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Windows 7: Problem using netbook with Apple router

19 Nov 2009   #1

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Problem using netbook with Apple router

I have just purchased an Acer netbook with windows 7 starter installed. When I went to connect to my wireless network powered by my Apple airport extreme router which is password protected with a WEP password, I was prompted to enter the network key/password to join. Upon entering the password( which works fine on my other computers on the network) it said the password was invalid? I can not seem to find a reason or solution to the problem. Any ideas? Thanks.

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19 Nov 2009   #2

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If all devices on the network are capable, you should run WPA2 with AES encryption.

It will probably solve the issue and you'll actually have security then, too.
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