How do I set up IPAQ WiFi

  PaulH 20:45 04 Jan 2005
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I have wifi between my desktop and laptop which works OK (Belkin AP and card). Having now got an IPAQ 3175 I cannot seem to be able to connect this to the WiFi link. The IPAQ recognises that the WiFi is there but refuses to connect. Any suggestions on settings?

  TomG 20:52 04 Jan 2005

Ipaqs can be a nightmare - if you have a firewall disable it, are you using a wep key (make sure its entered correctly - I use belkin products and it has to be upper case)

  PaulH 21:47 04 Jan 2005

Thanks for the advice. I turned off the Norton firewall but this made no difference.

The network is WLAN, All available,
Under Network Key - authentication Open, Data encryption - Disabled.
Under 802.1x - nothing selected.

  TomG 19:06 05 Jan 2005

I've been looking at my ipaqs settings

Click on settings>connections.connections.advanced tab, tap network card in the "my network connects to list" select the internet.

have you entered your user name and password?

Try some of these sites

click here;en-gb;newsgpockpc
click here

You could try ringing HP's support line 0870 8422339

  aich 16:43 29 Jan 2005

I have an Ipaq 2100 with Bluetooth. I can talk to my laptop via a Belkin Bluetooth Dongle. I can sync and exchange files OK. My Laptop has wireless internet access via a router. Should I be able to access the internet on my IPAQ using the laptop internet access, and if so can anyone advise on the setup.

Hope someone can help

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