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    laptop connection problem

    This is a discussion on laptop connection problem within the Wireless / Adapters forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; I have just got a second laptop and want to connect it to my wireless connection. When i go to ...

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      laptop connection problem

      I have just got a second laptop and want to connect it to my wireless connection. When i go to look at wireless networks available, my wireless network isnt listed. I have another laptop and 2 iphones that connect just fine. It works with a cat 5e cable connected but wont fond the network wirelessly. Any ideas??


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      Re: laptop connection problem

      For security reasons you might have turned off "Broadcast SSID". Once connected
      your pc will still be able to connect when it is not being broadcast but for the first time you need to change the setting.

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      Re: laptop connection problem

      Does the laptop see other wireless networks?

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      Re: laptop connection problem

      Silly question, but does it have a wireless switch on the laptop?

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      Re: laptop connection problem

      it sees other networks and yes the switch at the front is on for wireless

     

     

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