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Hi, i dont have a wifi connector, i just have my laptop, 3 network dongle and a ds lite. Without using a connector why mite i not be getting the access point if the 3 is a wireless broadband?

Is it possibly the windows vista settings, or the fact im trying with the dongle im using. very confused why i dont get it easily.

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  • johanne33 Aug 07, 2008

    the laptop i bought from currys, it's a E-SYSTEM intel core T2080 1.73Ghz. It has wireless LAN b/g, 10/100 Mbit LAN. Works on Windows Vista. I just got it last yr.



    And my 3 usb modem is model E220 3G/HSDPA. I mostly get a 3G signal never really the HSDPA which i hear is stronger.



    Just to say that last night i changed a setting on my laptop, i went into wireless settings and manually put in the name being ds then WEP, then a password. When i tried my ds again it seemed to recognise something and it asked me to put in the WEP Key. I just dont know where to find it or if this laptop has wep in it.



    Johanne

  • johanne33 Aug 07, 2008

    oh sorry, when i chose the setting i chose the wireless thru adhoc setting and think thats why it also was recognised and thats what i went into to put in the name of device, wep and password.



    Plus i have kept my wireless switch on at front of my laptop.



    Thanks

  • Jacob Ankney May 11, 2010

    Because you have to put your computer in a special mode called 'adhoc' for the ds lite to see it.

    Can you give me the model number of your laptop, and who made it?


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Wep is just a 10digit key, try putting the same one on the laptop, and the DS

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