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Acer how to setup

I have an Acer C720 Cromebook. When I go to set up , it says I have a "badphrase" when I put in the password after I entered the SSID. What does that mean??

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  • mdsjjs
    mdsjjs Feb 10, 2014

    It still does not work-rechecked everything. Do some routers not work with Acer Chromebooks?

  • Leonard Lee
    Leonard Lee Feb 11, 2014

    Hello again, OK the next step is to connect directly to the modem itself. to do this we need to connect a ethernet cord directly from your modem to your laptop. This will enable you to view and edit your modems settings. email me with your with info regarding your modems model number. computershack.leo@gmail.com Good Day

  • Leonard Lee
    Leonard Lee Feb 11, 2014

    You Can Also Reset the modem to it's origanal factory settings by pushing the reset botton on the back of your modem. Hold the botton in for at least 20 seconds then use the ssid and network key (Passphrase) found on the modem.

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Hello. This may help. Your Wireless Network name and SSID are one in the same. Lot's of people will customize there wireless network name (SSID) like "smithfamily". However, if it wasn.t customized the default SSID should be used. This can be found on the sticker on your modem. Now then, as you know, when you try to connect to your network you are prompted to provide a network Key or PASSPHRASE. The same applies here as above, if it was customized then the Key or PASSPHRASE will be different then the default Key or Passphrase found on your router.--So when it say's you have a "badphrase", your Key or PASSPHRASE is incorrect.. Good Luck

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