Belkin F5D8231-4 - N1 Wireless Router driver and firmware

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  • User Manual - Page 3

    Table of Contents 1. Introduction ...1 Advantages of a Wireless Network ...1 Placement of your N1 Wireless Router ...2 2. Product Overview ...6 Product Features ...6 3. Knowing your Router ...9 Package Contents ...9 System Requirements ...9 Setup Assistant Software System Requirements ...9 4. Connecting and Configuring your ...
  • User Manual - Page 9

    ... The simplest solution to avoid this is to simply reconnect by rerunning the VPN or AOL software, or by re-logging into the secure website. A second alternative is to change your computer's power management settings so... however, this may not be appropriate for portable computers. To change your power management setting under Windows, see the "Power Options" item in the Control Panel....
  • User Manual - Page 10

    ...Features In minutes you will be able to share your Internet connection and network your computers. The following is a list of features that make your new Belkin N1 Wireless Router an ideal solution for your home or small office network. Works with Both PCs and Mac® Computers The Router supports a variety of ...
  • User Manual - Page 11

    ... Assistant, second generation of Belkin's renowned Easy Install Wizard, takes the guesswork out of setting up your Router. This automatic software determines your network settings for you and sets ... In a matter of minutes, your Router will be up and running on the Internet. Note: Setup Assistant software is compatible with Windows 2000 and XP. If you are...
  • User Manual - Page 13

    Knowing your Router 1 2 section Package Contents Belkin N1 Wireless Router Quick Installation Guide Belkin Setup Assistant Software CD RJ45 Ethernet Networking Cable Power Supply User Manual Network Status Display Guide Wireless Security Setup Guide 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 System Requirements Broadband Internet connection such as a cable or DSL modem with RJ45 (...
  • User Manual - Page 18

    ... your Router Verify the contents of your box. You should have the following: Belkin N1 Wireless Router RJ45 Ethernet Networking Cable Power Supply Belkin Setup Assistant Software CD User Manual Network Status Display... if you are using an operating system other than Windows 2000 or XP, you must set up the Router using the "Alternate Setup Method" section of...
  • User Manual - Page 20

    Connecting and Configuring your Router Step 2 Set Up the Router - Run the Setup Assistant Software A. Shut down any programs that are running on your computer at this time. Turn off any firewall or Internet-connection-sharing software on your computer. B. Insert the CD into your computer. The Setup Assistant will automatically appear on your...
  • User Manual - Page 46

    ...your wireless network, a name called the SSID is used. The SSID is your network name. The default network name of the Router is "Belkin N1 Wireless" followed by six digits that are unique to your Router. Your network name will look something like "Belkin_N1_Wireless_123456". You can change this to anything you choose, ...
  • User Manual - Page 47

    ... wireless networks. This switch allows you to set the Router's wireless modes. There are several modes. Note: Some modes may require firmware updates to be enabled. Changing the Wireless Channel Using the Wireless Mode Switch 1) 802.11b+g+n Setting the Router to this mode will allow 802.... devices can join the network. Turning off the wireless function of your Router is a great way to ...
  • User Manual - Page 51

    ...use WPA2 security, all your computers and wireless client adapters must be upgraded with patches, driver, and client utility software that supported WPA2. At the time... client cards/adapters support WPA2, and that you have downloaded and installed the latest driver. Most of the Belkin wireless cards have driver updates available for download from the Belkin support site: ...
  • User Manual - Page 53

    ...IMPORTANT: Make sure your wireless computers are updated to work with WPA2 and have the correct settings to get proper connection to...: To use WPA security, your wireless network cards must be equipped with software that supports WPA. At the time this User Manual was published, ... patch from Microsoft is available for free download. This patch works only with Windows XP. Your Router supports WPA-PSK (...
  • User Manual - Page 68

    ... settings are lost or changed. It is recommended that you back up your current configuration before performing a firmware update. 1. Click "Save". A window called "File Download" will open. Click "Save". 2. A window will open that allows you to select the location where you want to save the configuration file. Select a ...
  • User Manual - Page 71

    ... Web-Based Advanced User Interface 1 2 3 4 5 section (1) (2) (3) Updating the Firmware From time to time, Belkin may release new versions of the Router's firmware. Firmware updates contain feature improvements and fixes to ... have existed. When Belkin releases new firmware, you can download the firmware from the Belkin update website and update your Router's firmware to the ...
  • User Manual - Page 72

    ...button and a new version of firmware is available, you will see a screen similar to the one below: 1. 2. To download the new version of firmware, click "Download". A window will open that allows you to select the location where you want to save the firmware file. Select a location. You can name the file anything you want, or ...
  • User Manual - Page 73

    Using the Web-Based Advanced User Interface 1 2 3 4 5 section 3. When the save is complete, you will see the following window. Click "Close". The download of the firmware is complete. To update the firmware, follow the next steps in "Updating the Router's Firmware". Updating the Router's Firmware 1. In the "Firmware Update" page, ...
  • User Manual - Page 74

    ...Web-Based Advanced User Interface 3. The "Update Firmware" box will now display the location and name of the firmware file you just selected. Click "Update". 4.... respond for as long as one minute as the firmware is loaded into the Router and the Router is rebooted. Click "... screen. When the countdown reaches zero, the Router firmware update will be complete. The Router home page should appear...
  • User Manual - Page 78

    ..." section of the "Utilities" page. Click "Apply Changes" to save the change. Enabling/Disabling Auto Firmware Update This innovation provides the Router with the built-in capability to automatically check for a new version of firmware and alert you that the new firmware is available. When you log into the Router...
  • User Manual - Page 86

    ... to start the installation. The Setup Assistant should start within a few seconds. If, instead, a window appears showing ... not able to find the Router during the installation process, there may be third-party firewall software installed on the computer attempting to access the Internet. Examples of third...Firewall. If you do have firewall software installed on your computer, please make sure that you...
  • User Manual - Page 96

    ...: To use WPA security, all your clients must be upgraded to drivers and software that support it. At the time of this FAQ publication, a security patch download is available, for free, from Microsoft. ... here: You also need to download the latest driver for your Belkin Wireless 802.11g Desktop or Notebook Network Card from the Belkin support site. Other ...
  • User Manual - Page 98

    ... with WPA-enabled software, a file from Microsoft called "Windows XP Support Patch for Wireless Protected Access" is available for free download. ensure that the wireless card's manufacturer supports WPA and that you have downloaded and installed the ...". Right-clicking on the "Wireless Networks" tab will display the following screen. Ensure the "Use Windows to configure my ...
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