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I have a Ruckus Wireless modem or router not sure or could be a gateway. I have a friends encryption key and am logged on to it as far as I can see, but then i try to connect to a web site and nothing is coming up. Could you please help me out here.
 

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I have a Ruckus Wireless modem or router not sure or could be a gateway.
What is the model?

I have a friends encryption key and am logged on to it as far as I can see, ...
Do you mean that you can access the internet on your own wireless network, but cannot when trying to use your friend's? If so, then please show the following two things for your network and then again for your friend's so we can look for any significant differences.

Please attach a screen shot of the Networks page of the Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector. And show ...

Start, Run, CMD, OK to open a command prompt:
(For Vista or 7 type CMD in the Search box after Start)

Type the following command:

IPCONFIG /ALL

[Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
 

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Thank you for your help

The model of the wireless gateway is MM2211-ST by Ruckus Wireless

I dont have a WI-FI adapter on my desktop that is why I am using the gateway if that is what u call it LOL.

I tried the widget you told me to download but wouldn't work due to the WI-FI adapter not being part of my hardware on my desktop.

I can connect to SmartRiverside a free WI-FI for my city, but when I connect to my friends WI-FI I can connect but cannot get any web pages. I am sending you the ipconfig for the good connection and then will reply with the bad connection. Please let me know if you got the attachments.
 

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mroldies

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Here is the connection that doesn't want to work.

On the home page for the Ruckus Wireless it shows that I have a great signal and that all the ip address and DNS and all that good stuff is true.

This is why I am so confused. If there is anything else you want just let me know

I really appreciate the help
 

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You don't have a modem or a router, and you don't have your own internet access. Using the town free access is probably fine, but using someone else's is not. Please review the forum rules, especially

WiFi "Piggybacking" / "Wardriving" - We do not support the act of using someone else's Internet without permission. Also, please note that almost every ISP prohibits sharing your Internet connection with another home, and we will not assist you in breaking their rules.
In case it is not clear from the last sentence of that rule, we also will not help you help your friend break his/her ISP's terms of service. Closing.
 
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