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Router problems I reset my router password. Now can't go online with my laptop but desktop works fine. I typed 192.168.1.1 into address bar but get a page that says invalid address. Router is linksys.

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Your laptop has the old password for your wireless router stored in it...it will depend on your version of windows as to how you can delete the old settings...usually you can right click on the wireless network icon on the bottom right of your task bar to view available wireless networks and go from there...if may be able to select "repair" there and enter the new password for the wireless router

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do not worry about it..
if you are still online with the desktop..
Step 1:
Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer.

Step 2:
Go to the Address bar and enter your router’s IP Address ("192.168.1.1" is the default IP of most Linksys routers) then press [Enter].
If should ask for a user name and a passwd.. if it is not ..try with 192.168.2.1 or 192.168.5.1 if still not..
then for a dsl connection you might have changed the ip address of your router..

To check ipaddress
click start then run and in run type cmd and click ok..
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Open a web browser such as Internet Explorer.

Step 4:
Go to the Address bar and enter your router’s IP Address
then press [Enter].

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ans below the wireless tab select the Wireless Security sub tab.in the blue bar. check for the defalt transmit key and key 1 if its already setup, then make a note of the key and go to Step 12 if not setb up wireless security first

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The result will be a string of random characters. Copy the resulting string since this will be the key to your wireless network.
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Step 11:
Click 3695-017.png.

Step 12:

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