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WAP/WEP password not working

I'm trying to secure my internet by creating a WAP password but it is not recognizing the password when I run a test on other machines. Would like to know if I'm missing any steps.

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These are the two options for your Router. Don't forget to save your settings

WPA is an upgrade to the WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) standard for securing your wireless network. If you would like to secure your wireless network using WPA, you will need the following:

  • WPA enabled on your Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router

  • WPA support for your wireless clients. If you are using a Dell TrueMobile wireless client, you can check for the availability of WPA enabled software update for your wireless client at http://support.dell.com.


  1. Log into the Web configuration of your router at http://my.router (or the default address http://192.168.2.1)
  2. Click on Basic Settings.
  3. Click on Wireless Security.
  4. Click on the Enable Wireless Security checkbox.
  5. Select either WEP or WPA in the Network Authentication list.




To setup WPA
  1. Enter your pre-shared key. This key must match the key that is used by each wireless client computer associated to your router.
  2. Choose a key format. This can be hexadecimal digits (0-9, A-F) or ASCII characters (any key on the keyboard).
  3. WPA Group Rekey Interval specifies how often the key rotates or changes.
  4. WPA Encryption allows you to select 1 of 2 possible encryption methods (TKIP and AES) - choose one that your wireless clients supports.
  5. Click NEXT, then Save and Restart to apply the changes.
  6. Setup the WPA on your wireless clients. Refer to the documentation that accompanied your wireless clients, or your wireless clients on-line help system for information on how to setup WPA.

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I hate to be rude but WEP was broken several years ago. Use WPA or WPA2 or (best of all) a wired connection.

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When you will make WEP key then you have to put this key on your pc first for connect to internet. It is very easy steps & your network will make secure.

First check your network option also.

Right click on your network then you see the property then go to security See dropdown menu If you have wep key then follow these steps if you did not see thi.

WPA is same as WEP
(WEP)
You need to sign in your router first.

1.open a web-browser such as Internet Explorer and enter the IP address of the router (192.168.0.1)

http://192.168.0.1/

2. Select "Admin" from the drop-down menu and then enter your password. Leave the password blank by default.

Now you can see your D-LINK webpage where you find your wep key.

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Now you see on this page

1. Wireless Security mode then drop-down-menu Set Enable WEP

2. Authentication - Choose Shared Key.

3. WEP Encryption - 64 Bit.

4. Key Type - HEX

5. Default WEP Key - WEP Key 1
6. Now Make a key( You can choose any password but remember only 10 charcters allowed)

7. Now Save setting. then your router gonna boot up make sure let it boot. It connected after 5 minute.

You should write your password in paper first then you will have to add this key into your pc. network.


You can not connect internet because you have to put these Key(password) into your pc first.


Go to your network connection in your pc Choose your network
Or

You see two computer( internet icon) on the desktop
Right click then connect to network then you see so many network & your network ( Which you create).

Right click on your network then you see the property then go to security choose wep key then put the password(KEY).


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1. Wireless Security mode then drop-down-menu - EnableWPA
2. Clipher type -TKIP
3. Passpharse - create own password here( don't put any personal info there)
Save setting
Device restart.


Now check Network status. Its working now.

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You have to configure password for WAP to access the network. For this go to router management and configure the WAP password.

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For that you need to access your router' configuration.
First connect your router with wi fi.
Then you can access it woth it
http://192.168.1.1
or
http://192.168.0.1
Above are default ip.
If you are not able to access with above then check your computer ip address and gateway ip is your router ip try with that ip.
Then type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or blank or "password"
then click on wireless or wi fi.
Then check WEP or WAP security there is WEP or WAP code it is your password to connect internet.
If it is in * or # format add new password and save and restart router.
So you can get new password to connect internet.
Let me know if you need further assistance.
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your computer (INTERNET EXPLORER), and enter the Router’s default IP address, 192.168.1.1, in the Address field/bar. Then, press Enter. A password request screen will appear. Leave the User name field blank then default password admin. (You can set a new password from the Administration tab’s Management screen.) Click OK to continue.
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See article for better explanation:

http://www.openxtra.co.uk/articles/wpa-vs-wep

If this doesn't improve, you may need to purchase a new wireless device for your PC/Laptop or try replacing the router.

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Then access it with following link.
http://192.168.1.1
or
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then go to wi fi security then check WEP or WAP key you have to set new key because it is in * or # format then save settings and restart router.
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First connect your router to computer with ehtenret cable.
Then access it with following link.
http://192.168.1.1
or
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type user name as "admin" and password as "admin" or blank or "password"

then go to wi fi security then check WEP or WAP key you have to set new key because it is in * or # format then save settings and restart router.
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