Having problems with your Intel PC Desktops ?

We just got wireless internet this past year at our house and when my dad set it up he forgot to write down the password which lets you onto the internet. So now we are able to log on through the computer that he set the wireless up with(it does not prompt us for a password), However when guests come over and attempt to connect to the network, they are prompted for the password and cannot get on. How can I either obtain my current password or reset the password to a new one? I have a netgear wir


Answers :

To set the wireless settings you need to use a computer that is connected to your router or the computer that is working on your router wirelessly.
\015\012
\015\012access the setup page of your router using IE on the address bar type the ip of your router, by default it is 192.168.1.1, username=admin and password=password, once your on the setuppage go to wireless settings option on the left pane. you will be able to see the wireless security there.
\015\012
\015\012
\015\012the reason why you dont know the wireless security for the old computers its because once you typed the security key in the computer will remembers it and save it on the system.
\015\012
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Intel PC Desktops

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

We just got wireless internet this past year at our house and when my dad set it up he forgot to write down the password which lets you onto the internet. So now we are able to log on through the computer that he set the wireless up with(it does not prompt us for a password), However when guests come over and attempt to connect to the network, they are prompted for the password and cannot get on. How can I either obtain my current password or reset the password to a new one? I have a netgear wir


To set the wireless settings you need to use a computer that is connected to your router or the computer that is working on your router wirelessly.\015\012\015\012access the setup page of your router using IE on the address bar type the i ... Intel PC Desktops

I cannot connect wirelessy to internet on my compaq pressario v6000. The orange wireless light is on and the internet connectivity icons in the task bar have a red cross on them. I have tried all options to connect to internet this way but cant and i cant set up a network.


Part 1: Before You Start\015\012loadTOCNode(2, 'summary');\015\012You need the following: \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012•\015\012A broadband connection to the Internet and the appropriate hardware. For example, cable-based ... PC Desktops

Power I shut down the laptop saw it logging off but when the screen turned black the power button and the HDD button is still active. I waited and waited for the lights to go off but it didn't. I closed the laptop and after a while opened it and still everything's on. what seems to be the problem and what do i do? Thank you.


1.\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012.\015\012\015\012\015\012Connect your wireless router\015\012Since you'll be temporarily disconnected from the Internet, print these instructions before you go any further.\015 ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook

Can not connect to my wireless router - HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook


1. Choose your wireless equipment\015\012The first step is to make sure that you have the equipment you need. As you're looking for products in stores or on the Internet, you might notice that you can choose equipment that supports three different wi ... HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook

Netgear Rangemax Router not supported/can't find wireless networks after first time it logged on.


Lets do it again...1. Check physical connections. a. Connect the modem to the Internet port of the router. The Internet “i” LED on the front of the router should light up. b. Connect the computer to one of th ... HP Pavilion dv8000t Notebook

I have an acer aspire laptop i cant connect my wi-fi is on computer shows one hundred percent signal but wont connec--joe


If the Wireless connection you're attempting to access is your own, you will need to take some steps to discover your wireless connection's authentication password. If however the wireless connection you're attempting to connect to is not your own, d ... Acer CASE Mid-Tower ATX P4 350W FAN DUCT FOR 915, (4)5.25", (2)3.5", (1)3.5" 24PIN CONNECTOR USB kit COL... (9197120A51)

Can't get wireless roter to work with computer


Hi Cynja,Note: You need to use a computer hardwired to the router to check the wireless settings.1. Please open any web browser like Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator.2. Connect to the router by typing http://route ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Wireless stopped working on my msi laptop


No Wireless Connection Found in RangeNote: You need to use a computer hardwired to the router to check the wireless settings.1. Please open any web browser like Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator.2. Connect to the r ... MSI MS-1022 Notebook

Network access denied


Follow the steps to Sharing the filesYour computers are already connected to a network — i.e., they’re\015\012all already able to browse the Internet using the same router.. 1 : Open the Network and Sharing ... SAMTRON 55V 15" CRT Monitor

My wireless modem is not working - Compaq Presario Notebook


3.Configure your wireless router\015\012Using the network cable that came with your wireless router, you should temporarily connect your computer to one of the open network ports on your wireless router (any port that isn't labeled Internet, WA ... Compaq Presario Notebook

I have a IBM T41 laptop and use Network Magic. When I was using a dlink router i had no connection problems, but when I switched to Linksys WRT54GS it will not connect. I tried dropping the firewall and it appears to connection, but will not really ever connect to the internet. I also tried putting in the IP address to the router instead of allowing it to search & detect....to no avail... HELP Steve


Hi, \015\012 \015\012You can first of all uninstall the linksys easylink advisor through the add remove program under control panel. \015\012Restart your computer. Open Internet Explorer ... PC Laptops

How do I optimize my Toshiba 802.11b Wireless LAN settings? I have a Tashiba Satellite A205-S5819 PSAF3U-0QV00V.


