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Decrypting WiFi password with Win XP regedit file?

I'm having problem with decrypting Windows XP wireless password (WPA2), I am supposed to retrieve WPA2 password from regedit file which I have already recovered from fotmatted partition. I have ...
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1answer
61 views

Can't connect to any access point anymore after using wired conncetion

My Windows XP wireless stops working after using a wired connection. I can't see the wireless network in the list of available wireless networks. In wireless network connection properties, the Use ...
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14 views

Share files across workgroup in Windows XP

I have 1 desktop and 2 laptops. The desktop is connected to my dlink router using wire while the other 2 laptops are connected using wireless. I have created a workgroup named FILE SERVER and this 3 ...
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Winxp Workgroup wireless [duplicate]

I need to create closed network for few computers running Windows XP connected to wireless router. Can some one give me some pointers? I configured the routers wifi and security, set device ip to ...
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2answers
43 views

win xp wifi networking

I have 2 pcs with win xp and a wifi router ( without outgoing internet connection )...my job was to connect them over wifi to share some files. router was properly configured, both computers connected ...
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1answer
57 views

windows XP. Laptop sees router, however cannot connect to the internet

This laptop had been working fine up till a couple of days ago. Now, it wont actually connect to the internet although the wireless network connection shows it to be connected with a strong signal. I ...
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1answer
46 views

Slow down internet without changing router settings

I know some may think this is a dumb question or that what I am looking for is not the right solution, but I really need your help. This is my situation: my younger sister dropped school, and now all ...
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1answer
13 views

Home network file sharing

I am linked on a home network (I have a desktop and the others are on wireless) and have some files I don't want the rest of the house to share (mainly to do with my divorce and study). How can I stop ...
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7 views

spontaneous reboots only in certain wireless environments

My old Gateway laptop, running Windows XP, automatically rebooted every time I started it up while visiting my son in another state. Until I turned off wireless and then everything ran fine. So I quit ...
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1answer
352 views

Where does Windows XP store wlan profiles and how to show/delete them?

I'm running Windows XP on a computer I do not hold (full) admin rights to. I've been trying to figure out where to find and delete a specific wireless network profile using the command line. Using ...
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124 views

“REALTEK 11n USB WirelessLAN is Disable” error message

I bought a new TP-LINK 300 Mbps High Gain Wireless USB Adapter, and my internet seems to be a bit improved. Yet, in my system tray, I have an icon for REALTEK 11n USB WirelessLAN Utility, and when I ...
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2answers
56 views

Wireless LAN cant connect with network

I installed a laptop with windows XP for a friend, very old skool. There is one problem: it cant connect with my network. If i see the list of networks available, i see 2 types: Secured wireless ...
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862 views

Win XP - “Windows Was Unable To Find A Certificate To Log You On To The Network”

A friend of mine has an old Toshiba Satellite laptop. I just re-installed XP on it and I am trying to get the computer online via WIFI (WPA-PSK / AES). When I try to connect I get the following ...
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1answer
641 views

Windows 8 running Hyper V containing Windows XP with no connectivity

I've followed all the steps for setting up a VM and did it correctly. The VM started, i installed windows and added a virtual switch(external) with the virtual switch manager. I then added a legacy ...
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61 views

Windows XP - “internal error” with ipconfig while connected to Wi-Fi

On my Windows XP laptop, I get an "internal error" when running ipconfig while connected to Wi-Fi: Windows IP Configuration An internal error occurred: A device attached to the Please contact ...
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0answers
40 views

windows 7: prevent user to set up new network connection

I have many laptops in my network. The laptops have installed windows XP and Windows 7 SO. The users access is controlled by a Windows domain. At the moment, if a user discover a new wireless ...
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1answer
37 views

Wifi login detection for Windows

OSX detects when login is required after you join public wifi and pops up a small window that's supposed to open the provider's login page (although this doesn't always work properly in my ...
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2answers
99 views

How can I adjust this agonizingly slow wifi?

