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Network Key hi......i have wireless internet throughout my house. I just bought a new laptop....but when i try to access the wireless internet...i need to input a "network key" or password in order to use our wireless internet. How do i find out my network key number/password?

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  • Anonymous Apr 12, 2008

    added a laptop to my house but it wont let me in without a key or passphrase how do i get it

  • teodoras Apr 12, 2008

    in order to find network key I have done, wat was described in one of comunity forums: I typed in the address bar http://192.168.1.1. This should have have given to a window for password "admin". Insted it gave me description on how to set up my network. What I need is to connect my second computer to the network wirelessly. Please help.

  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2008

    hi......i have wireless internet throughout my house. I just bought a new laptop....but when i try to access the wireless internet...i need to input a "network key" or password in order to use our wireless internet. How do i find out my network key number/password?

  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2008

    I do not have my network key. How do I find out what it is.

  • Anonymous Apr 17, 2008

    I have looked through the desktop computer control panel for it, the numbers on the router, and everything, but turn up nothing.

  • lostincomp Apr 25, 2008

    What is my network key and where do I enter it?

  • Anonymous May 01, 2008

    cant remember my password but i kno my ip

  • burtman May 03, 2008

    how do i get a network security key or passphase????

  • priyamvatha May 06, 2008

    hi i've got a wireless-G broadband router... i've connected it to my PC and my broadband modem but when i try to set up the wireless connection the network password or the wireless key i enter is invalid.. moreover what should be the security mode i should use?? should it be WPA Personal or WEP?? hope someone gives me a solution.. i'd be really thankful...

  • tb1200 Aug 24, 2008

    my lap top lost internet i called verizon they said i need a net work key

    i do not no what that is or where it is need to get it

  • URNOTFORGOTT Oct 06, 2008

    i need my network security key

  • Anonymous Oct 28, 2008

    can't find network key or password



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Try to access the set up page of your router... go first to the command prompt and type in IPCONFIG then if youll get a valid ip add type in on the address bar 192.168.1.1.. admin is the password. on teh set up page pls clink on wireless then security... just change your password but be sure to remember it,

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Connect your PC to your router via a ethernet able, fro, the LAN ports to the machine. Reboot the router, wait 2 min, and boot up your machine.
Go to STARTt>RUN>type in CMD. Press Enter. In the black bix that opens, type ICONIFG.
Look for your IP Address. It should be 192.168.x.xxx. (X can be any number up to 254.) Subnet should be 255.255.255.0. Gateway IP should be 192.168.x.1.
If your IP address is 169.xxx.xxx.xxx, you are not connecting to your router. Put the Gateway Ip into your IE address bar. That should open a window that asks for your username and password. Put those in and go to the Security area, or tab. It should show your key there, and what security mode it is using, such as WEP, WPA, etc. There you can see what it is, or change it. Let everyone else using the router know about the change.
Good luck!

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