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I have a Belkin FSD9230-4 wireless router, it says it is unsecured when I go on using my laptop. How do I secure the wireless connection?

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Go to address on IE type 192.168.1.1, 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.0.50. change sitting on wireless wep security

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You will have to login to the router's web utility, go to wireless security settings, and choose either WEP, or WPA. After selecting one of the two you will need to select a passphrase which you will need the next time you connect. I suggest WPA personal, because it offers a stronger encryption method than wep, making it more secure.

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there should be a wizard built into your operating system that will let you do that or if you have the little wireless icon on the bar with the start menu double click that and click on the option on the upper left part of the screen that says "setup a wireless network for a home or small office" you should have the option of securing it with a password.

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my neighbour has set a password on my router how do i reset the router in order to block them , i tried reset from the back of the router but no luck , i also tried to reset from the system but no luck

any advise

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Unsecured means that you have not set any passwords or keys to lock your wireless connection. This is not a good practice. And yes, if the connection is unsecured, then others will be able to use it without any problems.

Do this if you are comfortable:

1) Go to Internet Explorer
2) Type http://192.168.1.1 (If that does not work, then try http://192.168.1.254)
3) Type the Username and password (both "admin")
4) Look for a Wireless tab
5) Look for Security and then look for WEP encryption.
6) Enable 64-Bit WEP encryption and type a key there. Save the settings.
7) Now when you try to connect to your connection, it will ask you for a key, put the same key as you had put in the router.

Please keep in mind to wire your laptop before doing these steps. Otherwise, you may be disconnected.


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I have just got a Belkin N1 vision wireless modem router. I have set it up and have it working ok on a Unsecure wireless network. But as soon as I try to secure the network. I get the following message...


Hi,

Right-click on the network icon in the bottom right hand corner of your screen, Press Connect to a Network. You should see your wireless network in the list. Before you secured it, you could automatically connect to it because it was unsecured. Now you will have to double click on it and enter the username and password you secured your router with.
Once you have done that, there should be a box for you to tick that says 'Automatically connect to this network'. Tick that.
Done.

Hope this helps

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Hello i have just finished setting up my belkin wireless router. It is saying it is unsecured, how do i make it secure?


Hello,

On setup option, Change the password.

you can see the IPaddress of the router at the bottom of the router or in documentation notes.

in internet browser address..type the Ip address and enter..you will be directed to the router default website.

may this help,

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I have just connected a wireless router belkin 125 G. My son has just got a laptop so I wanted to go wireless. There is a signal on his laptop but it is saying the signal is unsecured how do we make this...


you need to get into the router settings (refer to your installation cd for instructions) and choose either WEP, or WPA-PSK, this will be in the security menu, it will then generate a mixture of numbers and letters, these then have to be entered in all the pcs to connect to the router, you will be prompted by windows for the keys when you try to connect

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We have purchased a new notebook{higrade brand vista OS} to replace a packard bell using XP the XP laptop connected no problem the newone finds the belkin router but won't connect to the internet are...


Do you have a wireless security protocol enabled, and if so, what? Install a wired connection to the router (use an ehternet cable to connect your laptop's RJ-45--looks like a wide phone plug--into one of the Belkin router's network jacks). Go to the router's management page using your web browser (probably http://192.168.2.1). If you have not previously set the password in your router, simply leave the password field blank and CLICK "Submit". If you have previously password protected your Belkin router, use the known password. If you have forgotten your password... you'll need to reset your router.
 
Reest Router: there is usually a small hole into whiuch a pin or paper clip can be inserted for this purpose or a small button to press. Most Belkins--IIRC--have the button. 

Once you are on the Belkin router's management page, look for the wireless link and set your security protocol to match what your wireless card is capable of, set the password, save and exit. Use the sasme password in configuring wireless networking in Windows.

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Odds are someone saw the network, saw it was unsecured, and changed admin and password on you. What you'll need to do is reset the router. On the back, should be a button you press with a pen tip. Press that and hold it for approx. 15 seconds. Power-cycle the router, and you should be able to access it again.

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  2. If the Wii, connects with security turned off, then enable security on the router (WPA is recommended) and a 10 digit key (I use an onld phone number from my childhood)
  3. Go back to internet settings on the Wii, select the wireless configuration you were using, click advanced, and enter the WPA key.
  4. Test connection Wii should work

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How do I make my Belkin ADSL Modem with wireless G Router a security enabled wireless network? Rather than unsecured.


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Reconfigure your router and put in passkeys/WEP keys, here check this link, click HERE

You can as well contact the person who setup your wireless network or call your router manufacturer support line for details on this- thanks for using fixya, pls rate solution if it helps. Thanks!

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