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how do i change my network key?

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Member Since: ‎05-31-2011
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how do i change my network key?

 i recently hooked up my wireless router and set my password ,well someone has the capability to use my signal w/out my permission .So could someone please tall me how to change my wireless password/network key?

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Re: how do i change my network key?

Please tell the world the brand name and model number of your router and your operating system version.

sam

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Re: how do i change my network key?

Netgear, windows 7,model# 150routerwnr1000

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Re: how do i change my network key?

RTFM, my friend.  If you didn't get a hard copy, a PDF version is probably on the CD that came with the router.  If not, you can download it from Netgear, just select your exact model here:

 

http://support.netgear.com/app/products/family/a_id/12457

 

In essence, you want to log into your router's web admin interface and change the wireless configuration for a new wireless password.  




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Re: how do i change my network key?

There is a sticky at the top of this board Labeled how to secure your router. Click on that and it should show you everything that you need to know.



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Re: how do i change my network key?

 

Macbook Pro 10.7.4, SMC Networks, SMCD3GNV 

 

can you help me also?? I have the same issue!!!!!