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I have the "Wireless-G USB Network Adapter with SpeadBooster" and I am trying to connect this computer to another located elsewhere in the same home. So far no luck. Where do I begin to correct the problem?

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  • Steve Nordquist
    Steve Nordquist May 11, 2010

    Had you typed in the brand of your Wireless-G USB adapter, you would have been able to tap into solutions suitable to your situation. Similarly, had you set up a network of a particular type in the wired variety, then used -2- wireless components to change things up, and shared your notes, people would be able to assist you. Nobody knows how to empty a bucket of FAIL but by diving in, and you have shown a droplet. Get with the details, and if you still have a problem rather than a solution by the time you hammer out a proper enquiry, glad help will arrive.

  • Pat Wruk May 11, 2010

    do you have a router setup in the home? or are you doing a ad-hoc setup? and what operating systems are you using.

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The key to any network is the router. A wireless or wired network must have a router. U'r question does not mention a router, have U installed one?

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Setup your Xbox to a Wireless Network


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Your Issue can be Solved by assigning DNS address on your Computer.

>First of all change the Security on the Belkin Router to WEP Mode.

--- Remove Preferred Networks From your Computer.

- Right Click on wireless Network Connection > Properties > Select Wireless Networks tab > Remove your network From Preferred Networks Box.

--- Associate with your wireless Network.

- Right Click on wireless Network Connection > View Available Wireless Networks > Select your network > Click connect

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- Right Click on Wireless Network Connection > Properties > Under this connection uses the Following Items. > Double Click on Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).

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- Click OK & OK again

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- If this doesn't work Please do get Back to us we will be happy to Help you out... :)

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If you have router already connected to your modem then please give the brand name of the router you have

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The type of adapter you install depends on your computer and your level of expertise.
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Hello,


Does the stick see any other wireless networks? Can you try creating an Ad-Hoc network from your other laptop to this one through the USB stick? If the answer to either of these two questions then the stick is working fine.

I would check to make sure your router is not using solely a N network type because the USB stick will not support it.

If you are using a duel band router and you are currently using the 5ghz network then the USB stick will not detect this either.

Lastly if your network is not being broadcast, your laptop may connect to the network but your USB stick will not be able to locate the network.

You can also try power cycling the router (unplug for 30 seconds) and then search for networks again.

Thanks,

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