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I set up an encrypted wireless network at my house, and have forgotten the encryption code. I have a guest that would like to access my internet with his ipod, is there a way to find my key?

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All wireless routers should have a hardware reset button, which will restore the device to factory settings. It is usually on the back and very small. You may need a pen or some thin object to press it.

Press and hold the button for a few seconds. The lights should flash or there should be some indication that the reset was successful. The router should now be just as it was the day you bought it. You will need to set up your network again.

After doing so, write down your key and keep it in a safe place! :)

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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