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I want to secure my wireless network but i have gone to the address it gives me in the manual and it says that the address is not available my router is a d-link DKT-110 any suggestions

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Are you connected to the router using ethernet? I would connect with an ethernet cable, and then try going to the address.

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Many households have unsecured wireless networks, which can lead to hackers as well as leaks in confidential information. However, you can password-protect your wireless network by taking some basic steps.

Determine your network IP address by navigating to the "Start" menu and selecting "Run." In the Run dialog, type "cmd" (without quotes) and click "OK." The Command Prompt dialog opens. Type "ipconfig/all" (without quotes) and press "Enter." The command prompt will display a list of data for you network, including your IP address. Launch a Web browser and input your IP address in the address box. The control page of your router is displayed. Refer to the manual that came with your specific router on the manufacturer password/user name to login to your network. Usually the User Name is "admin" or "password" and the password is either "admin" or "password." Sometimes these fields are left blank. After logging into the router you can access the administrative functions. Within the administrative functions, navigate to the security settings. Within the security settings, you can change the username and password to log in to the router. Disable the router's remote administrative functions. Remote administrative functions allow anyone using the Internet to access your router. To be more secure, disable these options. The only reason to enable them is if a network administrator isn't always on location. Change the network's name. Your router comes with a default network name like WLAN or Linksys. These names are referred to as SSIDs. You want to change the name to something that you will recognize, but others won't associate with you. If your name is John, don't call your network "John's Network." Enable encryption and enter a password in the appropriate field. Wireless routers use several types of encryption, including WPA2, WPA and WEP.
At the time of publication, WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protect Access 2) is the most secure encryption format available on some routers. But you can't use this encryption type if your router doesn't support it. WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) is recommended if WPA2 isn't available on your specific model. WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy is the least secure of all the encryption formats and is relatively easy to hack. If you have no other choice, use at least WEP encryption. Some protection is better than no protection.. Record your password and settings for future reference. If you lose your password, you can reset your wireless router to the manufacturer's default settings by pressing the router's "Reset" button, usually found on the back of the unit. Remember to re-secure your network after a reset.
How To Secure Wireless Networks
http://www.pcmech.com/article/how-to-secure-wireless-networks/

Apr 18, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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I want to secure my belkin 54 router, its not secure now


Access point configuration

1. Open a Web Browser
2. In the address bar type the IP address of your access point.
Note: By default the IP address is 192.168.2.254
3. Click on Security in the left hand column under Wireless
4. Enter your password if any and click Submit
5. Select WPA-PSK (no server) from the Security Mode section
6. Enter your Pre-shared Key
Note: You can mask your Pre-shared Key by selecting Obscure PSK
7. Click on Apply Changes

Network adapter configuration

1. Go to Start and click on Control Panel.
2. Control Panel window will appear. Double click on Network Connections.
3. Network Connections window will appear. Right click correct Wireless Network Connection by identifying correct wireless network adapter and click View Available Wireless Networks.
4. Wireless Network Connection window will appear. Select the network you wish to connect and click Connect.
5. The should now be security-enabled.
6. Enter the WPA-PSK network key you set up in the router as above.
7. If all goes well, you will connect to wireless network at last.

May 03, 2011 | Belkin (54G F5D7230UK4) Wireless Router

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Net book will not connect to internet through WiFi. With cable is ok


Here are some suggestions that may resolve your problem....
1. if another computer is connecting OK through WiFi, then the problem is likely with the N150
2. if nothing else is connected through WiFi, then you need to check both N150 and router
3. on N150 without cable, click start and click Control Panel then double click Network Connections
4. Network Connections should show Wireless Network Connection and Local Area Connection
5. if Wireless Network is missing, click back and double-click Wireless Network Setup Wizard
6. if wizard done but Wireless Network Connection is Not connected in Network Connections window
7. in Network Tasks in left sidebar of Network Connections, click View available wireless networks
8. in Wireless Network Connection window, click on Refresh network list in Network Tasks sidebar
9. if No wireless networks were found.... then Make sure the wireless switch on N150 is on
10. with the N150 wireless adapter now enabled, click on Refresh network list
11. if SSID for your router's wireless is listed but not high-lighted, click on it to select the SSID
12. click the connect button, if security-enabled wireless network, a pop-up appears for key input
13. click the connect button after entering and confirming key inputs
14. if after step 10 the SSID for your router is NOT listed, you will need to log into the router
15. connect the N150 to the router using the ethernet cable then open Internet Explorer
16. in IE's address field, type the router's IP address - it is in the form of 192.168.x.x
17. if it is not known, open Network Connections window (step 3) and right-click Local Area Connection
18. in the pop-up, click on status
19. in the Local Area Connection Status window, click on the Support tab
20. the Default Gateway has the router's IP address
21. after entry of IP address, IE presents a router login window for userid and password entry
22. unless changed, the router userid and password defaults are given in the router's manual
23. on the first router screen (usually Setup), click on the Wireless tab
24. if Wireless Network Mode is Disabled, click on v for pull-down then click on appropriate mode
25. if SSID is blank, enter a Wireless Network Name then click Wireless SSID Broadcast enable
26. click Save Settings then click on Wireless Security tab in the Wireless window to set WEP/WPA
27. see your router's manual for details on how to setup WEP or WPA mode and its key
28. if you don't want wireless security (OPEN), then set Security Mode to Disabled (default)
29. if any changes, click on Save Settings then click on x at top right corner of IE to close it
30. disconnect the ethernet cable and right-click the Toolbar's Wireless Network Connection icon
31. if the icon (a single screen with ))) beside it) has a little red x, then on the pop-up...
32. click View Available Wireless Networks then in Network Tasks sidebar click Refresh Network List
33. continue with connecting to the wireless network at step 11....

