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Windows 7: router password


28 Dec 2009   #1

win 7
 
 
router password

Since I put on Windows 7 it locked my wireless router and I cannot get into it. My granddauter has a mac and it is wireless and cannot get into my wifi unless she has a pass word...I wrote it down somewhere but I cannot find it...how do search my system to find the pasword..please help

Kas


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28 Dec 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 
Which Password

Are you talking about the wireless password or the router admin password?
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28 Dec 2009   #3

Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kaschiro View Post
Since I put on Windows 7 it locked my wireless router and I cannot get into it. My granddauter has a mac and it is wireless and cannot get into my wifi unless she has a pass word...I wrote it down somewhere but I cannot find it...how do search my system to find the pasword..please help

Kas
there are websites with default router admin passwords, listed by model if that's what you are looking for. if u used your own and forgot it, then reset the router (paper clip thru a hole, on some of them)
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28 Dec 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 
Easy Fix

This could be an easy fix we just need more info like the brand and model of the router and if it is only the wireless password you forgot if so we may be able to help you log into the router and change that.
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28 Dec 2009   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kaschiro View Post
Since I put on Windows 7 it locked my wireless router and I cannot get into it. My granddauter has a mac and it is wireless and cannot get into my wifi unless she has a pass word...I wrote it down somewhere but I cannot find it...how do search my system to find the pasword..please help

Kas

open internet explorer and in the address bar type:

192.168.0.1 (sometimes 192.168.1.1)

username: admin (usually)
password: is either blank, or password

this will get u in the router homepage, then there'll be an option called 'wireless' or 'security', u should be able to find ur password there, u might need to check a box that says 'show characters'.


hope this helps.

that will get get u in the routers homepage
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