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where can I find the wi-fi network SSID number and security

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where can I find the wi-fi network SSID number and security for my wireless connection
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Ansh P. replied 6 years ago.

Tech Specialist :

Hi Welcome to JustAnswer.com I am Tech Specialist and today, I will be trying my best to solve your issue.

Tech Specialist :

What is your router's make and model?

Customer:

I have to register my e-book (nook) and in order for me to do that I need to have a wi-fi access and password. I have a d-link as my wireless router. I tried to add wi-fi network but I need to have the network SSID, security and I thought I have my password XXXXX it does not work.

Tech Specialist :

What is the model of the dlink?

Customer:

Model DIR 615

Tech Specialist :

Thanks

Tech Specialist :

I will get you the steps to get the ssid

Customer:

thanks

Tech Specialist :

click on this link: 192.168.0.1

Tech Specialist :

do you see a username password XXXXX?

Customer:

I see the login prompt and password XXXXX it says invalid

Tech Specialist :

Thanks

Tech Specialist :

Please use username as Admin

Tech Specialist :

Accept after help please.

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and leave password XXXXX and try

Tech Specialist :

Are you there?

Customer:

should I use the manual or the internet

Tech Specialist :

click on that link which i gave

Tech Specialist :

when it asks for username password

Tech Specialist :

use Admin as using and leave the password XXXXX

Tech Specialist :

let me know if you can get into routers setup

Customer:

It is asking if manual it inetrnet wizard. which one should I click.

Tech Specialist :

Do you see a page like this:

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Customer:

No

Tech Specialist :

In that case you are in wrong page

Tech Specialist :

Try again, click on http://192.168.0.1/

Customer:

OK I tried the link and what comes out is the wireless connection setup and I have to choose between internet wizard set up or manual set up

Tech Specialist :

Choose manual

Tech Specialist :

once there

Tech Specialist :

on that page, do you see a wireless setting option in left pane?

Customer:

OK now it's showing Dynamic IP internet connection type

Tech Specialist :

click on wireless settings option

Tech Specialist :

It will be on the left pane

Tech Specialist :

once done, check in that page if you can see your SSID or network name?

Customer:

I don't see the SSID or network name

Tech Specialist :

Clicked on wireless settings?

Customer:

Yes

Tech Specialist :

What options do you see on that page?

Tech Specialist :

Do you see something like Excryption, passphrase etc?

Tech Specialist :

Encryption*

Customer:

under the wireless stting, I see wireless wizard set up, add awireless device and manual set up. If I click on the network setting, I see the IP address

Tech Specialist :

You are not in the right page.

Tech Specialist :

Is the page having a blue or orange theme?

Customer:

it has the orange theme

Tech Specialist :

Hmmm,

Tech Specialist :

On the left hand pane, what options do you see?

Customer:

on the left, I see DIR 165, Internet, wireless settings and network settings

Tech Specialist :

click on wireless settings

Tech Specialist :

make sure you come to a page having encryption,

Customer:

I clicked on the wireless setting, went back to the login then the page where I have to coose between the internet wizard or manual setup

Tech Specialist :

click on wireless settings again

Customer:

OK,but there are choices again. wireless setting, wireless wizard setup, add wireless and manual setup.

Tech Specialist :

Can you get me a screenshot of that page

Tech Specialist :

Something is wrong

Customer:

OK how do I do that.

Tech Specialist :

On the dlink page press prtsc on the keyboard

Tech Specialist :

open word and paste the screenshot using Ctrl + V

Tech Specialist :

save the document to desktop and let me know

Customer:

I lost the entire page, I have to click on the numbers again to fet to the login page

Tech Specialist :

Yes no problem

Tech Specialist :

Take your time

Customer:

can you give me the link

Tech Specialist :

one second

Tech Specialist :

http://192.168.0.1

Customer:

Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX again

Tech Specialist :

Sure

Customer:

I'm on the wireless setting again but I cant seem to get the page copy to the desktop

Tech Specialist :

How's is?

Tech Specialist :

Sorry

Tech Specialist :

Once there you have to press PrtSc key

Tech Specialist :

it will do nothing but will copy the page to clipboard

Tech Specialist :

once done open word or paint and press ctrl + V to paste it

Tech Specialist :

How is it going?

Customer:

My computer froze on me sorry

Tech Specialist :

Have you saved the screenshot to a document/

Customer:

are you still there?

Tech Specialist :

Yes.

Tech Specialist :

Have you saved the screenshot?

Customer:

are you still there?

Tech Specialist :

I am here.

Tech Specialist :

I want to take a look at the screenshot please

Tech Specialist :

I am unable to see it

Tech Specialist :

Have you saved the screenshot as insctruted?

Customer:

It only copies the top of the page. If I can't do it at this time, I have to sign off for now and try again later on. Thanks.

Customer:

Hello, I have to sign off now and try again another time. Thanks

Tech Specialist :

No problem

Tech Specialist :

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