- Connecting a PSP to a WRE54G v2 when connected to a WRT54G
This article will guide you on how to connect your PSP to a WRE54G v2 Wireless Range Expander when connected to a WRT54G. To connect the PSP to WRE54G v2 which repeats the signal of the WRT54G that has MAC Filtering Security enabled, you must assign a Static IP address on PSP.
QUICK TIP: Before connecting your PSP to your WRE54G v2 make sure that you take of your access point or router’s wireless setting.
Turn ON your PSP and navigate to Settings. Then, scroll-down to Network Settings and press the cross button.
Select Infrastructure Mode and press the cross button.
Select New Connection and press the cross button.
Select Scan and press the right button.
Select your access point/router network name and press the cross button.
QUICK TIP: If the SSID field is blank, enter your router’s SSID and press the right button.
Select the security settings used on the access point or router and press the right button.
If your network is secured, enter your access point or router’s security key or passphrase.
Select Custom for address settings and press the right button. Enter the details similar to the list below:
- IP Address: 192.168.1.”x” (Put your desired number on “x”. Make sure it does not conflict with others)
- Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.0
- Default Router: Enter your Router/Access Point IP address. For example, “192.168.1.1”.
- Primary DNS and Secondary DNS: You can find your routers DNS numbers by using the “ipconfig” command.
Enter the name of your connection, example, “Linksys”, and then press the right button.
Press the right button again after viewing the setting list, and press the cross button to save settings.
Press the cross button to Test Connection.
Scroll-down to Internet Connection. If it says Succeeded, then you have successfully made a connection.
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