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SSID HELP PLEASE!!!

by money317 / March 2, 2009 11:51 PM PST

ok i bought a NETGEAR wireless router. but i already got a wireless NETGEAR signal from my neighbor. i went to NETGEAR install wizard or something n it said change name ssid. my stupid self changed my netgear ssid to the same netgear ssid as my neighbors now i cant even connect to my neighbors anymore. when i scan my ps3 it still picks up as (no security) and 45% signal BUT NO SSID. PLEASE TELL ME HOW I COULD GET IT BACK I KNOW ITS NOT BLOCKED??????

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Start all over
by armymil2003 / March 3, 2009 12:11 AM PST
In reply to: SSID HELP PLEASE!!!

Just hold down the reset button in the back of your router and start the process all over again. Just to be safe hold down the reset button for 30 seconds. Some will say a few seconds, but some say at most 30 seconds.

Do the reinstall setup again and dont name it the same. Happy

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thank u but???
by money317 / March 3, 2009 12:22 AM PST
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thanks alot but what if i dont have my router at the moment could i do it by the computer??/?//

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We do not know that ...
by Edward ODaniel / March 3, 2009 12:48 AM PST
In reply to: thank u but???

you can or that you can't as we do not know whether you set it up to allow remote access when you set it up.

When you get home to a computer that is directly connected to the router simply open a browser and access the router's setup and reconfigure the wireless setup with a different SSID. You could even use money317 as the SSID so you remember it.

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thanks alot
by money317 / March 3, 2009 12:56 AM PST

thank u im going to try to buy my netgear back n reinstall it so i could get his connection back hopefully it works..

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