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#1 joeno

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Posted 29 July 2009 - 10:08 AM

i hve installed usb wireless adapter on my laptop, i have good signal but its says aquiring network address
can any one help
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#2 KonamiYoto

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Posted 29 July 2009 - 10:11 AM

Hello,

This can often be an issue with security encryption. There may be a wrong key entered or the client adaptor does not support the encryption used.
To try and solve this first change the SSID on your AP so your laptop will be forced to create a new profile. Then set security to basic WEP 64bit and try to connect again. Update the wireless adaptors drivers.
If you have any third party Firewalls, try and temporarily disable them to make sure they aren't blocking it.
Good luck!



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#3 CaveDweller2

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Posted 29 July 2009 - 10:26 AM

I am assuming you are connecting to your own wireless router? Do you have any security set up on the router?

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Posted 29 July 2009 - 10:33 AM

Your laptop doesn't have a mini-card? How were you connecting (if you were) before? What kind of encryption are you using? Have you install any drivers lately? etc. The more info that you can provide, the easier the problem can be narrowed down.




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