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Wifi Password Rejected!


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#1 1937w

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Posted 22 October 2014 - 08:12 PM

1. Router-Cradlepoint MBR95

    Firmware v5.0.4

 

2. Smartphone-iPhone4s

    OS: 8.0.2 (12A405)

    Carrier: Verizon 17.0

 

3. PC-ASUS X75A-DS51

    OS: Windows 8.1

    Wifi Adapter: Ralink: Technology Corp.

                       Type: 802.11n

                       Driver: Microsoft v5.0.26.26

                       Date: 06/26/2013

 

I can establish an internet connection with my iPhone through my router using the default password shown on the router.

I can't establish an internet connection with my PC using the same password. It rejects the entry and prompts me to use the password shown on the router. However, I do get a successful connection with this PC at other locations with wifi available.

 

What am I missing?


Edited by 1937w, 22 October 2014 - 08:27 PM.


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#2 Wand3r3r

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Posted 23 October 2014 - 10:52 AM

Delete the wifi profile on your pc and recreate it.



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Posted 23 October 2014 - 02:37 PM

On the wifi password entry it indicates the 8 digit password on the router is to be entered in the password field. Didn't work.

 

I entered the router password in the second "use a security key" field and the connection was successfully completed. 

 

Password/Security Key----Potato/Potaaahto.






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