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Passphrase or security key

Lost my passphrase and just installed an internet adaptor

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  • fritz227 Jul 17, 2008

    linksys wireless WRT54G



    I am trying to reset my security key and have lost the original.



    Can you help?



    Larry

    Toronto

  • Anonymous Nov 17, 2008

    how do I find my security key or passphrase

  • bobsickman Feb 09, 2009

    what is my passphrase?



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