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Cannot secure my wireless connection, from others around me

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  • paddeiskie30 Aug 02, 2008

    how to secure my network connection.... the thomson router model is TWG850

  • Anonymous Aug 05, 2008

    how do i put a password on my belkin g plus mimo router

  • LYNNEJAMES Jan 20, 2009

    I have an Actiontec 54mbps wireless cable/dsl router which has an unsecured connection do you know how i can make it secure as i know other people in my area are able to use my connection.

    thanks Lynne

  • Hollyecho Montgomery
    Hollyecho Montgomery May 11, 2010

    What you need is a WEP encription on your router.



    If you will give me the make and model number of your router, I can give you step by step directions on how to do it.

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Sorry about that - it says you have a Belkin Wireless G Plus MIMO

So, In the manual, located here, if you look starting on page 57 it shows you how to setup WPA2/WEP.

I would recommend WPA2 over WEP...for better security and easier setup

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