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Hello, i have an hp laptop. my family and i just moved and purchased a new wi fi router. my step dad's laptop can connect without a problem, mine will not. i've tried everything except completely wipping my laptop clean to get it to connect. what can i do? marisa

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Most computers connect to a WiFi network automatically.
Please make sure the wireless in your computer is turned on. There should be a button with an indicator light near your keyboard, just switch it on.

Alternatively open your start menu and find "network" or "internet connections". There should be an option for wireless that you can select. Wireless connections will be scanned and you will need to select from a list of options to connect to. Once you click it you will be connected to your home WiFi Network.

If your network has a password your will need to enter the Network Name (Called SSID) and the Password in the Wireless Connection Wizard.

This will resolve the issue you are facing.
I will look forward to your feedback and positive rating.

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