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Problem after upgrade to 3.04

Discussion in 'Other Linksys Equipment' started by rivarde, Feb 6, 2006.

  1. rivarde

    rivarde Guest


    I have a WAP54G V1 (I think.... i have 7 leds on the front panel).
    I had the firmware 2.08 and i did an upgrade (wired) to 3.04.
    The upgrade was done succesfully.

    But, after the upgrade, i lost the connection to the web interface. The LAN port still up but i cannot ping.
    I did a hard reset (30sec.) and i still can't get the web interface (no user and pass popup). I tried to connect on my AP with my old ip no success. I tried the and too .... no success.

    If i scan the wireless network with the NIC on my laptop, i can see the ssid from my AP (it agrees with the MAC address below the box). I tried to access web interface with the wlan interface.... no success.

    So, actually the AP are up. All the leds on the front panel is OK. I really don't know if the lan port on the access point has an ip address and if it has one, i don't know it is which. I know that the AP is up because i can see the ssid with a wireless card.

    I need help.

  2. tcp_ipieter

    tcp_ipieter Guest

  3. howardp6

    howardp6 Network Guru Member

    Next time reset the WAP54G to factory defaults before doing the upgrade of the firmware from a wired connection.
  4. Gamecock

    Gamecock Guest

    I have the same problem, and that doesn't work for me. Any other Ideas?
  5. anonymus

    anonymus Guest

    I'm having the same problem here too!

    I have a WAP54G v2 connected to a Cisco router at my company. I tried to upgrade its firmware from version 2.08 to version 3.04. After it prompted me a message saying that the firmware upgrade was a success, I reset the AP. After that my WAP54G setup cd was unable to locate the AP at all.

    What can I do to solve this? Please help! Thanks!
  6. xorange

    xorange Guest

    I am having the same exact problem.
    WAP54G v2, flashed successfully to 3.04, now no web access & setup program cannot find it, but wireless works fine with default ssid.
    Does anyone at all have a fix for this??? I can't find any solution anywhere. People keep saying "Oh, I fixed it." but they don't indicate how. Any applicable help would be greatly appreciated!
  7. howardp6

    howardp6 Network Guru Member

    I had a problem after flashing to 3.03 from 2.08. I reset the the WAP54G v2.0 back to factory defaults by pressing the reset button and flashed the firmware back to 2.08. I was able to connect to the WAP54G at its default IP Address of through a wired connection with the wired NIC with a static address in the 192.168.1.X range. I reset the WAP54G to factory defaults by using the Web interface. I then reflashed back to 3.03, all through a wired connection and the WAP54G. The WAP54G worked properly afterward, I the setup the WAP54G.

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