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#1 advertisment


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Posted 24 June 2011 - 11:44 AM


my desktop is connected to a wireless router, i bought a laptop and am trying to connect to the internet via the wireless, im getting told by the laptop that the security keys do not match, do i change the router to match laptop or vise versa. how do i find out the security key of my router. J should have said desk top is using xp and laptop on 7

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Posted 24 June 2011 - 03:09 PM

if you cant remember the password [key]you used when creating the security ,you can use a paper click to reset the router ,reset button can be found on the bottom of a router usually ,you then would have to setup the security again .remembering the key this time '

google results of how to reset a router .

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Posted 29 June 2011 - 03:25 PM

Or you could use airodump-ng to retrieve the hash and run it through john the ripper o_O! jk
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