switch off the laptop wireless connection.. switch near handle.
If the Satcom is turned off, there is no DHCP server,,,, so:
set the troubleshooting computer to: Static IP 192.168.1.100surf to 192.168.1.1
Hard-wire Ethernet connection to the RJ45 in the Pedestal.
WRT54GL Log In
And yes those are asterisks or stars included in the password
The Satcom is a Thrane&Thrane SwiftBroadband
Aircell Aviator 300 , tt5040A SBU