After a tortured install process, I have a Rosewill RNX-6300 wifi card up and running in a machine running Windows XP (32 bit, SP2) about 15 feet from my router. It's worth mentioning that this is ...
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2answers
122 views

XP SP3 — and “Turn Off Computer” Looks Suspicious with my Neighbor's Name next to it

I recently had Wi-Fi installed. Last week I logged off and I was shocked to find the following in the bottom left corner where the "Turn Off Computer" icon is located. Instead of the normal icon it ...
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2answers
519 views

Laptop is connected o the internet but I can not browse with any browser

My Xp Pro Sp3 laptop stopped the other day, it won't open any pages on the internet using IE8, Firefox or chrome. I can ping 8.8.8.8 and get a good response but I cant ping www.google.com I can't ...
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2answers
584 views

WIFI disconnects itself

Having problem with wifi adapter on my laptop. When i connect my laptop to wifi it works for some time and disconnects itself. When im trying to connect again i cant. I had Windows XP, and i thought ...
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0answers
135 views

Wifi disconnects but signal is strong

After formating and reinstalling my desktop with Win XP Home Edition I installed the newest software for my wifi USB adapter TP-Link TL-WN721N. Everything went fine and the signal was strong. I ...
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3answers
23k views

Making a win Xp laptop a Wifi Hotspot [duplicate]

Hi I have a old win xp laptop which has wifi in it. I would like to convert this laptop as a wifihotspot. I should be able to connect from both Phone as well as computers. Is there any inbuilt ...
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132 views

After Win XP re-install, LAN/WLAN and audio drivers are not installed [duplicate]

recently all of a sudden, our Dell laptop stopped working properly: - USB ports stopped working - LAN and WLAN stopped working - the system got really slow for a while (meaning during a few sessions ...
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1answer
1k views

Cannot connect to 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi with Intel 3945ABG card on Windows XP

Recently I've installed a new MikroTik router with 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi (WPA2-PSK AES). All the client computers but one had no problem connecting to it. The one is old Amilo Pro V3545 with Intel 3945ABG ...
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127 views

Can't use wireless and Ethernet use at the same time in Windows XP

I have a computer connected to two different routers. One is connected through LAN cable and the other is through wireless. LAN cable IPs are 192.168.0.x while wireless IPs are 192.168.1.x. The ...
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2answers
317 views

Can't acess apartments wifi with my laptop

When I try to connect my XP laptop to my aparment wifi it says acquiring network address. But when I connect my TV and ps3 all I have to do is open the internet and it ask if I accept the apartments ...
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1answer
807 views

Connecting two laptops using ad hoc network in Windows

I want to test a chat server that I have made. For that I want to connect two laptops, one having Windows XP and the other having Windows 7. I know it is possible to make an ad hoc network and then ...
1
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1answer
71 views

Compaq presario laptop dual boot - win xp and ubuntu 10.4 - No wireless with ubuntu

I have a compaq presario laptop dual boot, win xp and ubuntu 10.04, windows boots & uses the wireless no problem. when I boot into ubuntu the wireless icon button is turned off, not enabling me to ...
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1answer
284 views

RDP works fine on a wired connection, but over wireless it throws error

RDP works fine on a wired connection, but over wireless it throws the following error: "Remote Desktop cannot find the remote computer type the name or address again or contact admin" Using a ...
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1answer
560 views

LAN in WiFi network and how to get IP address of all the connecting devices

I have two computers at my home and we use WiFi, how to LAN my both the computers? Is it required any special particular device or I need to configure it. Secondly, how can I get the IP address of ...
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0answers
104 views

Wireless refuses to connect after waking up from suspend/sleep mode on XPSP3 on HP Mini 1101 netbook

(I've been trying things for a few months with no solution. Since the day I got this netbook, got it up to speed with SP3 and Windows Update over and over, and with the proper drivers installed for ...
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1answer
1k views

How does Windows know which network adapter is a wireless device?

