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    Sky wireless network key

    This is a discussion on Sky wireless network key within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Is it recommended that you change the newtork key/password on the router that Sky supply you with, ive heard you ...

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      Sky wireless network key

      Is it recommended that you change the newtork key/password on the router that Sky supply you with, ive heard you should but some say not to bother, also hows it done?
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      re: Sky wireless network key

      Depends on the router, normally a key is already set and you just type a new key into the box and apply it. Which router do you have??

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      re: Sky wireless network key

      Netgear V2 DG934G

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      re: Sky wireless network key

      PHP Code:
      Type in 192.168.0.1 middle of screen window will open 
      to get into router type admin top line next line down password sky
      in router click on Maintenance
      you will see set password first line old password sky. Next line down your new password
      Bottom line repeat new password
      Don`t do what I did set up new password then for got what it was

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      re: Sky wireless network key

      i changed mine... to a hex generated code

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      re: Sky wireless network key

      Hi Sam hows it going Whats a hex generated code

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      re: Sky wireless network key

      well i found a generator online... and copy and pasted it as my wpa key

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      Re: Sky wireless network key

      so your password changes all the time

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      Re: Sky wireless network key

      @ theOP

      I think the instructions given in Post #4 refer to changing the router admin password. The wireless network key must be changed in the Wireless settings section. Delete the existing key, which will be 8 capital letters and insert your own. This can be anything from 8 to 63 characters, high,low case, numbers or some punctuation.

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      Re: Sky wireless network key

      Know what is meant now cheers

      Isitme I think the instructions given in Post #4 refer to changing the router admin password. The wireless network key must be changed in the Wireless settings section. Delete the existing key, which will be 8 capital letters and insert your own. This can be anything from 8 to 63 characters, high,low case, numbers or some punctuation.

     

     
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