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Change passport I cannot get connected to my laptop, it says enter password, I never made a password to begin with..So how do i fix that?

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Are you talking about it asking for a Network Key or are you trying to login to the web interface of the router to configure it?

At any rate, if it's a network key you're looking for and you do not remember it I would connect your laptop to the router using a network cable and log into the web interface to reconfigure the key. All you need is the IP Address of the router which you can find by going to a command prompt (START MENU | RUN | Type CMD | Click OK) and typing IPCONFIG. Hit Enter and you will find the "DEFAULT GATEWAY". This IP Address is the address fo the router.

Put the ip address in your address bar in internet explorer or whatever browser you use. Log into the router. If you never created a password the default for most LINKSYS routers is a blank username and admin as the password.

You can go to the wireless security section and change the security key.

Hope this helps.

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