I'm trying and trying to find a value in the registry or through WMI (with wbemtest) which tells me that this network adapter uses a wireless connection. There are values in the WMI ...
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1answer
1k views

Getting Wireless Card To Work Old Fujitsu Siemens Laptop

I'm working on a project bringing computers to a settlement in South Africa, and have a bunch of old donated laptops that I am trying to get into working order. This one is a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo, ...
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1answer
2k views

Using a Network Bridge to provide an Internet Connection

I have the following setup: (A) a WiFi enabled 3G/4G Device which is providing connection to the internet (B) a Wifi enabled laptop that can connect to the 4G device. (with Windows 7) (C) a router ...
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2answers
568 views

Virtualbox 4.1.20 No Network Access from Guest on Windows XP

I cannot get the VirtualBox guest to connect to the host or vice-versa. Whatever network setting I change on the guest does not seem to make any difference. I can see the internet and all the ...
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Can see open network in XP , but not connect. Only happened since arriving in Australia(!?) with multiple devices

I've had a netbook for a couple of years, while travelling, and it's fantastic. Little XP Asus netbook. Never had problems. However since arriving in Australia (Melbourne) I've run into a couple of ...
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1answer
79 views

What is the best way to transfer text files from one computer to another as they are generated?

I have a program that is generating text files into a directory. I want it so that all the text files added to this directory are automatically and immediately uploaded to a directory on another ...
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2answers
164 views

Wifi network connection fails after a while

By "fails", I mean that it's still connected to the network, but I cannot access anything. The Internet does not work, I can't access the router page and I can't even ping any device on the network. ...
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set static Network settings, enable a wifi adapter

Here is my scenario, I have a computer with a LAN Connection and a WiFi Connection, running Windows XP Pro. I have a local network router (WRVS4400Nv2 from Cisco) with Wireless access and a separate ...
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1answer
334 views

Cannot enter wireless network key; textbox disabled

I am trying to set the network key for a wireless network secured with WPA2-PSK. The textboxes for entering the network key are disabled:
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1answer
209 views

Linking my Humax Foxsat HDR to my wifi (XP) laptop via ethernet

I want to be able to remote record to my Humax Foxsat HDR and believe that I can do so via a website so if I can get an internet connection to it. Sadly, the SFR box (I'm in France) and the PC are ...
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2answers
185 views

share folder between desktop and laptop which shares internet

I have a laptop with windows XP and a desktop with windows 7. I shared the wireless internet of my laptop to my desktop using a cable. This all works fine. Now the problem is that if I make a shared ...
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2answers
115 views

System can't find router on boot up

When I boot up (Windows XP) it doesn't recognize my router so I have to go into manage My Computer to "services & applications" then to "services", then to "wireless zero configuration" and ...
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3answers
200 views

Using Static IP at Work and Wireless at Home

At work, I have an XP laptop with a static IP. At home, I have a wireless router. I don't want to remove the static address, but I would like the laptop to recognize my home network. What would I ...
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0answers
335 views

XP SP3 issue with wireless connection

I have a fresh install of XP SP3 on my sister's laptop and the wireless connection is not working correctly. Her router is using WPA2-PSK (AES) encryption on a mixed bgn connection. The laptop ...
0
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1answer
89 views

Can I see what network key I use to connect to my router?

On a WindowsXP laptop which is automatically connecting to the router, is there a way to see what key was entered previously? I've seen all the answers about having to access the router config page ...
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0answers
226 views

Can I safely disable IEEE 802.1X from a Windows XP laptop connecting to a wireless network

Sony VAIO running Windows XP sp3 is routinely dropping its wifi connection. The wireless router itself is fine insofar as it powers several other wireless devices without incidents of drops. I've ...
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252 views

Windows XP Laptop as Access Point using DLink DAP-1350 WiFi Router

I am trying to get my Windows XP Laptop with Telstra 3G internet access to act as the access point for iPad and other devices using a D-Link DAP1350 router (a mini router that I use to turn hotel ...
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162 views

Windows Vista ICS staying local only

I hope i can get some help. So here is my scenario then my question. Scenario: I have a laptop running Windows Vista Home Premium (Wireless and Ethernet adapter), A desktop running Windows XP ...