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My M-100 won't connect to my wireless network. It recognises it and has remember the security key etc but won't connect even though the wi-fi is enabled. Please help!

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  • jojo6909 Sep 28, 2010

    I've already tried this with no success....... plus my laptop is working fine on the wireless network with a 100% signal.

    In the wireless settings I have manually input the IP address. The wireless connection came on for a minute or so on the M-100 but then disappeared again

  • jojo6909 Sep 28, 2010

    ok
    I assume I won't be charged??
    Thanks

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Hi. If computer to router is connected and security key was able to identify by yuor computer then there should be no prblem with the connection. As part of minor troubleshooting, have you tried pinging a website at the command prompt just to check is you are actuallly getting internet connection. You may try also using an ethernet cable just to make sure if you can get internet connection via wired connection.

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HI there.

1. Unplug your modem and your router (router first the modem next) from their power source.
2. Wait 30 Seconds
3. Plug your modem back in and wait 1 minute.
4. Plug your router back in and if you can't connect use the repair or teoubleshoot feature of XP, Vist, or W7 since you don't clarify here.
5. If this does not fix your issue..........
6. Take a paper clip and unbend one leg.
7. Push in the tiny button on your router. This will wipe your password, router network name and return the router to default.
8. Different routers have different default login screens. Look up your next procedure using Google by typing in the Router's name and then "Set up network after reset".
9 The chances are almost 100% you'll find everything you need, and explained simply, quite possibly even with photos of the screens you'll be lloking at.

Best Regards,

The Selkie

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  • Marcus
    Marcus Sep 28, 2010

    Then there is the possibility that one of the small cap-like connectors that pinch onto your interior wireless card has come loose, or the card wants to be reseated and reconnected. After that, I'm afrid I couldn't help much with no "hands on".



    Sorry

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