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Old 07-06-2006, 09:55 AM   #1
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Where to enter WEP


Just installed FC5 and can't find any place to enter WEP code. Any help greatly appreciated.

Hardware: Dell Inspiron 5150 w/1Gb memory, 100 Gb HD, CD/DVD Combo drive, Intel Pro/Wireless 2200 mini-pci and built in lan.
 
Old 07-06-2006, 10:44 AM   #2
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In the menu System->Administration->Network, select your wireless device and click on the Edit button. WEP settings are on the 'Wireless Settings' tab.
 
Old 07-06-2006, 03:46 PM   #3
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Device iwp2200 is not recognized as wireless. At least when I select the device and edit it does not show any wireless settings tab.

The following message was given when trying to activate device iwp2200:

"Cannot activate network device eth1...

ipw2200 device th1 does not seem to be present, delaying initialization"

Does this give anyone a clue as to what may be wrong?

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Old 07-09-2006, 03:03 PM   #4
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Re: where to enter WEP

You need to update your ipw2200 firmware. Google for it.
 
  


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