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Purchased a Toshiba L300D-12L and I cannot access my Netgear Wireless Router at home

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  • damwood Nov 22, 2008

    Hi sorry for the lack of information. It has Vista Home O/S, the router is a Netgear Wireless G, which does not show in the available networks. In fact no available networks show when searched. The Toshiba is WiFi enabled. Thanks for the previous information, which I have not tried yet, just in case there is a different way with the further information I have given. Thank you for your assistance.

  • P. Thomas
    P. Thomas May 11, 2010

    ok..so can we get a bit more specific here? is the toshiba running on xp or vista? do you have drivers for netgear for one or the other?

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Do you see the router in the available networks?
if so, router is perhaps MAC adress protected (that is not appearing as it is for wep under
available netwoks.
access your router config, usualy typing http://192.168.1.1 on a working computer connected
search for reference to mac access
and ad your toshiba's wifi mac to the list of allowed hardware

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