Cisco is one of the router manufacturers that provide various technological devices worldwide. But configuring Cisco wireless router is kind of a difficult thing to work with. In order to successfully configure the Cisco wireless router with your broadband connection to access Wi-Fi in your devices then it down to the guidelines provided below. In this article, we have covered the complete guide to set up a Cisco wireless router with the broadband connection to get the Wi-Fi access in any device.
Guide to Setup the Cisco wireless Router:
Use this following right to set up Cisco wireless router with the broadband connection. Read the steps carefully before configuring the Cisco wireless router with broadband in your devices.
- Connect the Cisco router with the power outlet and insert the WAN cable into the Cisco router.
- Now connect your computer with the Cisco router using the LAN cable to get the configuration started.
- Now go to the device manager and locate the ports in the list.
- Now under the ports, look for the COM ports and identify the number beside the COM port in case you are connected with more than one COM ports.
- Now launch the PuTTY configuration which you can download from the internet for configuring the Cisco router.
- Now on the serial line input the COM alone without number and on the saved sessions select the router and click on the open button.
- Now a command prompt window will open up for you in your desktop.
- Now enter the following commands, ‘ena’ to enable the router.
- Now on the next line type the ‘config t’ and it will give you the access to configure a Cisco router in your computer.
- Now on the next line input the ‘int g0/0’.
- Again type this on the next line ‘no shutdown’.
- For the type this on next line ‘Default IP address dhcp’
- how to check the configuration and the connection type this following command ‘ping 126.96.36.199’.
- You should get the success message after doing the ping, in case you are facing any error then type this following command in next line ‘do ping 188.8.131.52.
- Now you will definitely get the success rate is 100%.
- Now enter this following command ‘int g0/1’
- On the next line type ‘IP address 192.168.2.1 255.255.255.0’
- Again type on the next line ‘no shutdown’.
- Now on the next line type, ‘exit’.
- Type ‘IP DHCP pool “Base”’
- Now input ‘network 192.168.2.0 /24’
- On the next line ‘default router 192.168.1.1’
- Now once you get the ok signal type this on the next line ‘DNS-server 184.108.40.206’.
- Now ‘exit’.
- Again ‘IP route 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 192.168.1.254’
- Again ‘int g0/0
- Next ‘ip nat outside’
- On next line ‘int g0/1’
- Next ‘ip nat inside’
- Then ‘exit’.
- Now type ‘ip access-list standard 1’
- Now type ‘permit any’
- Then ‘exit’
- Then ‘ip nat inside source list 1 int g0/0 overload’
- Then ‘exit’.
- Now need few moments to access this following commands and after it stops type ‘copy run start’.
- Then ‘reload’
- Then confirm it (confirm).
- Now the Cisco router will reload and it will be ready to use it.
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