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New laptop, have wireless can't connect,no passkey or adminlogin

I know this has been asked before but I need a clear answer. I bought a new laptop and I want to connect to my wireless network at home. It is picking up the network but I can't connect to Internet, it needs a passkey. Also, I don't have the admin login. HELP please.

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  • lee096 Jan 25, 2009

    I've tried that but it brings me to a page asking for a security key or passphrase and says "the person who setup the network can you give you the key or passphrase". I'm not even sure who up the network. How do I find the key or passphrase?

  • lee096 Jan 25, 2009

    by the way, my router is a Netopia 3000

  • lee096 Jan 25, 2009

    Hmmm, maybe I'm just not getting it. It picks up the network and even says my connection is excellent but won't allow me onto the Internet because it needs this security key or passphrase. By the way, I really appreciate your assistance.

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Click on the start button in the lower left hand corner of the screen. Then click on connect to. There you should be able to add your wireless network and connect to the internet.

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  • Joe Hogan Jan 25, 2009

    i see. you can add the wireless network as if it is a new one. just go back to the connect to spot and do that .. good luck

  • Joe Hogan Jan 25, 2009

    sorry i cant be there to assist u in person.

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