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Have D-Link 655, had no problems with the my itouch linking to the internet. But then my daughter put some type of security on the router so my neithbors can't use my internet. Everything will still link-up such as my other computers and laptops, but my itouch can not. I feel she hook up the security level to high on the D-Link, but I don't know how to change it and my daughter went back to school. So I need step by step instructions on how to fix my problem. thank you and God Bless, Have a Happy and Bless New Year. Stanley

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Let's try working on the iPod Touch first. It might fix the problem.
Only try this if you know the security code/passphrase/key that your daughter used to secure your network.
On the iPod Touch, go into Settings.
From Settings, tap "WiFi"
From the list of WiFi networks, you should see your router's name (SSID) listed. Tap on the blue circle with the right-arrow all the way at the right (do not tap on any other part of the line that contains your SSID)
At the top of the resulting screen, you should have a button for "Forget This Network". Tap that button and confirm the Forget by tapping the red Forget button
The information for this network should disappear, so click the "WiFi Network" button at the top of the screen
Your SSID should again be displayed in the list. This time tap on the middle of the entry for your SSID and type the passphrase or key that your daughter used to secure your network and tap the "Join" button.
If all went well and the passphrase or key was accepted, then press the Home button on the front of the iPod Touch and see if you are now able to get on the Internet.
If you get a message that you were not able to join the network, try typing the passphrase or key again until it accepts it.
Please reply back to me with your results. If this does not work, please wait before you rate my answer and instead reply back with your results and I will work with you further.
Thanks for using FixYa and Happy New Year.

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