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How do I connect an ipad to a netgear wireless G router

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how do I connect an ipad to a netgear wireless G router WGR514
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
My name is***** will assist you.
I am sorry to hear that you are having this issue.
Do you know the wifi password?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm visiting my brother and he doesn't know the password ***** his connections were set up by Cox . I called Cox and they said he had no wifi with them and I should work thru nesgear
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, no problem. Does he have a computer connected wireless to the netgear?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
HP
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, is that windows 8 or windows 7 on the hp?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
8
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, follow these steps on the windows 8 computer to find the wifi password>

Right click on the windows start menu icon.

Then choose network connections,

Then right click on the wifi network connection on the network connection screen,

Then choose Status,

Then choose wireless properties,

Then place a check in the show password *****

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, follow these steps on the windows 8 computer to find the wifi password>

Right click on the windows start menu icon.

Then choose network connections,

Then right click on the wifi network connection on the network connection screen,

Then choose Status,

Then choose wireless properties,

Then place a check in the show password *****

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
please don't laugh - but im an apple person and don't know what a start menu icon
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok found start now can find network connections
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, click the arrow at the bottom left of the start menu screen and all apps will be displayed and then go to the windows system heading from there and choose control panel. The network connections heading will be listed there also.

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

you can also type network connections in the search everywhere menu.

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

the search menu will be displayed when you click on the top right of the apps screen.

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

sorry, click on the magnifying glass icon for the search menu.

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

I can also do this for you with a remote screen connect session if you are not able to locate the password.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
under network connection only 1 icon eathernet
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
tabs on this page are disable network, diagnose network, rename view connections
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, he must have it connected to the router with a cable. I can get the password ***** the router with a screen connect.

try this first please>

Log in to your NETGEAR router by typing one of these into your empty address bar at the top in your internet browser.

http://192.168.1.1 or

http://192.168.0.1 or

http://www.routerlogin.net or

http://www.routerlogin.com

Then Enter the username (admin) and password. By default, the password ***** password or 1234 (for older router models) unless it has already been changed.
From the left-hand navigation menu of the Router administration interface, select Set Up > Wireless Settings

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
clicking on Ethernet I get IPv4 Connectivity - internet
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

okay, the only way to get the wifi password ***** be to open the netgear interface.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
how do I open netgear interface
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

open a new tab and type http://www.routerlogin.net or

http://www.routerlogin.com into your empty address bar at the top in your internet browser.

Then Enter the username (admin) and password. By default, the password ***** password or 1234 (for older router models) unless it has already been changed.
From the left-hand navigation menu of the Router administration interface, select Set Up > Wireless Settings

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
under homegroup I found this password oX3KW37yX6. Dose that look like a password
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

no, that is only for file sharing between computers.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
how do I open the interface
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

open a new tab and type http://www.routerlogin.net or

http://www.routerlogin.com into your empty address bar at the top in your internet browser.

Then Enter the username (admin) and password. By default, the password ***** password or 1234 (for older router models) unless it has already been changed.
From the left-hand navigation menu of the Router administration interface, select Set Up > Wireless Settings

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

we can use teamviewer to connect remotely and I can get the password ***** you.

Please download the following software to start the remote control tool TeamViewer Quicksupport:

http://connect.teamviewer.com/v10

Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.

After you run the program let me know the id and password *****

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the program didn't load
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
270-280-6851683
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Password ***** *****
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
did u get the id and password
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I;m not sure if you are there Randy
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Your last response was at 8:43 Do I assume we are done?
Expert:  Randy IT Tech replied 1 year ago.
I am sorry about that. I just got your reply.