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My Apple Power Book will not connect to the wireless network.

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  • mackspak Apr 26, 2008

    Hi,
    I have already done all these things. I even took the key out leaving the router unprotected while I tried to connect. Nothing has worked so far. My power book had been connecting just fine until I used the easy secure set-up for my PC laptop. Now I get a massage saying there was a error joining the AirPort network.

    Mackspak

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HI,

Just try reseting your router and reconfigure the settings.Another thing make sure the wifi is on and also that your WEP or WAP key is entered if you have secured your router with the key.

Goodluck,
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Posted on Apr 26, 2008

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