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Cant connect to my router through laptops built in wireless/ps3

I recently got a new laptop(runs vista, not sure if that's important or not) and tried to connect to my wireless network via the laptops built in wireless. For some reason it wouldn't connect. I used WEP on my network, and I have made sure that the password i entered on the laptop is the correct one.
However, when I plug in my laptop to my Buffalow wireless device via an ethernet cord to connect to the d-link it works just fine.
I recently also just uninstalled and reinstalled network magic from the computer the D-link is connected to, and made a new wireless network with no security to see if that would work, but my laptop still recognizes my network as having security when I search for wireless networks. Any idea how i can connect to my network with my laptops built in wireless would be much appreciated. Thank you.

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Restart your wireless router and try again...
check the settings on your wifi router and on your desktop....

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