security on routers

  tricia321 16:41 20 Dec 2007
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Hi, I have a router which uses wep as security, I am aware that wpa is unsecure and when I try to change it to wpa and reconfigure the router I get a message saying that my ISP settings wont wont allow it!!! so I have had to go back to wep 64bit which is ok for now as I live in a remote area and I am relatively secure but when I move which I hope wont be long I will be in a built up area and would like to increase the security on the router, how can this be overcome?
thanks TRicia

  bluto1 21:54 20 Dec 2007

^^^

  brundle 22:18 20 Dec 2007

Router make and model please

  Border View 22:18 20 Dec 2007

Just for info - who is your ISP and what is the make of your router?

  Border View 22:19 20 Dec 2007

snap brundle

  tricia321 10:34 21 Dec 2007

H Barmoor I am sorrry I am be late replying, the router is a d-link adsl624 and my ISP is virgin

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:15 21 Dec 2007

click here

should be noting to do with ISP, should be op systm settings. Win9x? XP?

  tricia321 17:11 21 Dec 2007

its vista I am running

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:05 21 Dec 2007
  tricia321 18:41 21 Dec 2007

thank you fruit bat I will digest and learn. merry christmas to all who helped me with this

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