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I have wireless network Netgear / lost security key

I have wireless network Netgear and i cannot find my security key

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Log into your router ( default log in details can be found by googling your make) if you have changed the log in details, you may need to reset the router to factory default ( again, google this for a how to)
Go to wireless settings and then security ( or the other way around depending on your model) and your key will be there

Posted on Jul 31, 2010

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SOURCE: NETGEAR WGR614v7 Network Security key

Hi, you need to connect to the routers admin pages to configure the wireless settings and security. Check out this page:-
http://kbserver.netgear.com/kb_web_files/n101676.asp

When you get to step 6, click the WPA-PSK security setting and it will give you a box to type in a password of your choice, make it memorable but difficult to guess, so a mixture of numbers and letters. I think its a min of 8 characters.
Hope this helps..

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

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SOURCE: i cant connect thru my netgear router model wgr614v7

If you hook your PC directly to the router using an Ethernet cable you don't need the key. You can log into the router and change the WEP Key to anything you want, but u have to be directly connected to the router not going through the wireless.

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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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.

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