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Hi,,, i have problem with hp j8131a access point i cant enable the new SSID,,, as i tick the enable button... the tick dissappear after i refresh the page.

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  • Abdulfattah Safa Jul 24, 2009

    thank you for your help.... but it didn't work.. i sent you a mail with more details.
    waiting your answer.
    regards

  • Abdulfattah Safa Jul 24, 2009

    i did it many times.... with nothing new
    thank you

  • ted1430
    ted1430 May 11, 2010

    How many SSIDs do you have? Max is eight for this unit. Which enable checkbox are you talking about? There are only two in the SSID screen that I can think of and neither should show this behavior. One is for Spectralink and the other is for tagging VLAN packets which you'll probably need if it's an additional SSID.

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After enabling button for ssid you have save settings .Save option is in system menu thensave settings then it automatic restart and take effect.

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    kishor Jul 24, 2009

    Reset your router .
    You can reset your router with reset button it is in back side of router press it for 15 minutes then all settings are reset to defaults.

    Then you can enable your ssid.

    Thaknks for using fixya.
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  • kishor
    kishor Jul 24, 2009

    Reset your router .
    You can reset your router with reset button it is in back side of router press it for 15 minutes then all settings are reset to defaults.

    Then you can enable your ssid.

    Thaknks for using fixya.
    Please rate my solution if you think that i helpfull to you.
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  • kishor
    kishor Jul 25, 2009

    then you need to change your router it has some hardware issue .

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    kishor Jul 25, 2009

    sir please rate my solution.
    Thanks


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The SSID (Service Set IDentifier) is a token which identifies a 802.11 (Wi-Fi) network. The SSID is a key which is set by the wireless network administrator. You must know the SSID to connect to a 802.11 wireless network. However, the SSID can be discovered by network sniffing/scanning. By default, the SSID is part of the packet header for every packet sent over the WLAN.

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SSID Security Issues

Every user of the network must configure the SSID into their system. If the network administrator seeks to lock a user out of the network, the administrator must change the SSID of the network, which will require reconfiguration of the SSID on every network node. Some 802.11 NICs allow you to configure several SSIDs at one time.

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Default SSID's

Most 802.11 access point vendors allow the use of an SSID of "any" to enable an 802.11 NIC to connect to any 802.11 network. This is known to work with wireless equipment from Buffalo Technologies, Cisco, D-Link, Enterasys, Intermec, Lucent, and Proxim. Other default SSID's include "tsunami", "101", "RoamAbout Default Network Name", "Default SSID", and "Compaq".

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I think a functional explanation may be of some assistance to you.

The IP address is assigned to the server or client software, but not to the physical workstation which the software or device is installed.

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Some additional information that should assist you in better understanding a LAN.

The SSID (Service Set IDentifier) is a token which identifies a 802.11 (Wi-Fi) network. The SSID is a key which is set by the wireless network administrator. You must know the SSID to connect to a 802.11 wireless network. However, the SSID can be discovered by network sniffing/scanning. By default, the SSID is part of the packet header for every packet sent over the WLAN.

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  1. Obtain your network SSID and WEP. To simplify this process, press the Wireless button on the all-in-one, and select Restore Network Defaults . This turns wireless off and sets the all-in-one's SSID to hpsetup .
  2. Press the Wireless button to turn wireless back on. Look for hpsetup when you select your network.
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  • If the network is set up with an Apple AirPort base station and you are using a password instead of WEP HEX or WEP ASCII to access this network, you need to get the equivalent WEP key. See the documentation that came with the Apple AirPort base station for more information.
  • If IP address filtering is set up, verify that the unit address is listed.
  • If MAC address filtering is set up, verify that the unit address is listed. NOTE: HP cannot set up or change the SSID, WEP key or WPA passphrase. This information is required before connecting the HP All-in-One to the wireless network.
Step two: Connect to an integrated wireless WLAN 802.11 network Follow the procedure to connect the unit to the wireless infrastructure network:
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  2. Click Install .
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  4. Select Easy Install on the Choose Easy Install or Advanced Install screen.
  5. Select Through the Network on the Connection Type screen. Figure 2: Connection Type screen c01160788.jpg
  6. When it doesn’t find your device, click Next . Figure 3: Using Network Setup c01164746.jpg
  7. Plug in your device via USB (it will tell you when to disconnect later). Figure 4: Making a connection to your all-in-one c01160790.jpg
  8. Select your network from the list, and click Next . Figure 5: Wireless Network Setup c01160791.jpg
  9. Enter your WEP key (if applicable). Figure 6: Specifying your network security settings c01160792.jpg
  10. Once it has completed connecting to the network, click Next . Figure 7: Network connecting completed c01160793.jpg
  11. Disconnect the USB cable from the computer and the All-in-One . Figure 8: Disconnecting the USB cable c01160794.jpg
  12. Click Finish to complete the software installation process. Figure 9: Software installation complete c01160795.jpg

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