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Trying to figure out how to connect Gateway SX2800 to wireless router to set up network.

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With the help of your Gateway router, you can share your broadband internet connection with multiple wired and wireless devices. Backed by Gateway's online customer support, any issues with you network and router should be resolved promptly.

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Add wireless card to gateway sx2800-01


You add the printer to the router not the PC. Go to the manufacturers website for installation instructions. or follow the instructions on the disc. Set up is usually done with a wired connection anyway. But to make your tower wireless it is easier to add a wireless USB adaptor.

Jun 26, 2013 | Gateway SX2800-01 PC Desktop

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WIRELESS GATEWAY


How to View or Change Your Wireless Network Password


Symptoms:


You have lost or forgotten the password to your wireless network
You have lost or forgotten the password for the router, access point or other network device
You left the default password or used a weak password and someone has hijacked your network



Depending on the router, you can either view or reset the wireless network password (also referred to as the passphrase or security key) if you can log into the router. Some routers mask the wireless network password, so while you cannot recover it, you can enter and save a new password.


If you cannot log into your router because you have forgotten the router password or your network has been hijacked, please refer to "Lost or forgotten password for router or other device" below.


To view or reset a wireless network password:


Launch your Internet browser and type http://www.routerlogin.net in or http://192.168.1.1 or http://192.168.0.1 the address field for your browser. Enter the router's username and password.
The default username is admin, the default password is password.
From the left-hand navigation menu of the Router administration interface, select Set Up > Wireless Settings
Note: On some routers this option will be under BASIC > Wireless.
From the center screen, you find the current wireless security settings under the Security Options heading.


If the wireless network passphrase is visible, review it and use it to log devices onto your network.
If it is not visible, you can change your wireless passphrase; however, changing the passphrase will cause you to lose your wireless connection. Connect your computer to the router with an Ethernet cable before entering a new passphrase into the text box and clicking Apply.


Read more about Securing your Wireless Network.
If you cannot log into your router:


- If you were routed to the NETGEAR website or getting the "Page cannot be displayed" message when trying to login to router, make sure you are connected to the NETGEAR router. Check your wired connection and make sure cable is securely plugged in and LED is on. If wireless adapter is on, make sure you are NOT connected on a different wireless network.


- Unfortunately, there is no way to recover a lost or forgotten password from a router or access point; you will need to reset the device to factory defaults. However, once the device is reset to factory defaults, you can use the default access information to reconfigure your router settings. NOTE: Restoring factory defaults on a device will erase any customizations you have made. You will lose any configurations saved to the device!


See the following articles for more information:


Secure Your Wireless Network: WPA/WPA2 (Recommended)
Reset and Restore a NETGEAR device to Factory Default Settings
Default Password for NETGEAR devices

Jul 19, 2012 | Gateway Computers & Internet

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Samsung BD 6300 blue ray player does not connect to wireless access point. Gateway ping seems to be the issue, current gateway is on the network. Using my landlords router with his permission. Suggestions...


I'm not sure if I'm reading this right but, Is the Access Point in your apt? Or are you trying to access his router directly with your 'Player?


If you are trying to connect to an actual Access Point, try connecting to the AP from your computer either wireless or via the Ethernet cable and set it up to access his router/internet. When you can surf the Web or access his network on the computer using the AP then unplug the cable if you used it and just go into the Samsung's network settings and try again.

The only other thing I can think of is make sure his router is set to MIX, b/g/n speeds.

Jan 04, 2011 | 2wire Wireless-G 802.11g ADSL Gateway

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What is the security Key I am trying to set up my wireless connection but can not find Wireless Network Name (SSID) or Wireless Encryption Key:


Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link.
http://192.168.0.1
or
http://192.168.1.1
If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it.
Then it ask for user name and password.
Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or blank.
Then you can see configuration page of router.

Click on wireless settings enable wireless then enable WEP Security then add WEP code .It is your password to connect wi fi.Then save settings and restart router.
You can also find SSID to set network name in wireless settings.
Then you can connect your wi fi network with that code.

Let me know if you need further assistance.
Thanks for using FixYa.

Jun 02, 2010 | Gateway Wireless-B Router (wbr-100)

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Change my settings from wep to wpa I have a belkin 54g


when you change the wireless security on the router , it is recommended tht you will change the wireless network name also ( SSID ). Because when you try to connect to the wireless network on the computer, your computer will try to connect to the same old network name with the old wireless security settings. To avoid this you can change the wireless network name. WPA is supported by windows XP SP2 and above operating system.
If the operating system on your computer WINDOWS XP SP1 and if you are trying to connect using the windows utility then you would not be able to connect to the network .

Click Here for more information about the routers and networking

Jan 28, 2010 | Gateway Belkin 54g Wireless DSL/Cable...

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Won't connect on my Gateway SX2800-01 desktop


Are you trying to connect to the wireless network on the SX2800-01 or it is connected with the ethernet cable to the router ?
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Oct 11, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54GS Router...

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Im a new compaq presario cq60 owner- im trying to setup wireless network at home-att.is my only option in my area- have a 2wire 2701hg-b wireless router and cant get it to work internet,wireless only with...


You will need to check the wireless settings of the router.
You said that it works only with the ethernet connection but not with the wireless connection.
Check the IP address of the computer when it is connected with the cable to the router. note down the default gateway number.
Open the set up interface of your router with the Default gateway number.
once you are able to open the set up interface of your router, you will be able to change the wireless settings of the router.
after that you will need to conncet to the wireless network on your laptop.

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Oct 06, 2009 | 2wire 2700HG-B Router (2700HGB)

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Having problems connecting a lap top computer to the internet.


Connect the router directly via lan to your computer.
goto setup of the router: usuallly via the ip-adress of your router (see manual, usually: 192.168. ***.*)
Now look at the network security-settings .

May 11, 2009 | Belkin (F5D8231-4) Wireless Router...

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Wireless connection


Gateway should have it's own software but...you can start with Connect To on the Windows Start Menu and choose wireless connection.

What OS?

Mar 31, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Wireless set up problem - no gateway ip or limited connectivity


Connect using Lan Cable
be sure to enable java on your Browser.
Use ONLY IE: some router refuse other browser.
SET your PC on a static IP address on SAME subnet as your router (but of course different IP).
If subnet concept is NOT clear to just just ask here.
When connected with router (on Lan Cable) check every setting (WPA-PSK) TKIP key, Broadcast / Channel etc.
You can also disable every WLAN protection and restore it later.
Activate WLAN connection WHEN you are STILL connected.
Last but not least: SET your DNS IP address = your gateway IP (router)

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