If the wireless network connection is slow or intermittent then you can try changing advanced wireless settings or wireless channel on the router.
He currently manages a group of systems/network administrators for a privately owned retail company and performs networking/systems consulting on a part-time basis.Upgrading a Linksys WRT54G v5 wireless router is a bit more complicated than most of the other Linksys WRT54G wireless routers.Check out the Cisco Routers and Switches Archive, and catch up on David Davis' most recent columns.Want to learn more about router and switch management?Keep in mind that this is the basic version—Talisman Basic.
Sveasoft actually sports three different families of firmware: Sveasoft firmware for Linksys WRT54G and WRT54GS routers, Alchemy firmware that works with a list of routers (which is free and adds a lot of the features listed above), and the aforementioned Talisman firmware.
While this firmware is not free, neither is it expensive.
A yearly subscription includes unlimited upgrades and access to the company's tech support forums.
Follow these instructions and your wireless router will be running dd-wrt software in no time.
***DO NOT REBOOT THE ROUTER*** Windows: Click Start, Click Run, type command, and then click enter.
Based in California, this company has taken Linksys' source code and created new versions for replacing factory firmware.