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What does authentication problem mean?
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Hi and Welcome. My Name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you today with your question.

The authentication error means that you are using an incorrect password ***** your WiFi network or there are some issues with the configuration of your WiFi network.

Do you have a computer there connected to your wifi network ?

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