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Windows 7: Turning wifi on...?

28 Dec 2012   #11
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Who's internet connection are you trying to connect to? To connect to a secured network, it will ask you for the SSID name (name of network) and the security phrase (password) of that network to allow you access to that network connection.


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28 Dec 2012   #12
Haruhi

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

So I gotta find out that password... ok.
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28 Dec 2012   #13
Haruhi

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Wooohooo got it. Just didn't know where to look for it at first Thanks so much for the quick reply!!
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28 Dec 2012   #14
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Glad you're all sorted out now...Happy wireless(ing)!!!!
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28 Dec 2012   #15
Haruhi

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

And I spoke too soon... Everything's connected and showing now but I can't actually connect to the internet -.-
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28 Dec 2012   #16
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Try a reboot.

Are there any error messages?
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28 Dec 2012   #17
Haruhi

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I had restarted once but it seems the second time worked lol ty again! xD
Hope there will be no more errors!!
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28 Dec 2012   #18
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Ok..good...keep us posted.
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