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Secure my wlan

When i create a password to my wlan the other computers in the house can not acsses to the router

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What you need to do is go to every computer and enter the password for your wireless network. It should work after that.

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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Sorry to said but you have to use the correct WLan password. If you don't know this password you have to connect at the router's settings page using an ethernet connection, locate the Wi-Fi (or Wlan) section and at the security section find the requested password.

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You will need to check the wireless settings of the router.
Is there any computer online using the router.
check the IP address on that computer.
If yes then you can open the router set up page on that computer.
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Is there any computer connected to the router with the Ethernet cable?
If not then you will need to connect the computer to the router with the cable.
Check the IP address on the computer. Open the router set up page.
Once you open the set up page, you will find the option to make it secured

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Hi Friend,

Please follow the steps in order to resolve the issue:

1.Open the router page (192.168.1.1)
2.Enter the username and password (by defualt password is admin and leave the username blank)
3.In the router setup page click Wireless and fill the sections and mentioned
Wireless Network Mode-Mixed
Wireless Network Name- As per your choice
Wireless Channel-6-2.437GHz
Wireless SSID Broadcast-Enable and click Save settings.

4.Now click Wireless Security and select the Security mode as WEP
5.WEP Encryption should be 64 bits
6.In the Key1 enter a 10digit/10 letter password and click save settings.
7.Click Advanced Wireless Settings and fill the section as mention
Beacon Interval-75
Fragmentation Threshold-2306
RTS Fragmentation-2307 and click save settings.

8.Turn off the router for 30 seconds and then turn it on and try to connect your laptops.

I hope this will resolve the issue.

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You want to secure the wireless network.
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Security Code is configued in Wireless Router itself.

Please open your Wireless router Admin Panel in Internet Explorer. Please follow this steps.

1. Open Internet Explorer and type : http://192.168.x.x and press enter (x is router IP. Generally its 1.1 or 0.1)
2. Go to Wireless Security Tab and look there for Security code.

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You find all details regarding to access router in internet explorer from Product Manual. (you can download product manual from Manufacturer site)

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The owners manual should tell you how to do this but below is a summary.

Connect to your router via the cable connection by typing in the ip address of the router. Note the SSID, Password and security settings. Also make sure WLAN is transmitting via WiFi.
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SonicWALL Wireless Configuration Wizard To access SonicWALL’s Wireless Configuration Wizard, log on to the SonicWALL router, then click the Wireless button found within the left navigation bar of SonicWALL’s Web-based management interface. The Wireless Status page will be displayed. Click the Wireless Wizard button that appears toward the top-right of the screen.
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The wizard’s first step will appear as seen in Figure A. Step one addresses wireless local area network (WLAN) network settings. You must specify the WLAN IP address and subnet mask before continuing. In addition, a checkbox is provided for enabling Windows networking support between the wired local area network and the WLAN. Be sure to check the box to enable communication between the LAN and WLAN. Then, click Next.

Step two requires setting the Service Set ID (SSID), radio mode, country code and channel. The SonicWALL wizard provides a blank field for specifying the SSID. The default SSID is sonicwall. Consider changing the SSID to a value that reveals nothing about the organization or office in which it is deployed. I typically deploy SSIDs as HomeNetwork and BusinessNetwork, as doing so provides potential hackers with less information about a network (particularly in more heavily populated areas such as apartments and office parks).
On most SonicWALL routers, including the popular TZ 170 wireless model, three radio modes are available: 2.4GHz 802.11 b, 2.4GHz 802.11g or 2.4GHz 802.11g and b Mixed mode. Using the provided drop-down menu, select the mode you wish to use within your organization.

The last item to configure within Step 2: WLAN 802.11b/g Settings is the channel. Channels one through 11 are available options. Or, AutoChannel is an alternative choice and, in fact, the default. Choosing AutoChannel allows the wireless network equipment to automatically negotiate the best channel settings. Once the channel is specified, clicking Next continues to the next step.
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  • WEP + Stealth Mode – Utilizes Wired Equivalent Protection (WEP) to secure wireless communications.
  • Connectivity – Implements wireless communications featuring no encryption or access controls.
When selecting WiFiSec VPN Security and clicking Next, the Step 4: WiFiSec – VPN Client User Authentication page appears. This step helps create a user name and password for a new user with VPN client access privileges. The WLAN WiFiSec security setting will enable the SoniCWALL Group VPN feature. If you wish to edit user privileges, you can log on to the SonicWALL router’s Web-based administrative interface and edit user permissions by clicking Users | Settings.
After a user name and password are supplied, click Next to proceed to the wizard’s fifth step. The Step 5: Wireless Guest Services screen allows you to enable guest wireless access while also specifying the guest account name, password and account and session lifetimes.
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You need to access the router's setup page using a computer that has Internet connection through the router. To do that, launch IE from that computer and type 192.168.2.1. It will then asks for a username/password. Try leaving the username and password blank. If that doesn't work, try admin for username and leave the password blank.

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