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Connecting laptop to a friend's netgear

My laptop works on a netgear router at home. I want to connect the laptop to another netgear router at a friend's house. I need an authorisation code but my friend cant remember it. Is there for example any way of finding the code by using my friend's laptop

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  • thomrobin405 Feb 17, 2009

    Yes, I'm trying to get a wireless connection. Many thanks for the advice

  • shartheclean Feb 21, 2009

    connecting my daughters laptop to my netgear dg834g

  • Atsekabe May 11, 2010

    Are you trying to connect wired or wireless?
    If wireless, do you see the SSID? The authorisation code appears after you select the SSID?


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You can have your friend log into the router with their laptop and check the setting in the router. Of course, your friend will need to remember what his password is for the router as well. If he doesnt remember that, then the only solution is to reset the router to the default.

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