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Where do i find the network key?

I have a linksys wireless-g broadband router connected to my pc. on my lap i have a linksys wireless-g notebook adapter model wpc54g.

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Re: where do i find the network key?

You can find the network key (wep key) on the web interface of your Linksys router (, under the Wireless tab, look on Wireless Security.

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I believe the main computer is online.
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here you will see the settings of the router.
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