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A little help with my new N Router

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Kulaman, Jan 8, 2011.

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  1. Kulaman

    Kulaman Thread Starter

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    I just replaced an old D-Link G Router with a D-Link N Router. I ran through the set up CD and the wireless seems to be running. The question I have is about checking my wireless network connections. I can see my wireless and others in the area but it still says 802.11g with WEP security, I know I set it up with WPA security on this router (the old one was WEP) and it's definitely an N router (Model DIR-655). Can anyone provide me with some guidance. Do I need to do something else or am I now running properly with my N router?

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  2. etaf

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    can we see an xirrus screen shot - details below

    whats the make and model of the PC - does the PC wireless adapter support "N"
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    {run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector} Download and install
    If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC

    http://www.xirrus.com/library/wifitools.php
    Direct link to the program is here http://www.xirrus.com/library/wifi_download_redirect.php
    Then run and install the program
    if you get an error - You need NET Framework installed for the WiFi Inspector to function.

    Run the program

    post a screen shot of the program running - if there are a lot of networks showing can you click on "networks" top lefthand area - so we can see all the network information, and also post which network "Adapter Name" (1st column) is yours on the list

    To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.
    To upload it to the forum, open the full reply window and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.
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