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My hp laptop is asking me to enter (the network security key)& I don't know what it is, as I've also forgotten my PASSWORD!! PLEASE HELP!!

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1st solution:connect a lan cable in your laptop then open a internet browser,type your ip addres of your router then log in,look for wifi password.
2nd:if you dont know how to open the admin of router,look at the back of your router there's is a ssid and wifi password key.
3rd: if you dont know both of that,you will call a service technician to reset your router and encode a new wifi password

Posted on Feb 12, 2017

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SOURCE: network key/password

Resetting a router following the instructions in the users guide will generally erase all configuration in the router -- meaning all configuration will need to be completely redone. ASSURE YOU HAVE THE APPROPRIATE INFORMATION TO COMPLETE THIS TASK BEFORE STARTING.

User guides can generally be obtained by accessong the manufacturers website -- assuming the category is correct -- this link should get you to the belkin support web site.

http://www.belkin.com/support/

There appear to be up to 4 questions to answer at the top of the screen to get access to downloadable information. If you need additional assistance please ask.

Posted on Dec 12, 2007

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SOURCE: having trouble adding computer to wireless network

this is just easy.. what you should type is the encryption key only... if your security is wep, only the encryption key or key 1 is needed. if your security is wpa, only the passphrase is needed.. it is very CASE SENSITIVE.. but if you see that the name has changed to LINKYS_SES, then you have a problem there because your wireless settings has changed due to the button on your router which is the secure easy set-up on the upper left corner which is the cisco button.

Posted on Feb 21, 2008

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SOURCE: wireless secured network key code

Hi BabyDoll - to find your key, log in to your router. Enter 192.168.0.1 into your browser. If the defaults haven't been changed, the user is " admin" all small case without the quotes. There is no password. Just enter the user and leave the password blank. To get the key, click on the wireless button on the left. Then look down the page and you'll see the passcode fields. This is what you're looking for. Also take notice of what's above it such as WPA, WEP, etc. Write this info down. You can also go into your pcs that you use wireless on and put that key in and the kind of security (WPA, etc) so that it will not ask for it every time.
If this solves your problem PLEASE rate this as fixed. If not, DON'T RATE YET. Let me know what happened and I'll be happy to assist you further. If you need to know how to enter the info so that you won't have to enter it all the time let me know. I'll help you with that. Let me know what happens. Thanks.

Jeff

Posted on May 22, 2008

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SOURCE: Security key/ passphrase

The easiest workaround for this is to connect your laptop to the D-Link
with an ethernet cable.

Make sure your laptop IP address is configured for the same subnet
(example: 192.168.0.9)
Open your browser and go to http://192.168.0.1

Default username: user
Default password: (blank)

(This is of course assuming that you did not change your
default username/password)

Once you're in, change the passphrase to anything you want.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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SOURCE: i cannot connect my laptop

When you view the available wireless networks and then click on your wireless network connection, it will asks for a network/security key if this wireless connection is an encryption protected wireless network. This key is the wireless encryption key that is configured in the wireless settings of your router. Please click on this link and follow my instruction to connect into your wireless network :-
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5270415-network_password_network_address

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