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My ISP is sympatico and I have a speedstream modem. I recently got a used TTX laptop and I bought a new Linksys wireless-G router to go with it. How do I set up the wireless to my modem so I can use the internet on the laptop as well? This has been driving me nuts.All the instructions I manage to find do not work. p.s. I'm not an expert at this but I try.

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Well there should be an icon on the botom right corner of the computer that is being conected. First you will need to right click it and say view wirlless networks. Then on the list it should show the one that is in your home tell it to conect. It might ask for a WEP password the password is on the botom of he router if you did not change it after buying it.
I hope this would help and do not forget to vote if this helps.

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