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I connected a laptop, however it got stolen, so I have a new laptop, how do I start over with my linksys system? should I just connect the proper wires and use the cd as if I had never done this before?

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Yes that will be better since you have a new laptop , so better reconfigure everything like you have a new system....

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No. All you have to do is to go to Start / Control Panel / Wireless network Setup wizard, open it, follow it, select your router and input your router's password - if you had one.

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Your new laptop,

Are you searching for a new wireless network? Then your router doesn't show up on the list of networks?

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