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Old 08-19-2006, 04:02 PM   #1
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Default WEP and Road Runner Problems


I have a brand new Dell laptop and a Gateway desktop. Today, Road Runner was installed in my house. The desktop is hardwired to the wireless Motorola modem; the laptop is connected via wireless. I can get on my wireless network on my laptop without a problem, but only because the wireless connection isn't secure. I have XP with SPK 2, and everytime I input the WEP in the Wireless Network settings preferences, it disconnects and then re-connects, but the wireless network is still unsecure. It's like it's not saving the WEP info. Any advice?

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Old 08-19-2006, 04:47 PM   #2
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Default Re: WEP and Road Runner Problems

Usually when you change options in these devices, they have to reboot. If it has rebooted, and still does the same, I would say talk to your ISP- since they were the ones that installed it. It could be a firmware issue with the modem, but if it's not secure, then your network is at risk.
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