Feb 21, 2011 | Samsung N150 (36725723009) Netbook

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I would like to secure my device


Wireless Router

Go to the manufacturers' site and get their install and operators manual.

It is usually easiest to run the install wizard, but be sure to be ready to set the items listed below.


Things to set:


Note: Routers are intended to be set by geeks. You have to SAVE EVERY page, or the changes will be lost. A geek knows this (apparently). The router gives no protest...just dumps your changes.

1. Login password (RECORD THIS!!). Consider taping to bottom of the router. Physical access is not the security issue.

2. Set a recognizable system ID.

3. Invoke wireless security of at least WEP.

a. Assign your own access code, 10 digit home or cell #. Consider taping to bottom of the router. Physical access is not the security issue.

4. Check that your router is set to broadcast its' presence.

5. Change the channel of the wireless to 11, and avoid conflict with landline cordless phones. (Big issue, even the neighbors can interrupt).

There are more secure settings available, all the way down to only allowing certain MAC addresses in. A MAC address is a digit unique to each and every network card. Like a fingerprint.

Jan 23, 2011 | NetGear WGR614 Wireless Router

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How do I secure my netgear wireless router? I tried to enter in the http://192.168.0.1 but it isnt working? Please HElp


The default IP address of the Netgear WGR614 is 192.168.1.1.

Or try typing http://www.routerlogin.net in the address bar of your browser.

By default, the username is admin and the password is password.

To secure your wireless network, Go to Setup -> Wireless settings.

Change the SSID (wireless network name) to easily determine which is your wireless network.

Enable WEP and make sure you take note of the network key.

On your wireless computer, view the available wireless networks and you should see your SSID. Then enter the network key.

I hope this helps!

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Cant find security settings for voyager 210 router


You want to secure the wireless network.
Is there any computer connected to the router with the Ethernet cable?
If not then you will need to connect the computer to the router with the cable.
Check the IP address on the computer. Open the router set up page.
Once you open the set up page, you will find the option to make it secured

Click Here for step by step instructions

Dec 10, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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How do I setup a secure wireless connection?


Check in you manual on logging into your router. The address will be something like: http://192.168.0.1. The manual will also tell you the User name and the password. Go to the wireless page. and give your network a name (SSID). In the security part of the page, select type and any other items including a KEY. Keep the KEY simple so you can remenber it. Actually, write it down in the manual. Select APPLY and then after a few seconds you can exit you web browser. Click on Available Wireless Connections in the system tray and look for your SSID name. Click your and Connect. When it asks for the KEY, type it in. You will type it in twice and then be connected. If any one knows your KEY, they can get on your network. If they do not know your KEY they cannot get on.

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I am trying to secure my belkin wireless G router


WEP/WPA is an encryption you can enable on your wireless router to keep others off your wireless network as well as secure communications between users and the wireless side of the router.

A copy of the manual can usually be downloaded from the manufacturers website. Looking at the bottom of the router will give you model number, serial number, and version information you'll need to get the manual.

Each router is a bit different then the next, most come with a cd that will help you setup security. But all of them I have seen so far have web interfaces you can access by typing in the 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1 ip address in your address bar.

Most default logins are admin/admin or admin with no password

Jun 12, 2008 | Belkin (F5D7230-4) Router (587009)

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D-link wbr-1310


First check to be sure the ip address of the router IS 192.168.0.1, do this by clicking Start/Run and in the Run window type CMD and hit the enter key, this will give you the MS/DOS command window, at the courser type ipconfig /all, then check the ip address shown for the gateway which is your router. If the ip is correct, put a cat 5 cable from the router to the computer and type http://192.168.0.1 if that is the correct ip address and if it does not give you the logon page for the router reset to router to factory defaults as per owners manual. if this works please rate the solution as a FixYa. Thanks BPCS

Jan 20, 2008 | D-Link 802.11g Wireless Router WBR-1310...

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I only want my desk top computer and my Husbands laptop to be the only people on our wireless network


The router manual should indicate how to set up the router. You may have to use a wire connection to the router when setting it up. Usually you run your browser (explorer?) and type an address like 192.168.0.1 into the address line. A webpage will let you access the settings. Look for the security setup. You want to enable WEP or WPA security with a password. You will have to provide this password to any computers you want to access the router. If your computer doesn't ask for the password, look in start-control panel - network connections - your wireless card - show available networks - choose your router - select WEP or WPA and enter the password.

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