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We have desktop and a laptop the laptop was down for a bit well we have it fix but now we can't use are wireless internet because we have forgot the password we have try 192.168.1.1 and 192.168.1.2 and192.168.1.10

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Goto the website of the manufacturer of the router and there will be a trouble shooter on there. It sounds daft but most have a default password which are the same as everyone elses!!

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