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Is there any computer connected to the router ?
If not then you will need to connect the computer to the router.
Do not change any wireless settings on the router with the wireless computer.
you will need to connect the computer to the router with the Ethernet cable.
check the IP address of the computer.
open the router set up page of the router.
Here you can change the wireless settings of the router.
Now once you change the network anme and security on the router, you will need to connect to the wireless network on your wireless computers.
Click Here for step by step instructions

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Step1: Login to the router page.
Step2: Click on wireless on top second option.
Step3: Put your SSID(which would be the name of your wireless network)
Step4: Select the channel as 1,6 or 11 for greater range.
Step5: If you want the SSID to be broadscast(that means everyone withing the range of the router can see the SSID.) then check it as enable, else disable.
Step6: For putting security click on the "wireless security" option just below the wireless and select your option as WEP (as it is a easy way of encrytion) and than put your password.
Let me know if that helps.

**If this works please rate else let me know in case of further help.**

Posted on Jul 07, 2010


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