Linksys WRT54G & Powermac G5

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by bmwmcrzy, Oct 18, 2006.

  1. bmwmcrzy macrumors newbie

    Oct 18, 2006
    I purchased A wrt54g yesterday and my dual 1.8 powermac g5 doesn't not get an IP address assigned. My dell laptop connected just fine. I've done the firmware update, restarted the router & my g5 numerous times, I attempted to manually assign the IP, netmask and gateway with no luck. My g5 will connect to my old dlink router just fine.

    Any ideas?
  2. spicyapple macrumors 68000


    Jul 20, 2006
    In the TCP/IP panel of Network, System Preferences, try:

    1) Using DHCP
    2) Using DHCP with manual address (use a range

    Or you can access the router by typing into a web browser to access the Linksys menu and look over the settings to make sure there are no settings that restrict access.

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