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1) Install the wireless card to your new computer first (if doesn't have any)
2) See the status of your network, go to wireless network
3) Select your wireless network and select "connect"
4) Put your WEP key (if any)

You don't need have access to your wireless router in order to get connected,
only you have to know is your wep password or key (if any) -

If you don't have any key or pass you only must to kit "connect" and that's it.

Let me know if you have further questions

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