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I cannot access my desktop, it is completely blank.

Each time i switch on the computer, it tells me about some security or protection stuff which is based on the fact that i visisted some websites

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  • Michael Patak May 11, 2010

    Have you run your anti spyware?

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    mark May 11, 2010

    is it saying you have viruses

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I have problem... if my laptop already on but i can see my desktop.. just i see my backround.. if i want the icons desktop i have tu click ctrl+alt+del.. why like this?? can i fix it?? how i want to fix my problem.. please help me...

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Reinstall your windows cd to fix it ...

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The default PW = blank (just press Enter) You can now change the default admin password.
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The first thing you should do upon completing a wireless connection with a D-Link router is to set up wireless security by accessing the router settings. This protects you against computer hackers trying to gain access to your bandwidth to commit fraud against you or others. It also restricts access away from those who live around you that would rather use your bandwidth instead of paying for their own. Unauthorized users can drastically slow your network speed.

1.Enter the IP address for the D-Link router into a web browser. The default address is 192.168.0.1. This address is typically located underneath the router. Load the page to access the login details.

2.Enter the login details. Refer to your records if necessary. The user name is usually "admin." Enter in your password. A blank password is the default. Load the page to access the router settings. Note: It's important to set a password, if you haven't already done so.

3.Click on the "Set Up" hyperlink and then click on the "Wireless Settings" hyperlink.

4.Scroll down until you see "Wireless Security Mode" and select your desired level of security from the drop-down. The type of security you select depends on the electronic equipment you want to connect to your network and the level of security you want to enable. See Resources for details on the different types of security available. If you are still unsure, WEP offers a decent level of security and works with almost all Wi-Fi enabled components like mobile phones, gaming equipment and laptops.

5.Enter in your desired password into the "Password" field and then enter in the password a second time in the "Re-Enter Password" field. Select "Save Setting" to enable wireless security on your D-Link Router.

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I have an HP Pavilion a1410n desktop PC. We just moved to a new house, and where I want to put the PC I'm having a difficult time getting wired internet access. I want to know if there is anything I can...


hi, you have a couple of options open to you for doing this, you could either buy a wireless receiver card that goes inside your desktop computer and then this will pick up the wireless signal the same as a laptop would once the software that comes with it is installed.

the other option you have open to you and the cheapest one would be to go out and buy a wirelss usb dongle you can buy these from all computer stalls and most shops that sell computer goods, you just plug this into your usb port on the computer and it then scans for all wireless signals the same as your laptop does all you then do is pick your own network and click connect, if you have any passwords protecting your network it will ask you to enter this before you connect, if you are unsure if its protected all you need to do is call your internet service provider and ask them if it has a password and if its secure.

if its not secure you could have your neighbours connecting to your wiresless network so you need to have some sore of protection, you should have been as you all ready use wireless for your laptop.

the best thing for you to do would be to go to a computer hardware store (maplin if you have one where you live) but any store will sell them and just tell them you need a usb dongle so you can connect your desktop computer to your wireless network.
these dongles are cheap to buy and saves you taking the desktop computer apart to insert a wireless card inside your computer so thats the option i would say would be the easiest and cheapest option open to you.

i hope that gives you the info you was looking for.
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