What does this price mean? I never had an issue till I upgraded the firmware and sp 2 with XP. LucidSnake , Aug 27, What about the european version 1. The setup was so easy compared to the Linksys I kept waiting for more screens to come. If you get her, be sure to hang on the connection. Just another case where you don’t want to keep your firmware updated without researching the update.

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I gave up on Linksys. I will keep you posted. Its a router for more experienced people.

Wireless-B BroadBand Router (BEFW11S4) – Config Router Linksys To Repeater

It wont let you down if you dont mess with it. I would still like to use the BEFW11S4 so if someone really gets this figured out please let us know. Funny thing about this though: Linksys 4 Routeg Wireless Routers.

The connection is also lost whether you are connected to any outside servers or not. JimSeidelOct 17, Linksys support saidthe default setting when enabled, is for cable. My solution was to exchange it with a WRT54G and that broadbnd just fine. It works with version 1. Whenever they attempted any network operations they would time out. I am using this router for my SBC Yahoo! I never had an issue till I upgraded the firmware and sp 2 with Begw11s4.


BEFW11S4 Wireless-B Broadband Router

This was not acceptable. The network would hang one or two times a day. This item doesn’t belong on this page. LucidSnakeSep 8, Ive found that it wigeless a very easy and basic interface with advanced options for those who know more about networks, I myself dont however.

So far this has worked for me but it could be coincidence that the real cause if there is another has not occured. Setting up the router was a bit more challenging; I copied the configuration from my befw11s device and enabled DHCP to start issuing IP numbers out of wkreless of my 2 static machines.

Well, now I have my router working as a hub and I do not know how to revert it to the original state.

Last bit Oh yes, with the configuration just previously mentioned, it has been running without a reboot for 5 weeks, Broadbans use heavy bit torrent and a bit of windows medial player default settings.

Then I upgraded the laptop from windows to XP and things got worse! If you have not bought this router, don’t do so. Show More Show Less.


Linksys BEFW11S4 – wireless router – 802.11b – desktop

So far so good with this change. I can not imagine a different wireless router working as well for me. I cannot even ping it It has been running 5 weeks also without a reboot for the girlfriend who only uses wireless i only used hardwired.

It is already obvious I will not be looking back. You can change the setting on the Setup page of the software by putting a tick in the radio button for MTU “Enabled”. Judging by the bad reviews on Amazon and elsewhere it appears that many people have been unable to fix similar problems with this device. It has been dropping the connection almost every day requiring that the router be reconfigured by the setup software.

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