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Detects wireless network but when i put in network key , doesnot recognise it ?

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You have a router? yes! make sure your router is not filtering MAC addresses, if so, you might want to disable that. Also if your router has anything like turbo, speedbooster all that sort of stuff, you might want to turn that off and just use 802.11b and/or G protocols...I dont have much information on what sort of setup you have, but I am sure this could provide a few pointers

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