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there is nothing really specific that i want to do but more rather just make sure i have set everything up to its best capability.
ddwrt has been suggest i will download that but will have no idea how to use it...
is there anyway i can test for a insanely fast internet connection as well?
you use ddwrt the same was. its just more stable and comes with a million more options.

to test speeds you can transfer a large file form one computer to the other to see the speeds you get.
or you could take your router to a local college and see how the wireless performs on the internet
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post #12 of 17
* Install DD-WRT.
* Set it up to bradcast with WPA2 AES.
* Activate simultaneous dual band (Both G and N at the same time).
????
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Yep, thread reborn smile.gif

Anyone want to help me on the DD-WRT? It looks like it isn't supported. Is it worth trying the pre-release?
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post #14 of 17
Take a look at this link

http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Linksys_E4200

It seems like support is still experimental, so I suggest you to wait for a while or proceed with caution.
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Take a look at this link
http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Linksys_E4200
It seems like support is still experimental, so I suggest you to wait for a while or proceed with caution.

See, that's where I am wondering. Being experimental and all, how much of a risk is it? And is there any way to get an estimate when it will be done? What about tomato? I have never used that because DD-WRT has always been available
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TBH I don't know. Since it's open source development, it could be done in days, weeks, or even months. I suggest you to stick to the stock firmware until a newer version of DD-WRT is released for your router. Also, why don't you see if there are updates for your router's firmware straight from Cisco?
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TBH I don't know. Since it's open source development, it could be done in days, weeks, or even months. I suggest you to stick to the stock firmware until a newer version of DD-WRT is released for your router. Also, why don't you see if there are updates for your router's firmware straight from Cisco?

Sounds good. Thanks! And I already got the newest smile.gif thanks for the help though!
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