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Need help figuring out the wep code of my router.

I need help figuring out the wep code of my router.

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Linksys router:
Go to 192.168.1.1
when the login box appears, type in the password admin, leave the username blank. (If you set a different username and password, type that in)
Then click on the Wireless tab, then Wireless Security. There you will see your encryption key. look at this page for a sample:
http://www.pcwintech.com/showimage?file=files/screenshots/Linksys-WRT54G_v8/005.png

Click on this link or copy and paste the complete link into your browser.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

Posted on May 20, 2009

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