said by disconnected :
There are a couple of entries that begin with 192.168.1 in the HOSTS file
said by dave:
He's probably talking about these:
where '192....' is part of the name, not the address
Exactly Dave. Those are entries in the MVPS HOSTS file. I don't know when they were added (the OP said he/she was using an older HOSTS file from a few years back on XP without problems).
I don't know either whether that is the only issue on his/her system.
BTW there is also a Linksys forum here:
(I don't know whether cross-posting is allowed in this case).