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Connecting to internet

My laptop used to connect to the interent and no settings were changed. it was put in my closet for a few months while we moved and now when i try to connect it asks for the standard network key which also hasn't changed but instead of accepting the key it now says the password needs to be 40bits or 104bits depending on the network configuration.So how would we change the bits or why would we need to if it never needed to before?

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The network key is with the wireless router that you have. When you moved, your router reestablished itself with a new connection at a new location, and more than likely set a new key. Try reconfiguring your router with a new network key, then configure the laptop with the new key, and it should connect.

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