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Hello everyone. I have set up my laptop so it outputs out a wireless signal from the LAN and finaly got it to work but it has no password...

Am I even able to put on a password?

I un ticked "The Key is provided for me automatically" But whatever Network Key I type in it comes up with a message saying the password needs to be 40bits or 104bits depending on my network config and that it can be 5 or 12 ascii or 10 or 26 hexadecimal...

Could somebody please explain? Is this even a password?

Thanks in advance!
    
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Anyone?!

I finally typed in a password so it won't complain. Its "toads"

Thats a 5 ascii one...

But I whip out my mobile to test the password and...

IT DIDN'T ASK FOR A FREAKING PASSWORD?!?! ::b ruce
Edited by KillerBunnys122 - 7/31/10 at 1:41am
    
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IT DIDN'T ASK FOR A FREAKING PASSWORD?!?! ::b ruce
ooh nice
    
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ooh nice
I know

I'm pretty sure its not possible... Talking to somebody about it now.
    
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Neverming people.

I got it working Just had to change 2 settings!

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Neverming people.


I got it working Just had to change 2 settings!


Mods can lock and/or remove this thread if they like!

I am having the exact same problem...what two settings did you change?
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