Can't get laptop to wirelessly connect at home

  stugra 11:53 11 Oct 09

I cannot get my laptop to find my home wireless network??

The wifi is turned on on the laptop (it finds other networks).
I have disabled the firewall and MAC address function on the router.
I can connect to the router with another PC, my phone, iPod etc...

Can anyone please help me with why my laptop cannot see my wifi network and therefore will not connect.

Your help is appreciated.

  Miké 11:57 11 Oct 09

Have you got your networks SSID hidden maybe?

  Strawballs 11:59 11 Oct 09

The router is not a draftN with the b & g switched off is it and the laptop only g?

  stugra 12:01 11 Oct 09

Sadly no, SSID is set to broadcast.

  stugra 12:02 11 Oct 09

Wireless mode is set to b, g and n.

  stugra 12:33 11 Oct 09

Does that help?

  stugra 15:26 11 Oct 09


  Strawballs 21:06 11 Oct 09

This is a stab in the dark but try changing the channel see if that help's

  stugra 16:46 13 Oct 09

No, sadly a channel change did not help

  Ashrich 21:51 13 Oct 09

Have you tried removing the profile for your home connection from the laptop , then rescanning ?


  JAkEshneg 23:25 13 Oct 09

On my router there is a button you have to press in order to get it to connect there might be on on yours. This MIGHT work but if youre not getting a signal at all then im not sure.

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