Setting up a Linksys wireless router for the first time is a two-step process: Physically setting up the router and configuring the router's settings. Make sure you have enough Ethernet cables to connect the modem to the router and the router to your computer. Even though the router is wireless, a wired connection is must for the setup process.How can I access my WiFi router?
Accessing the Router's Settings (Windows and Mac) Open a web browser. To access your router's settings, you'll need to go online. Enter your router's address. Type the router's address into your browser's address bar and press ↵ Enter. Enter your router's username and password if prompted.How do I access my router IP?
Accessing the router. Once you have determined the IP address of the router you want to access, open an Internet browser window and in the address bar, type the IP address. So, if your IP address was 192.168.2.1 enter "192.168.2.1" in the address bar. If accessible, you should be prompted for a username and password.