Unable to connect via usb adaptor to router

  realist 20:43 02 Jul 2010
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USB Netgear WG111v2 wireless adaptor, latest drivers installed, but although Windows XP Home finds the wireless network it is unable to establish a connection to the Thomson Speedtouch ST585v6 router.

Encryption is WPA and the correct passphrase is entered but still "unable to connect".

Am I missing something?

Many Thanks.

  Technotiger 21:36 02 Jul 2010

Try updating your Ethernet Drivers in Devices.

  woodchip 22:54 02 Jul 2010

Have look hear to see if you have same drivers click here

  realist 12:14 03 Jul 2010

Thanks for suggestions gratefully received but still trying to sort this. It connects, no problem, by ethernet cable but not wirelessly.

  northumbria61 12:28 03 Jul 2010

If you can access the settings on your Router try changing to a different channel which may help.

  realist 14:33 03 Jul 2010

Tried all the above so returning adaptor as faulty.
Thanks for all replies.

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