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I want to add my laptop to my desktop's network, but I don't know what my security key is

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Unless you printed that information off or saved to a text file after you set up the wireless security, you are not going to find it. There is an option though, if you know how to get into the router settings on the web browser, then you change the security key in the wireless security settings tab, then change all the devices in the home to that key.

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