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If you have a wireless router and it is connected to the DSLor cable modem then - To connect to your wireless router, the router needsits wireless settings to be configured with the SSID, encryption key etc., alsothe wireless cards in all the laptops/computers needs to be configured withthese router's wireless settings. Then the laptops/desktop computers cancommunicate with your wireless router and access the Internet via the DSL or cable modem.

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Configure Wireless Zero Configuration to configure wireless connection on XP...


Configure Wireless Zero Configuration to connect to wireless network on your wireless XP computer.

Below mentioned steps will help enable Wireless Zero Configuration on your XP computer and achieve wireless connectivity. These steps applies to your XP wireless computer (Desktops and laptops) with external or built in wireless cards.


Please perform the following steps on your wireless computer to enable WZC (Wireless Zero Configuration):

1. Right click on My Computer icon and go to Manage.
2. Go to Services then go to Service and Applications.
3. Double click on Wireless Zero Configuration.
4. Change the Start Up Type to Automatic and click on Apply
5. Click on Start and press OK to close the window.
6. Go to 'Control Panel', Click on Classic View in the left hand side menu and then open 'Network Connections'.
7. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'Properties'.
8. Go to the 'Wireless Networks' tab .
9. Check the option 'Use Windows to Configure this Wireless Connection' and click 'OK'.

Now please perform the following instructions to connect to the wireless network:

1. Go to 'Control Panel', Click on Classic View in the left hand side menu and then open 'Network Connections'.
2. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'Properties'.
3. Click on the 'wireless network' tab.
4. Under Preferred networks if you see any name in the list then highlight the name and click remove.Click OK.
5. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'View Available Networks'.
6. Look for the SSID (aka Network Name) of the Wireless router or access point.
7. Highlight the SSID from the list that you want to connect to.
8. Type the security Key here and click on the 'Connect' button. You should have successfully established a wireless network connection.

The above steps will help you in the configuration of wireless connectivity if you are not aware about the settings of wireless connection utility installed on the computer.

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Windows XP has built in wireless utility which can be used to connect to the wireless network. Though, you can still use the wireless utility software that came with the wireless adapter. Please perform the following steps on your XP wireless computer to enable WZC (Wireless Zero Configuration):

1. Right click on My Computer icon and go to Manage.
2. Go to Services then go to Service and Applications.
3. Double click on Wireless Zero Configuration.
4. Change the Start Up Type to Automatic and click on Apply.
5. Click on Start and press OK to close the window.
6. Go to 'Control Panel', Click on Classic View in the left hand side menu and then open 'Network Connections'.
7. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'Properties'.
8. Go to the 'Wireless Networks' tab.
9. Check the option 'Use Windows to Configure this Wireless Connection' and click 'OK'.

Now please perform the following instructions to connect to the wireless network:

1. Go to 'Control Panel', Click on Classic View in the left hand side menu and then open 'Network Connections'.
2. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'Properties'.
3. Click on the 'wireless network' tab.
4. Under Preferred networks if you see any name in the list then highlight the name and click remove. Click OK.
5. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'View Available Networks'.
6. Look for the SSID (aka Network Name) of the Wireless router or access point.
7. Highlight thee SSID from the list that you want to connect to.
8. Type the security Key here and click on the 'Connect' button.
9. You should have successfully established a wireless network connection.


These steps will help enable wireless zero configuration on your XP wireless computer and you can connect to your wireless network using it.

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You can get the key by going into the setup of the wireless router. That's where you setup a key, or passphrase, and security options for anyone else connecting to your wireless network. Sometimes your router might have a default key on a sticker or in the manual.

Generally you access your wireless routers through the PC that is wired to your router and for setting it up.

You need to first find out how to login to your router's setup. Often it can be using your browser going to 192.168.1.1, but it varies router to router.

From there you can get your key information to be used on the other wireless computers so they can access the wireless network.

Once you have the key, you then go to each wireless computer and go to your Control Panel, then click Network Connections, then look for any wireless connection. If your wireless router is working, your other wireless computers should see the wireless network, then click to connect.

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2. Go to Services then go to Service and Applications.
3. Double click on Wireless Zero Configuration.
4. Change the Start Up Type to Automatic and click on Apply.
5. Click on Start and press OK to close the window.
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7. Right-click on the wireless Network Connection icon and select 'Properties'.
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6. Look for the SSID (aka Network Name) of the Wireless router or access point.
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