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I have NETGEAR-2.4-G. When I try to connect I am asked for

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I have NETGEAR-2.4-G. When I try to connect I am asked for the security key. How can I get this?
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Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  tekbabe replied 4 years ago.
Hi John

What is the operating system you are using
WinXP
Vista
Win7

Do you connect to the internet with DSL or Cable

Thanks, TB
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Thank you for replying.

Win 7

JR
Expert:  Daniel B. replied 4 years ago.
  1. Use an Ethernet cable to connect a computer to any one of the four LAN ports of the NETGEAR router.
  2. Click the following link to enter the router's setup pages - try either http://192.168.0.1 or http://192.168.1.1.
  3. When prompted for a Username and Password, enter the default username and password (admin; password) unless you have already changed it.


  4. Select Wireless Settings from the Setup menu in the left-hand navigation bar.
  5. Under Security Options you'll find details of your security key/passphrase
    • WRITE DOWN this as you will require it to connect wireless computers and devices to your network.


Edited by Daniel B. on 3/15/2010 at 1:37 AM EST
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