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I just bought a Trendnet TEW-467ga wireless gaming adapter.

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I just bought a Trendnet TEW-467ga wireless gaming adapter. I am having difficulty configuring the device. During the manual setup, I get an "unable to login the device" message in response to the request for a password. How can I get this set up?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.
-Could you explain your situation a little more?
Are you using the cd that came with it?
Have you tried using the default password?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I am using the CD and have tried the default password, which the user guide says is a blank.
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

Ok can you double check your model on your router. I can find any information on a Trendnet TEW-467ga

 

Did you mistype the number?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Oops. That would be TEW-647 GA
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

OK this seems silly.

Try typing "blank" without the quotes.

 

Then if that doesnt work try leaving the field blank (type nothing in it)

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
tried both. same result
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.
are you tying "admin" for username all lower case?

Edited by Sam Carney on 1/3/2010 at 11:50 PM EST
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
there is no place to enter a username
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

try this in your browser

http://192.168.10.110

Does it give you a login?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

OK that was supposed to be the defualt IP address of the router. Find the reset button and press it with a paper clip. Hold it in for about 10 seconds or intil you see the lights go off.

Then try loggin in again. with default user name and password

http://192.168.10.110

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
OK, that reset everything, and I an able to continue with the setup. It is now asking for a Pre-Shared Key. Is this the password XXXXX the wireless router?
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.
what is asking for pre-shared key? laptop?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
The setup software identified the wireless router info: wirelss mode, security mode and WPA mode. Then it asks for the Pre-Shared Key. All on the same screen.
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

I'm not a fan of using router setup software. It truly is optional

are you able to go to http://192.168.10.110 and login?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
This is the setup software for the game console adapter. IE still doesn't recognize the IP address.
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

ok.. This is specific to your device.. It walks you through their software for setup.

Please review this guide.

http://www.trendnet.com/asp/download_manager/inc_downloading.asp?iFile=14295

 



Edited by Sam Carney on 1/4/2010 at 3:15 AM EST
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
I tried the router password XXXXX it asked for the Pre-Shared Key. That was what was necessary. Everything get set up, and the adapter is working. Thanks for your help.
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

THANK YOU for sticking with it.. It was a tough one.

 

Please leave me some feedback (hopefully positive!)

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Sam, I appreciate your help. You stuck with and me even though it seemed as if it should have been a pretty simple task. I enjoyed workking with you. Best wishes for the New Year.
Expert:  Sam Carney replied 4 years ago.

What can I say? I really enjoy helping people and I like solving problems!

 

If you have time please leave me some feedback (hopefully positive)!

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