Wireless connection

  dazza39 11:57 16 Mar 2008

Hello I have router set-up for home network, which works fine, PC upstairs as well connects fine,bought my wife a laptop christmas and for some reason it won't connect to Network straightaway?,sometime it takes about an hour before it finds network, router is same room, any ideas?.


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:54 16 Mar 2008

Take it back under the guarentee.

Should really find the network and connect within seconds of being fully booted.

  woodchip 14:00 16 Mar 2008

Have you installed SSID and Encryption key in Laptop settings

  dazza39 22:43 17 Mar 2008

Not sure what you mean?,how do check this?.

  woodchip 22:49 17 Mar 2008

in system tray near clock you will see a icon for wireless, this is where you install ssid and encyption key if any. you need to get these from router setup page under wireless. also enable wireless in router settings page

  dazza39 22:51 17 Mar 2008

Ahh know what you mean now woodchip, I dod have that installed from router, so i guess i gotta take back to shop and complain.cheers.will keep posted.

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