Network Key Problem

  jonh59 11:16 08 Jan 06

Purchased a Medion Wireless Lan Router 54 Mbit/s 802.11g yesterday, the router came with a Wlan USB Adapter. It has asigned me a network key (wep/wpa)which i put in to the security set up, but i cant get back on to the network because the the number i was giving is far to long, 26 characters max, the number i have is double that. Is there any way of getting back to the default settings?

  mgmcc 12:49 08 Jan 06

Your supplied network "key" is probably for WPA encryption if it has more than 26 characters.

64-bit WEP uses 10 hexadecimal (0 to 9 and "a" to "f") characters

128-bit WEP uses 26 hexadecimal characters

Try changing the encryption setting in the Wireless Network adapter's settings to use WPA and it should then accept the full key.

  jonh59 13:05 08 Jan 06

Thanks MG, all sorted, back to factory settings.


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