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Nathan. I am entering the correct password wifi on my iPad

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Hi Nathan. I am entering the correct password ***** my wifi on my iPad but it is saying incorrect and not accepting it. Have you encountered this before? This is not a new iPad but it is a new problem. Thank you for any insights you may have.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: E-Readers
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi there and welcome

Do you have a windows computer already connected to your wifi network?

Please let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

thanks

The first step is to confirm the password ***** this is the most common cause, possibly it got changes without you knowing or its written down wrong.

We check the password ***** windows via the following

Press the windows key + R and type in

ncpa.cpl

Press enter

Right click on the wireless connection and click on Status

Then click on wireless properties

Click on the Security Tab and then click on Show Characters and you can then see the wireless password ***** to use

Note that PASSword ***** ***** to passWORD

enter that password *****

Let me know the results please

Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

I can also do these steps for you, and have made a request via Additional Services. This is optional, and if you choose to do this, I can, with your permission, remote into your computer while you watch and do all these steps (and deal with any problems that arise during them) for you. Or if you do not choose to take this service, we can continue here. This is no problem at all. Just let me know please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will check this out on our Windows computer but as I said this password ***** been the same for quite awhile and no problems.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, but 99% of the time it says its wrong is because the password ***** ***** so we need to check this first please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Gotcha. Will do.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Thank you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. I am a Mac user now and the hp computer is my husband's. I don't see a Windows key per say. Also when I look at my net gear modem it clearly says the password ***** it and that is the one I am using.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there, Richard?
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

you can change the password ***** it. If its saying the password ***** ***** then we need to confirm if this is the case.

the windows key is the key with the windows logo on it to the left of the Alt

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
There is no security tab when I go into properties.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

someone has hidden it then.

Click this link, you see a sign in screen?

http://192.168.1.1

Or on this one?

http://192.168.0.1

Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

How did you go with the last instructions?