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    can't protect my wireless internet

    This is a discussion on can't protect my wireless internet within the Wireless / Adapters forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; i have vista and none of the cds work so how can i protect the wireless internet and i tried ...

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      can't protect my wireless internet

      i have vista and none of the cds work so how can i protect the wireless internet and i tried to put my isp on the webbar but i don't know the user name and password


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      Re: can't protect my wireless internet

      log in to the router - 192.168.0.1
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      then you can change the encryption in wireless settings, however I thought the router came with wireless and encryption already enabled
      Last edited by dholdi; 04-07-07 at 08:38 PM.


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      Re: can't protect my wireless internet

      yep it does, also wth the ssid being broadcast.
      http://www.speedtest.net/



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      Re: can't protect my wireless internet

      cheers russ, thought it did, so ozzy if ur connected wirelessly then ur laptop/pc must have the same encryption setting as the router ( or it wouldnt connect ) and your protected


     

     

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