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I lost my pppoe password, so I want to recover it from my router configuration setting but I am not succeeding after my lot of research on Internet. I used many password revealer tools but it can't ...
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1answer
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In the last step of the answer here, I don't see the text field for network security key: How can I make it appear in order to update my password?
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1answer
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I have a home Wi-Fi network. Previously it was an open network, without any password. Recently I renamed my network and set a WEP password there. Now on my Laptop I see the renamed network but can't ...
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2answers
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I was wondering today about ways someone could steal my password and I came up with a few questions. I think it's the best to let them be answered by SuperUsers :) My questions: Is someone emitting ...
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1answer
56 views

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In windows 7, when you go to Control Panel > Hardware And Sound > Add a Device a new wifi "hotspot" (so to speak) is created which can be connected to with an android, ios or other computer. However, ...
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1answer
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Linksys admin password change with special character

I just changed my Linksys router (WRT110, latest firmware 1.0.07) password to one containing one special accented character (é in this occurence), among the 22 characters (all others lowercase ...
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0answers
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“Copy this network profile to a USB flash drive” option not available

I am trying to back up my network credentials to a USB flash drive, but this option is no longer available. I am connected to the network. How can I get this back? More importantly, how can I back ...
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1answer
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How to get OS X 10.9 to save WPA2 Enterprise passwords in System keychain?

I am using OS X Keychain as my password manager. To make it reasonably secure, I have a different password on my login keychain than on my user account, and have the keychain set to lock automatically ...
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0answers
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Tried to change wireless name and password and can no longer connect

The one computer that's hooked up to the router with an ethernet cable still works, but none of the passwords (old or new) are working, even after changing the name back. I tried a factory reset, got ...
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0answers
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Win 7 Home Premium 64-bit : Using sleep mode changes chars in network password to uppercase

After using the sleep mode on my desktop Win 7 machine, I always find I can't connect to my home wifi network. I can check the settings via Control Panel >> Network and Internet >> Manage Wireless ...
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2answers
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When trying to connect to a secured network, the “enter password” box does not show

My laptop uses windows 7. When I click on the network I want to connect to (or any other network) the box where you would normally enter the password does not show. Can anyone help? Thanks
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1answer
63 views

How to retrieve the WIFI key from Netgear assistant software?

I am attempting to setup an additional computer on an office WIFI, but do not know the WIFI key. There is a computer already connected to the WIFI and it uses the net gear wd111v2 wireless assistant ...
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2answers
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How can I find a wifi password saved in Windows? [duplicate]

I've just moved and the people, who've moved into my old apartment need the wifi password. It's saved somewhere in Windows 7, but I don't know, where exactly? Please help me find it.
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1answer
94 views

How are Wi-Fi passwords sent to the router securely?

Maybe I'm just being stupid, but whenever you type the password to gain access to a certain Wi-Fi network, how is the password sent to the router securely? Wouldn't it be easy to intercept the ...
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1answer
836 views

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I turned my Windows 7 laptop into a wireless hotspot a while ago. Now I forgot the password I set. How can I see and change the password? I cannot see the network under Control Panel\Network and ...
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1answer
127 views

Sync wireless passwords between Windows computers

I'm looking for a way to synchronize wireless network passwords between each of the computers I use (to avoid typing each of them more than once.) Is it possible to do this on Windows?
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1answer
150 views

Password Prompt For Wifi Connections in Linux

I have been using a few flavors of Linux for a while now. But, I Still haven't figured out how to turn off the repetitive password prompt for Connecting to a Wifi networks. Is there an automated ...
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1answer
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I have a wi-fi network that is being used by more than 400 users. Right now they are given access by a single password which the system administrator types on the individual workstations during the ...
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2answers
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Enabling WiFi password, drops network into 802.11a instead of n

Whenever I enable WiFi password on my network, all the Mac's in the house drop to 802.11a, instead of N. Here are the screenshots of a password-less world. MacBook Air: DGND3700 - Netgear Router ...
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3answers
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I can't use Wirelesskeyview, my anti-virus keeps deleting it and I can't disable it. Is there another way to get it?
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1answer
321 views

How can my computer automatically connect to a Wi-Fi?

I should say at the start that I'm absolutely beginner in such things like networks. I tried to search but don't really know what to type to solve the problem. I've just installed Ubuntu 11.04 on one ...
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1answer
768 views

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I am using Mac OS X. I am at a hotel where a website login prompt pops up when you connect to their open wifi. I typed the password wrong, and saved the password on accident. As a result, it no ...
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2answers
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The title says it; I want to prevent users from viewing the wireless network password on Ubuntu. It's easily viewable through the included application called seahorse.
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1answer
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So I'm at a friends house and they have an internet connection. He does not have a wireless router, instead he connects his laptop directly to the internet using an ethernet lead and modem. I enabled ...
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3answers
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My laptop is configured with a wireless key ( for a WPA2 network) stored by the Intel PRO/Wireless application. How can recover that key ? WirelessKeyView can be used to recover keys stored by the ...
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3answers
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How to get a stored WLAN “password” from Windows 7?

I'm trying to connect to my friends wireless network, but we don't know the password (ie. network/WEP/WPA key). The WLAN is secured by WPA2. My friend's laptop with Windows 7 connects automatically ...
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4answers
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Why do I have to enter my password every time I activate / deactivate AirPort (WiFi) on my MacBook Pro?

I use Snow Leopard, and I'm used to activate / deactivate WiFi like 20 times per day. The reason is that WiFi stops working properly after a few minutes of use. So every time I try to surf, I must ...
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1answer
735 views

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If you have a laptop running XP that is able to connect to a wireless network fine, but you don't know the password it's using, is there any way to find it out so that a second laptop can also ...
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4answers
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Make Windows forget a network connection password?

Is there a way to prevent Windows from remembering the network password after it connects? So that upon disconnecting Windows won't reconnect without re-entering password.
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2answers
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Why does enabling WEP still allow me to connect to my D-Link router without encryption?

I have D-Link wireless router that I use for my home network. Everyone in the range of my wireless network can reach the internet, as it is unencrypted. I tried to set password on it, but nothing ...
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4answers
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On my Wi-Fi box, I have set a passphrase and also know the hex code. However, my iPhone needs a password. Can I figure out the password from this information? How else can I get around this?
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Why can't I connect to the wireless network after the network password was changed?

My family changed the network password and some other network settings after new computers were brought into the house, because apparently they wouldn't work with the settings or password we had. ...
2
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2answers
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WPA Password not remembered after a reboot

Every-time I reboot my laptop with WinXP, I have to re-enter my wireless password. I've looked but found no place to check to tell it to remember it. This worked at one time but I'm not sure what ...