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WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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I been trying to enable it with the WPN buttion and online admin tool with little to no luck.Everytime I hit enable and autoly switches back to disable.

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I can't tell you how to fix it, sorry. Probably a firmware glitch. FWIW, it is better to leave it disabled anyway as it is a potential security vulnerability;

 

https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=is+wps+secure




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pretty much I bought a wifi range extender for nothing if I can't use the WPS.

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It can't be manually configured ?




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N300 WiFI Range Extender Model EX2700 from NETGEAR and not that I know of

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It can. Search Google for the PDF user manual and scroll down to page 7.



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Where is the WiFi network manager on Windows 7?

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Google strikes again... Smiley Wink

 

https://www.google.com/search?q=Where+is+the+WiFi+network+manager+on+Windows+7&oq=Where+is+the+WiFi+...




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I don't see anything on my Mange wireless network list and my Desktop is not wireless just my tablet which runs on andriod and this wifi range ext.I also try wired on the wifi range ext to see if something will show up like anywhere new.