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WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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

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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

It can't be manually configured ?




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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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

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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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



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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

Where is the WiFi network manager on Windows 7?

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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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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Re: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) won't enable

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.

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