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Reset Linksys WEP network key


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#1 bgardner

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Posted 29 August 2005 - 11:46 AM

this may be a shot in the wind, but does anyone know if its possible to get a new network key when there is already one set to the router.?

i had one setup for my laptop, and when i needed to put my desktop wireless i lost the darn network key and cant connect to the router (linksys wireless G)

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#2 Adam315

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Posted 29 August 2005 - 01:06 PM

have you tried resetting the router?

only problem with this is it will completely wipe ur connection, and u'll be forced to set everything up again.

#3 splackavellie

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Posted 29 August 2005 - 01:27 PM

do you know the IP address of your router? the default i think is <192.168.1.1> and from there you should be able to login and look up or change your network key. i think.

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Posted 30 August 2005 - 04:01 PM

you can reconfigure it with 192.168.1.1.there you can go to wireless sercurity enable wep.then in setting put in new password and calibrate new #.then you should be able to log into your network
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