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How do I find my network key to use a new laptop with my router ?

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First connect your router to computer with ehtenret cable.
Then access it with following link.
http://192.168.1.1
or
http://192.168.0.1
type user name as "admin" and password as "admin" or blank or "password"

then go to wi fi security then check WEP or WAP key you have to set new key because it is in * or # format then save settings and restart router.
WEP or WAP key it is your password to connect wi fi internet ,
Let me know if you need more assistanse.

Thanks.

Posted on Sep 08, 2009

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To access the router page just open a browser then type 192.168.1.1, the Default username is blankand the password is admin. Go to the Wireless Tab select Wireless Security under the Security Mode you will see there Network Key or Wep Key. The Network Key or Wep Key serves as a password or security code on your network to make it secure.

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connect your router to computer with ethernet cable.
Then you can access it with following link.
for belkin routers http://192.168.15.1
for other routers
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or
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type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or blank or "password"
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hi,

your new laptop is asking a network key as you network(wireless) is a secured one.other laptops have this key already .in order to get the key,please open the internet explorer (or safari) in a working laptop and in the address bar type-192.168.1.1>>it will prompt you the username ,password page->>put "admin" as password and leave the username blank.once you logged into routers webpage,click on wireless tab and then click on wireless security subtab>>you can see the network key there.copy it or write down in a paper>>close that page.

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