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How to find my own security key?

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September 4, 2012 6:17:59 PM

The reason I am asking, is that the wireless on my printer can no longer find my wireless network, and I was thinking that it might be a setting on the router. If anyone can tell me how to do this, that would be great. My printers instructions say that if the router does not have a WPS button, (which it does not) to add the PIN, which I have. But to where? :o 

~Confused.

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September 4, 2012 8:19:47 PM




Find or Change Your Internet Security Passphrase


1)Open the web browser that you use: Firefox,Google Chrome,IE,or Opera and type in the IP address for your router,and press the Enter key.
http://www.routeripaddress.com/ < Router ip addresses can be found here

2)A window will open and then type in your routers default username and password,and press the Enter key again

http://www.routerpasswords.com/ < Router usernames and passwords found here
***** Username and Password may also be located on the side or bottom of your router *****

3)Navigate to the Wireless Security\Network Security Settings Tab and open locate or change your WEP or WPA Security Passphrase.
Use WPA because it provides better security.

4)Write this Security Passphrase down and put it in a safe place to access when needed.

5)Save settings and close your browser.


For more info about WEP and WPA Wireless Security visit link below.
http://www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Computer_Science/20...
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