Enabling MAC Filtering in WAG300N

How to enable the MAC Address Filtering in WAG300N.

Connect a computer to WAG300N.
Open Internet Explorer.
In the Address Bar type : [Default IP Address of WAG300N].
In the Popup for username and password, type admin for username and admin for password [default].

  • Once in the setup page, click on Wireless, the second tab on the top.
  • Than select Wireless MAC Filter [third sub tab under wireless.
  • Here you need to enable the option.
  • In the Access Restriction, you need to specify whether u want to prevent or permit the computers from accessing the Internet.
  • With firmware 1.01.01, you can list upto 50 Wireless MAC Addresses.
  • If you click on the Wireless Client List in the same page, you can see the MAC Addresses of the Wireless [DHCP clients] devices connected to the router.
  • The MAC Address is generally located at the bottom of the devices.

WRT150N with DU in U.A.E.

How to configure WRT150N in U.A.E with the ISP DU.
  • Connect a computer to WRT150N to any of the 4 ports.

  • Most of the times DU doesnt provide a modem cause its not required.

  • There is a Ethernet [Cat5] cable that should be connected straight to WRT150N.

  • Reset WRT150N for 20 seconds. The reset button is at the rear side of the router.

  • Turn OFF the WRT150N. Power it ON after 5 seconds.

  • Try Internet from the Computer connected to the router.

  • You should be able to go online. You can change the name of the Wireless Network.

  • Click on Wiereless Tab and configure the wireless settings there.

  • This process applies to all Linksys routers like WRT54G, WRT54GR, WRT54GC, WRT54GL, WRT54GS, WRT100, WRT150N, WRT160N, WRT300N, WRT310N, WRT330N, WRT350N, WRT600N, WRT610N etc.