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Securing my wireless network DIR615

Neigbours are using my wirless network. I have opened the URL page on my computer and put on a password (maybe this only secures the internal part of my computer). It is a DIR 615 wireless router. My network name comes up to friends in my house and neighbours. Do I have to make my computer invisible to stop this or can I have a password for anyone to access my internet.

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  • eecom May 11, 2010

    Hi…I can lend a hand with setting up security if needed. Basically you need to: 1) change the router login password, 2)change the SSID (the network name), and 3)set up wireless encryption, preferably WPA.

    There are other settings you can enable, but these three are the most important.

    Can I ask if the password you've set is the router login password? This is a good first step..Thanks

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The password you entered should prevent people from using yor network unless they have the password. Your network will still show on other peoples settings when they check for networks to connect to, but now you have added a password for your router it should say secured next to it when they try to use your network it will ask them for the password - pin - etc... and if they do not have it then they should not be able to access your router. Why not try to see if one of your neighbours can still access it now you have protected it with a password.

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Connect a LAN cable from the D-Link to your laptop/computer's LAN port, open the browser on your laptop/computer and enter the D-Link's configuration URL..
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The default PW = blank (just press Enter) You can now change the default admin password.
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Connect computer to the router no 1 slot on the back.

Go to computer open Internet Explorer.

Login to the Linksys Router page(usual address 192.168.1.1 after reset).

This will prompt for the user name password for you.

Leave username blank type password =ADMIN or admin

Login to router and go to wireless tab.

Below click on security tab.

On the wireless security tab and select this as WPA personal.


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Click on save settings and reboot the router.

Your wireless network is now secured.

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Try RESETTING the Netgear back to the default setting and then configure it again.
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Go to the wireless configuration and set up the SSID and WPA or WPA2encryption.
Apply these settings to the wireless card in your laptop/computer.

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Welcome to Fixya. If you want Password on your router you need to access the Wireless Settings Page. To access the router page you need a working computer that is connected to the router. To access your router you need to use a computer that is connected to it. Open a Browser then type 192.168.0.1 or http://routerlogin.net. The Default username is admin and the password is password. Password is case sensitive.

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Is there any computer connected to the router ?
If not then you will need to connect the computer to the router.
Do not change any wireless settings on the router with the wireless computer.
you will need to connect the computer to the router with the Ethernet cable.
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You can secure your wireless network wit WEP or WAP code.
For that Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link.
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or
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or
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If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it.
Then it ask for user name and password.
Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or blank.
Then you can see configuration page of router.
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2. Start your browser and enter the router's configuration URL
3. Enter the router setup, login and password
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ok...
first you need to find the default gateway of the router,u need to do this settings in the computer which is wired to the router,securing the network over a wireless connections is not suggested..
click on start,run,and type in cmd,hit enter,a black box should appear in that box type in ipconfig and hit enter,once you hit enter it will give u a lot of results check the default gateway(default gateway should look like this 192.168.2.1)now open an internet explorer page and remove the website name that present in the addess box,now without http or www type in the numbers,it will tell you to put in the user name and password,username is blank and password is admin (this is generic to all the microsoft routers provided you have not changed it earlier,if u ave changed it then put in the user name and password that you have setup,now it should open a microsoft router page,in that page you will see an option which says wireless click on wireless and then under wirless you will have the wireless security,now you need to enable the security adn choose the type of secuirty type and save the settings once you do that you wireless connection should be setup with a security code...
PS:when you make your wireless network secured make sure that the computer is connected wired to the rotuer..

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