How to configure a wireless router connected to a network hub?

By lhites ·
Our office has a wired network that provides internet through a gateway PC. We bought a wireless router and had it connected upstairs to one remaining cable of the wired network to WAN connector of the router. The idea is to provide access point for laptop users upstairs (all ports on network are filled). How do I configure the router to provide internet access to wifi devices? The wired network is configured with this static gateway ip:

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Set it to bridged mode.

by seanferd In reply to How to configure a wirele ...

And otherwise follow the instructions for your particular device. The router should be pointing to like all the wired devices.

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And the ip of the wireless router

by TobiF In reply to Set it to bridged mode.

should be set to an available ip from same subnet.

Best is to assign a static address outside of the DHCP range the main router gives out.

Edited a bit for clarity.

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by lhites In reply to Set it to bridged mode.

Thank you, will try this out today.

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