help please..silly old wireless routers

  swampy123321 16:22 20 Jun 2006

ok...i have brought a belkin adsl modem with wireless g-router to get wireless for my psp ...ive tried seting it all up still no luck ived had it for months and every now and then i try again no luck says i have to set it up on the internet while its pluged in but i cant it says theres no internet connections please help

  mgmcc 16:44 20 Jun 2006

You set up a router by connecting the PC to it by ethernet cable and then entering its IP address into a web browser - for a Belkin router the IP address is

If this doesn't work (and you *DON'T* need to be connected to the internet to access its Setup pages), you may have to give your network adapter a fixed IP address in the same range, for example with Subnet mask

  swampy123321 17:28 20 Jun 2006

do i still ned my modem i got with the aol package ?

  ade.h 18:45 20 Jun 2006

No. You can't use an ADSL modem with a router. That's why ADSL users have to buy modem/routers and cable users have to use cable/DSL routers that accept their proprietary Ethernet-based modems.

By the way; months of trying? You should have come here sooner! ;-)

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