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Need help or walk through on wireless security .? how and where do i look for information about my security lock and pass word.

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The Wireless Security is as follows:

1. Pick a name, phrase, that you'll remember. for myself I use Jason and the Star Commanders - and I will cycle the words around on a monthly/bi-monthly basis depending upon systems connecting.

The KEY that can be delivered to you is going to be either 64 or 128 bit encryption. The longer the word (multiple words work very nicely) the better the encryption (the more unbreakeable).

Most public & private systems use this method, they just don't tell you. One of my all time favorites is Bazooka (after the bubble gum!)

2. Enter this Phrase into : PASS PHRASE and the web interface will create a WEP Key for you. Copy this KEY down and bring it to the PC/Laptop that you wish to wirelessly connect.

* Ok, I admit, I am not giving you the exact steps due to the nature of this website.

3. Enable WEP access, as well as your SSID (other screen), fix the data rate for AUTO or 6Mb, etc. Channels are only used if you are dealing with multiple routers with the same SSID.

4. Upon initial connection to wireless device (laptop, desktop, etc) you will need to enter the KEY (and possibly confirm) upon connecting - it is not case sensitive, but as a standard, just enter in lower case.

If you need further assistance, or a clearer walkthrough the process, please do not hesitate to call 906-495-1707, generally available till midnight eastern time.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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    • If the wireless network passphrase is visible, review it and use it to log devices onto your network.
    • If it is not visible, you can change your wireless passphrase; however, changing the passphrase will cause you to lose your wireless connection. Connect your computer to the router with an Ethernet cable before entering a new passphrase into the text box and clicking Apply.

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Hi tabia tabz, Nintendo has an excellent walk-through on fixing just that issue. Instead of just re-ryping their information I will post it exactly as they had it because they offer very nice images of exactly what you need to do each step which should help you alot.

Here is what Nintendo states:

Error Code: 051099 Was this information helpful?Unable to use your wireless signal
Likely cause: It appears that the settings entered into the Nintendo DS are not compatible, or the router's broadcast settings should be changed.
How to fix: Try creating a new connection with your system. Nintendo DSi owners trying to play multiplayer games will want to be sure to read the "Trying to play online multiplayer with Nintendo DSi."

  1. Create a new connection: This error can occur if a setting (like your network's name) has changed since you last connected. If it's been awhile since you connected, or if this is your first time connecting, creating a new connection file will often resolve this error code. Click the button below for your system and we'll walk you through the connection step-by-step.
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  2. Trying to play online multiplayer with Nintendo DSi
    Even if you are able to connect online and use other online features of the Nintendo DSi, if you are attempting to play multiplayer games but are receiving error code 51099 when you try and connect, then your router is likely using a security type - WPA - that is not compatible with Nintendo DS Game Cards.Try this:
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    5. Click on "Search for an Access Point."
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        lock_wpa.png WPA - This connection type is not compatible with Nintendo DS Game Card online multiplayer. Security will need to be changed to WEP or turned off in order to play online. Click here for more info.

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      • Change your router's channel setting to 1 or 11. By default, most routers broadcast on channel 6, which overlaps with other channels and may be weaker. For help doing this, click here and select your router brand and model (if available). The information you need is found in the "Broadcast Channel:" area.
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P.S. if you don't know how to set up the router I recommend calling them directly is a lot faster and they can walk you through the process 5-15minutes tops on the phone.

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