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I cant find the wifi password to access it on my phone

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September 11, 2010 7:51:44 PM

Hello,
i just got a verizon wireless ally. and i can get wifi on my phone, but i cant access it because i need the password. we only have desktops so we have no need for wireless internet but we have it. anyways on my phone it says signal strenngth: excellent then security wpa/wpa2 psk
the wireless password. i cant find the pasword, can you help? and i have a dell windows vista desk top computer.
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September 11, 2010 11:24:02 PM

Connect a computer to the router with an ethernet cable.

See the literature which came with your router for how to access the user setup screens in the router. Once in go to wireless security and review or renew the wireless security type and password. WPA PSK TKIP is the most common security type in use. Make a note of the SSID or change it to one of your invention.

Go to wireless mode and ensure that it's set to a protocol matching your phone's wireless adapter (mixed mode is a safe bet).

Disconnect ethernet cable.

Go to the phone's wireless networking setup screen and see if you can detect the router's SSID (wireless call sign). Select that network.



Apply the wireless security type and password to the phone's wireless networking setup screen.
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