Hey Joshua2414,\015\012 \015\012If you are referring to optimizing your security settings, there are a couple of things that you can generally try: ensure that your wireless network is WEP or WPA/WPA2-encry ... PC Desktops

Cannot get online


The hotels I have stayed in are open access wireless. Basically anyone has access whether they are guests or not. The hotels generally have some sort of internet mgmt that throws out some sort of advertisement before allowing you to get on the int ... PC Laptops

Wireless Internet When I try to log onto my wi-fi, I am prompted for a network key. But when I put in the password for my wireless connection, a notification pops up that says: "The network password needs to be 40bits or 140bits depending on your network configuration. This can be entered as 5 or 13 ascii characters or 10 or 26 hexadecimal characters." The only option is ok, and I cannot get a wireless connection.


Try the rest button should be on the back somewhere and start again to set a password for it. download more info on your router and how to log on to it, if all else fails ring your isp as they will help ... Toshiba Satellite M35-S359 Notebook

When I try to log into internet it says windows cannot figure this wireless connection. it was working before. i am afraid i have disabled something by accident.I am technically challenged.


For that make sure wireless switch on laptop is turn on.Then make sure in device manager that wireless network adapter driver installed and enable.For that right click on my computer icon then click on property then hardware->device m ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Toshiba Satellite limitations on network adapters all wireless, need other


You need to log into the router setting by typing something like 192.168.*.* etc,check the right one for your router and enable some type of encryption like 128bits wep..Then your network is secured with a password which will stop anyone access.Now a ... Toshiba Satellite M40-S417TD Notebook

Fix a security problem


Hello.\015\012\015\012To make your wireless connection secure, you have to change the security settings of the wireless connection in your wireless router, not your laptop. Most wireless routers have a "Web Console", basically a web page ... Acer Aspire 3002LCi Notebook

Use Incoming Wireless to Send Out Ethernet *Internet Sharing*


Http://windowshelp.microsoft.com/Windows/en-US/help/bfd3bd31-82f0-4b9c-9cde-fb92bc2b14771033.mspx\01 ... Acer Windows Vista TL-562G Notebook

1. My ideapad Y430 easy cam doesnot working after i reinstall windows vista ultimate. Not i cant use it for my password. 2. I also try to partition it into four but it doesnot support i can have only two partition. 3. i cant install Windows XP3 in this machin. plese halp me.


This is all I can offer in your situation.....one option is to..use the...Novo buttonThis button functions as a reset button; use with caution. Press the1. Novo button to enter the main interface of OneKey Recovery while thepo ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook

I cant get virgin netgear router to connect to my medion laptop, i get to the last part of the installation process when it says attempting to connect to newtork and it comes up move your connections closer together etc...the internet is working ok when i connect from modem with the ethernet cable


Have you accessed and setup your wireless part of the modem?\015\012\015\012To access the router settings menu, you will first need to log into the Wireless router following the steps below:\015\012Open Internet E ... PC Desktops

I have a D-Link wireless router, it is a DI 524 model. Well I just recently had to reinstall everything on my desktop computer, which my wireless router and dsl pipe are hooked up to. I have a laptop with wireless capabilities on it I can get the signal but cannot access the internet and I can't access the internet on my deskop either. I have done this before and it never effected my connection. I was told to reset my wireless router which I did and set it up again. Can you tell me where I went


IF YOUR WIRELESS NETWORK ACCESS POINT IS CONNECTED BUT YOU CANT GET ONLINE,YOU WILL NEED TO GO TO YOUR DLINK ONLINE ROUTER SETTINGS PAGE AND CHANGE YOUR PASSPHRASE KEY WHICH YOU NEED TO CONNECT THE ACCESS POINT TO THE WIRELESS ROUTER.BEFORE YOU DO TH ... PC Desktops

Toshiba laptop wireless internet problems


You shouldnt make an entire new post for an existing posted problem. Next time I will flag...\015\012\015\012Anyways.\015\012\015\012If you can see the wireless card in your 'network connections' then this is a good sign beuca ... PC Laptops

I bought an Acer notebook (Aspire 9920) back in December. My ISP manual says that the 'Wireless Network Key' should be on the base of the notebook on a coloured label. This doesn't appear to be the case. There is an SMID number, a FCCID number, Product key etc. but nothing explicitly indicating relevance to wireless network. The Acer notebook in security settings, even prompts me to give Wireless Network Key. Can you tell me how to find this wireless network key. Robbie Sinnott in Du


A wireless network key is used to join to a wireless network. Wireless networks are created by routers and/or access points. In order to obtain the key so you can log onto the network, you must have access to the router's settings or be given the key ... PC Desktops

Hello, I have a RCA digital broadband model #DHG535-2 modem from comcast, i recently purchased a Linksys wireless-g broadband router model #WRT54G2V1 The problem I am having is connecting from my laptop to the wireless the connection states that it is Acquiring network address, excellent signal strength, we have spent several hours trying to figure out the problem and decided it was time to ask an expert.... Can you please help?? Thank you, Melanie


If your trying to connect wirelessly with your laptop make sure that you have the following information of the router;\015\0121. Wireless network name or SSID\015\0122. Wireless security settings; WEP 64/128 bit ot WPA\015\012 ... PC Desktops

How to configure a wireless connection - IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook


Hi friend,\012firstly make sure if you user Windows XP , you install service pack 3 in your system before the wireless configuration,this is not necessary but it protect your system  against hackers,If you user Windows Vista you need ... IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.8860 seconds