network Monitor should automatically appear.  Select the name of your wireless network or SSID and click Connect.  If you want to configure the adapter manually, click Manual Setup.  If the Linksys Wireless Network Monitor did not appear, you have to configure your adapter manually.  For instructions, click here.

NOTE:  To check if the drivers were properly installed, check if the Linksys Wireless Network Monitor reports that the Adapter is Active.  For instructions on how to do this, click here.


Related Articles:

Setting up the WMP54G without using the installation CD
Re-installing the WMP54G v4’s drivers
Connecting the WMP54G v4 to a WPA-enabled Linksys Wireless router
WMP54G Downloads

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