Before starting the setup, verify whether you have a standard Internet connection.
Reset your router by having the Reset button pressed for 10 seconds (if you have already connected the router to any wireless device).
- Linksys router to the modem using the supplied network cable.
Next, connect your computer to the router using a standard Ethernet cable.
Once connected, turn on the modem, router, and computer.
Insert the Linksys Connect Setup CD into the computer’s CD drive to run the installation wizard.
In the AutoPlay window, select the Set up your Linksys router option to begin the setup.
If the CD-ROM is not supported, download the Linksys Connect software from the official Linksys site.
Open the downloaded file to run the installation wizard.
Agree to the EULA and select the relevant checkbox.
Click Next and skip the instructions to set up your Linksys router.
Wait until the Cisco Linksys E1500 router setup process is complete.
Your network name and network key will be automatically generated.