"tm" wrote:
>thx for the reply
>it was the router - I upgraded the firmware and now everything seems to be
>working fine;
>this was one step I avoided as the version that came in the box matched the
>download from the web site, but I did it anyway, and it worked; go figure

On a good 40% of the Linksys hardware I have setup, I had to Restore Factory
Defaults before I could make it fly. I now do that as a first step, and I have
not had a problem since. Might just be that they don't travel well.