Then for some reason, I looked under the lip of the front of the PC, and saw the wireless light was orange. Please do something for me though, and change your router’s wireless security to AES. Click on the properties button underneath that preferred networks window. There was a tiny button I had completely overlooked which when pressed took me right to the wireless connection. Something is missing that I am not aware of. Click on the wireless networks tab.

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My recommendation is to have a friend come over that may know something about wireless networking. I need to ask you several questions, so I know where we need to begin. The driver on the support and driver page is not the newest one.

They never seem to be when you think they should be. I restarted the PC.

Click on the properties button underneath that preferred networks window. You don’t want TKIP. I once was cleaning the outside of a notebook that I don’t use very much. Click on the blue Change Advanced Settings on the wireleess left of the window. I thought to myself that it couldn’t be that because I had looked over the laptop carefully before I did anything.


Message 4 of 9. So, I slid it over and the light turned blue, and that brladcom that. I don’t know why the key in your connection would change.

I think it was set up the way it was because we have no close neighbors and the road is also out of range. I shut down computers and router and did a cold boot, but nothing changed.

But you are right, it is better to be safer. All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic.

Is there a switch or button to turn on the card on the notebook? The previous owner had the laptop connected to a wireless network, but I don’t know any particulars.

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I did disconnect the wired connection when trying to access the wireless. If it is a dual band router 2. It will probably broadcon too. Could the BroadcomAdapter’s general configuration be wrong? My router is a Netgear N Wireless Dualband.


I tried to install drivers but the ones installed are the latest. Message 3 of 9. Didn’t find what you were looking for?

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If yes, does the wireless card in your notebook “see” your home wireless SSID? When I go back to check it the incorrect key is back. Message 9 of 9. I did make the change to AES. Could the adapter itself be bad?

Is your router set to broadcast your SSID? That is outdated and not as secure as AES. Click on View Wireless Networks.