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MS Update fixed wireless connection issue

Postby chicagotech » Thu Oct 18, 2007 10:12 pm

Thank you for the update.

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> Update: it turns out downloading the latest software for the router did fix
> the problem. The verizon technician remotely set the HP computer to WEP while
> the modem was set to NONE. I had forgot about that until this morning.
>
> Thanks for your help.
>
> "Robert L (MS-MVP)" wrote:
>
>> It could be hardware or software issues. You may try MS update first. If
>> that doesn't work, try to find if there is a new firmware for the router or
>> driver for NIC. Or this link may help too.
>>
>> Vista Wireless IssuesVista: Common Problems with 802.11 Wireless ...
>> Inability to Connect and the wireless doesn't receive the single. 1) It
>> could be the Wireless adapter driver ...
>> http://www.wifimvp.com/vistawireless.htm
>>
>>
>> --
>> Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
>> Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
>> http://www.ChicagoTech.net
>> How to Setup Windows, Network, VPN & Remote Access on
>> http://www.HowToNetworking.com
>>
>>

>> >I have a new HP laptop, and a wireless dsl router we've had for awhile. Two
>> > other computers work normally on the wireless but the new HP with Vista
>> > won't
>> > connect. All firewalls are off, all the settings are basic, no encryption,
>> > and as far as I can tell the router and computer have the same settings.
>> > Vista shows the SSID and good signal strength, but won't connect. I did
>> > cmd
>> > netsh wlan connect "name" and get error 0X57. Is this a clue to what is
>> > wrong?
>>
>>
>>
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