wireless adapter Acer Extensa 6600WLMi

  Patc 14:47 PM 26 Mar 12
Locked

I have changed my bt home hub to a 2.0 but am unable to connect my acer extensa laptop to the wireless connection can any one tell me how do I find out if the lap top is compatible with this hub. I cannot find the wireless adapter type in the manual.

  Woolwell 15:22 PM 26 Mar 12

Different password?

  onthelimit1 15:29 PM 26 Mar 12

You should find the wireless key on a label on the hub. You then need to search for networks, and connect to yours with that key.

  Patc 18:57 PM 26 Mar 12

Thank you both for your suggestions.

My new bt hub works fine with my desk top computer,which is fairly new. My acer extensa laptop used to work with my old bt hub - but since changing to the bt2 hub I am unable to establish a wireless connection and on checking the user guide for the hub the reason could be that the old laptop computer could be using a wireless adapter 802.11b which is not compatible with the hub. I am unable to find any details of the wireless adapter which is used by the acer extensa to establish if this in fact the problem. Is there any way I can establish the wireless adapter that us used in the extensa?

  Woolwell 22:25 PM 26 Mar 12

Sorry I'm not familiar with the BT Hub.

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

How to watch iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus launch live: What to expect from Apple's 9 September 2015…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

This installation lets you control a laser and sound show using your mind

Apple's special event invitations decoded: A look back at 13 of Apple's most cryptic invites