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Wireless connection problems

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6y, 8m agoPosted 6 years, 8 months ago
My sons laptop is connecting to other peoples routers but will not connect to our own Linksys router.We keep getting a message that says the security settings are wrong.I`m not exactly good on this subject,so any help would be appreciated.I`ve been on the linksys website and disbled the routers security ,and besides, my other sons laptop connects easily to it.there`s got to be a simple explanation ,and it`s got to be the laptop,but i`ve tried everything I know,how do i adjust the security settings on his laptop
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6y, 8m agoPosted 6 years, 8 months ago

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I have this unit for Sky and its locked. The security code is on the base this needs to be on the laptop password screen to log on.
Hope this helps
Easiest way is to turn off any WEP/WPA security on router. That should solve the problem.

Router security is mainly to reassure numpties. Any half knowledgeable 14-year old can get past it so it's hardly worth bothering about.

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