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Hi there, I have a dual 1 GHz PowerPC G4 running 10.5.8. I

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Hi there,
I have a dual 1 GHz PowerPC G4 running 10.5.8.
I just had an airport card installed and the computer is recognising my wireless network. However when I try and connect with the network , I firstly enter wpa password, then the computer either says 'connection failed' or 'administrator'.
I took it to a local computer repair shop and it connected to his network no problem.

Can you help me?

cheers simon



Thank you for your question and your time today.

My name is Jason and I will be the expert working with you today to help resolve your problem.

What is the full brand and model name of your wireless router, please?





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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
netgear n300 , with extender also netgear wn3000rp.

i have other computers connecting to the network no problem.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
,are you there?

Thank you for the update.

May I please, remote into your computer so that I can better help you resolve this problem?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
i think it may be a little difficult to remote into a computer that cannot connect to the internet, no?

I am asking to remote into a working computer so that I can take a look at your network setup.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Thank you.

Please, click the following link and allow the remote app to run:

Please, let me know if that fixed the problem. If it did not, please, click the remote link again and allow it to run.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

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Thank you,
- Jason