How can I set up my Linksys E4200 router without installation CD?
Every Linksys router comes along with installation CD, using which you can set up a new Linksys router into your network.
But if in case you had lost the installation CD then also you need not worry. Because in this very article, we will discuss in-depth about the steps involved in setting up a Linksys E4200 router without the installation CD.
In such a case, you will be required to download the setup from Linksys’s support site i.e., www.linksys.com/support.
Now comes the steps involved in the whole setup process. So let’s discuss these steps involved in setting up a Linksys E4200 router without the installation CD.
For performing various setup steps, you will require a computer that should have to be connected to a working internet connection.
On this computer, open up a web browser. In that, enter www.linksys.com/support in the address bar. It will open up Linksys’s support page.
Here setup of different Linksys routers will be present. So search for your Linksys E4200 router by entering the same in the Search field and then click on it to download the setup.
Then, a screen will be displayed, as shown below.
Here click on Downloads/Firmware option.
It will display the Hardware version of the router. You will be required to choose the Hardware version that suits your Linksys E4200 router.
While downloading the setup, you will be asked to agree to the End-User agreement. So after reading the same click on Agree.
Save the setup at the location you want to on your computer.
Now double click on the Linksys Connect setup file that you have downloaded.
After reading the Licence terms, check the box and click on Next.
Then instructions will be shown on the screen to connect the Linksys router. Follow the same. Then click on Next.
Then, a screen will be displayed, as shown below. Do not close this window.
Then, a screen will be displayed, in which the setup process will automatically generate a Router name and Password. You can change these settings as you require. Once done, then click on Next.
Then, you will be required to enter the DSL connection details. Once done, then click on Next.
In the end, you will get a confirmation message stating you are connected to the Internet. Click OK to continue.
This will open up a window displaying options using which you can personalize the network settings.
By this, you had successfully set up your Linksys E4200 router that, too, without the installation CD. Now configure your router as per your network requirements, and you are done with your Linksys router.
By this, we also wrap up our discussion. We had elaborated each step involved in the installation, in great detail. But if you encounter any issue with these steps, then you are requested to kindly contact on Linksys’s official website to seek technical support.
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