+ 0 Votes Linksys division? iantrent 6 years ago Maybe somethings being lost in transation here. I have setup a few Linksys and have never tried to seperate it. You can turn off DHCP and utilize your own IP address. While this maybe really only complicate your life, if you you truely want to seperate the network, you will need s Cisco router and utilize VLAN's. + 0 Votes DHCP iantrent 6 years ago Make sure DHCP is enabled on the router. This should hand addresses to the clients.