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Obtaining my wpa code to allow a new device on my private network

I am unable to access my router's menu so that i can obtain my encryption code i believe i have a wep encription on my wireless network.

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  • Anonymous Jan 23, 2008

    i am told by system support through my employer that i need my web encryption code & my essd number from my router 2350.

  • Anonymous Jun 22, 2008

    i need the wap code to excess to the internet to play my xbox 360 on line

  • wahooville77 Sep 26, 2008

    lost code to internet then got laptop and cant get internet connection while at home (wireless anyway) how do i get a new one?

  • Anonymous Oct 04, 2008

    i cant get an internet wpa code for my xbox because i do not know where it is?

  • Anonymous Jan 17, 2009

    cannot connect xbox 360 via wireless adapter, where do i find a wpa code

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  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2009

    i have a netgear wireless router that will not connect to my xobox 360 that means i am unable to acces xbox live can you help me?

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Wire your computer to the router and change the access code from there... if you need the username and password for the router, you must then do a hard reset. search google on how to do that for your specific router. Google is your friend.

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    1. Open the browser(Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox).
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