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Windows 7: Trouble connecting to secured network?

12 Apr 2009   #1
Sip

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Trouble connecting to secured network?

Anyone have trouble connecting to a secured network? I setup WPA security on my network and can't connect even with the key entered. At the moment I can only connect via unsecured, cause I haven't figured how to manually change security type as in Vista. I'm using build 7068 x86.


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12 Apr 2009   #2
johngalt

 

It should sense the security type being used and ask you for the appropriate type key.

I have a Wireless N router and no matter what I changed the security type to Win7 just asked for the key and off it went....
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