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Old 06-23-2012, 11:07 PM   #1
gertrude
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wireless router/modem registration?


I am a computer novice! My wireless router/modem broke and my server replaced it. I was able to get my Mac, my ROKU and my grandson's Nook connected, but not my laptop that has a Linux operating system. I couldn't find anywhere to enter the passcode found on the bottom of my modem. Can someone lead me through this in beginner's language?
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Old 06-24-2012, 12:51 AM   #2
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If you could identify the "flavor" of Linux on the laptop ? Ubuntu, Debian, or ?

Usually there is an icon ( a little symbol that could be interpreted as a wireless signal ) that you could right-click on to enter your password, but it would be best to know the answer to the above question to help you....
 
  


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