Linksys WRT150 Router Manual PDF (Setup & Configuration Guide)

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Model No.
Home Router
Wireless-
N
WRT150N
User Guide
WIRELESS
GHz
2.4
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Wireless-N Home Router
Copyright and Trademarks
Specifications are subject to change without notice. Linksys is a registered trademark or trademark of Cisco
Systems, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and certain other countries. Copyright © 2006 Cisco Systems, Inc. All
rights reserved. Other brands and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective
holders.
How to Use This User Guide
This User Guide has been designed to make understanding networking with the Wireless-N Home Router easier
than ever. Look for the following items when reading this User Guide:
In addition to these symbols, there are definitions for technical terms that are presented like this:
Also, each figure (diagram, screenshot, or other image) is provided with a figure number and description, like
this:
Figure numbers and descriptions can also be found in the “List of Figures” section in the “Table of Contents”.
This exclamation point means there is a caution or warning
and is something that could damage your property or the
Wireless-N Home Router.
This checkmark means there is a note of interest and is
something you should pay special attention to while using
the Wireless-N Home Router.
This question mark provides you with a reminder about
something you might need to do while using the Wireless-N
Home Router.
word:
definition.
Figure 0-1: Sample Figure Description
WRT150N-UG-61027NC JL
WARNING:
This product contains chemicals, including lead, known
to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other
reproductive harm.
Wash hands after handling.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction
1
Welcome
1
What’s in this User Guide?
2
Chapter 2: Planning Your Wireless Network
4
Network Topology
4
Ad-Hoc versus Infrastructure Mode
4
Network Layout
4
Chapter 3: Getting to Know the Wireless-N Home Router
6
The Back Panel
6
The Front Panel
7
The Top Panel
7
Chapter 4: Connecting the Wireless-N Home Router
8
Hardware Installation
8
Chapter 5: Configuring the Wireless-N Home Router
9
Overview
9
How to Access the Web-based Utility
11
The Setup Tab - Basic Setup
11
The Setup Tab - DDNS
17
The Setup Tab - MAC Address Clone
19
The Setup Tab - Advanced Routing
20
The Wireless Tab - Basic Wireless Settings
22
The Wireless Tab - Wireless Security
23
The Wireless Tab - Wireless MAC Filter
26
The Wireless Tab - Advanced Wireless Settings
27
The Security Tab - Firewall
29
The Security Tab - VPN Passthrough
30
The Access Restrictions Tab - Internet Access Policy
31
The Applications & Gaming Tab - Single Port Forwarding
33
The Applications & Gaming Tab - Port Range Forwarding
34
The Applications & Gaming Tab - Port Range Triggering
35
The Applications & Gaming Tab - DMZ
36
The Applications and Gaming Tab - QoS
37
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The Administration Tab - Management
40
The Administration Tab - Log
42
The Administration Tab - Diagnostics
43
The Administration Tab - Factory Defaults
44
The Administration Tab - Firmware Upgrade
45
The Status Tab - Router
46
The Status Tab - Local Network
47
The Status Tab - Wireless
48
Appendix A: Troubleshooting
49
Common Problems and Solutions
49
Frequently Asked Questions
57
Appendix B: Wireless Security
63
Security Precautions
63
Security Threats Facing Wireless Networks
63
Appendix C: Upgrading Firmware
66
Appendix D: Windows Help
67
Appendix E: Finding the MAC Address and IP Address for Your
Ethernet Adapter
68
Windows 98SE or Me Instructions
68
Windows 2000 or XP Instructions
69
For the Router’s Web-based Utility
69
Appendix F: Glossary
70
Appendix G: Specifications
75
Appendix H: Warranty Information
77
Appendix I: Regulatory Information
78
Appendix J: Contact Information
84
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List of Figures
Figure 3-1: The Router’s Back Panel
6
Figure 3-2: The Router’s Front Panel
7
Figure 3-3: The Router’s Top Panel
7
Figure 4-1: Connect the Modem
8
Figure 4-2: Connect a PC
8
Figure 4-3: Connect the Power
8
Figure 5-1: Router Login
11
Figure 5-2: Setup Tab - Basic Setup (Automatic Configuration - DHCP)
11
Figure 5-3: Static IP
12
Figure 5-4: PPPoE
12
Figure 5-5: PPTP
13
Figure 5-6: Telstra Cable
13
Figure 5-7: L2TP
14
Figure 5-8: DHCP Reservation
16
Figure 5-9: Setup Tab - DDNS (DynDNS.org)
17
Figure 5-10: Setup Tab - DDNS (TZO.com)
18
Figure 5-11: Setup Tab - MAC Clone
19
Figure 5-12: Setup Tab - Advanced Routing
20
Figure 5-13: Routing Table
21
Figure 5-14: Wireless Tab - Basic Wireless Settings
22
Figure 5-15: Wireless Tab - Wireless Security (PSK-Personal)
23
Figure 5-16: Wireless Security - PSK2-Personal
23
Figure 5-17: Wireless Security - PSK-Enterprise
24
Figure 5-18: Wireless Security - PSK2-Enterprise
24
Figure 5-19: Wireless Security - RADIUS
25
Figure 5-20: Wireless Security - WEP
25
Figure 5-21: Wireless Tab - Wireless MAC Filter
26
Figure 5-22: Wireless Client List
26
Figure 5-23: Wireless Tab - Advanced Wireless Settings
27
Figure 5-24: Security Tab - Firewall
29
Figure 5-25: VPN Passthrough
30

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