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Symbol MC9090 unable to connect to wireless network...

I have a Motorola Symbol MC9090. I am trying to get it to connect to our wireless network. It picks up the signal, but cannot connect. I have checked and rechecked the settings (WEP key, IP Address, WIFI is turned on, etc.) and everything seems ok. I brought it home, and was able to connect it to my home network without any problems. Any suggestions?

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  • TheFishGuy
    TheFishGuy Jul 29, 2009

    DHCP is not enabled in the router. We are using static ip addresses, so the MAC address of the RF Gun shouldn't need to be coded into the router.

  • TheFishGuy
    TheFishGuy Jul 29, 2009

    I've double checked the IP Address to make sure that 1) It is correct, and 2) It is an available address, and it is both. When I attempt to ping the RF Gun, I get a "Request Timed Out".

  • TheFishGuy
    TheFishGuy Jul 29, 2009

    I've double checked the IP Address to make sure that 1) It is correct, and 2) It is an available address, and it is both. When I attempt to ping the RF Gun, I get a "Request Timed Out".

  • TheFishGuy
    TheFishGuy Jul 29, 2009

    I've double checked the IP Address to make sure that 1) It is correct, and 2) It is an available address, and it is both. When I attempt to ping the RF Gun, I get a "Request Timed Out".

  • TheFishGuy
    TheFishGuy Jul 29, 2009

    I've gone through all of these already. That's why I'm at a complete loss. I've even done both a cold and hard reset of the RF Gun.



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Check in your router MAC security
if in your router MAC security is enabled then only those can connect whose MAC addresses are in allow list in router.

you can access your router with following link

for belkin router

type user name as "admin" and password as "admin" or blank or "password

then go to wireless advanced security then check MAC security if enabled then add your moto MAC in allow list.
Let me know .

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

  • kishor
    kishor Jul 29, 2009

    so check your RF gun ip addrsses and check in router test ping tool that you can get reply from rf gun ?
    Please rate my solution if you think that i give you technical info.
    Thanks sir.

  • kishor
    kishor Jul 29, 2009

    check your ip addreses of rf gun
    check that subnet mask is same as your router subnet mask.
    And set gateway ip in your rf gun is your router ip adrese.
    Also then try to reset your rf gun to defaults then set again ip net mask and gateway.



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