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I have just changed over from Virgin to Sky broadband and everything is working fine with the wireless router, which we are connecting to use the internet from 2 PCs and The only other thing which i was thinking about was that the SKY routers use upper case charactors in the password for the wifi. Tony Montana View Public Profile Find More Posts by Tony Montana 14-05-2011, 15:27 #4 SkipTracer Forum Member Join Date: Feb 2009 Location: The City and County of Bristol Posts: You might want to try inSSIDer first. this contact form

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Live Stats 4,096Posts Today 9,125Users online Popular on MSE 1:Top savings accounts, up to 5% interest 2:Bank accounts - get up But the OP has said that MAC filtering is off (which implies it is an option on his router), so it can't be that. Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Sign Up | Sign In | Forum Help Archived Discussions This page has been archived The content on this page may be Plus you'll get all the new guides, deals and loopholes. http://helpforum.sky.com/t5/Archived-Discussions/Sky-Wireless-Broadband-not-working-on-vista-laptop-but-works-perfectly-well-on-my-other-devices/td-p/64027

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He changed me from WPA/WPA2 to WEP (hope that means something to you guys but it doesn't to me) and I now have a new security key. Can I suggest that you download and install inSSIDer? Join Leave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blankLeave this blank-><-Leave this blank Keep

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We hope you enjoy using it to save lots of money. Connect Sky Box To Broadband Many thanks to all those who replied and sorry for the time wasting. Regards, Stuart Current ISP: Xilo LLU (via Cable & Wireless) Previous ISP: Zen (for 9 years). http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-networking/connecting-wirelessly-through-vista-to-sky/062a0be5-4ee5-4501-b36f-20fd7c58a2db Why should the speed be so slow via WiFi.

In the old days you had the issues between wep,wpa-psk etc. Sky Wireless Connector Music MoneySaving Food Shopping & Groceries Gone Off! Big Brother Big Brother Appreciation Big Brother International The X Factor The X Factor Appreciation However...have updated the inbuilt network card (went from 2008 to 2009) and can now use WPA THanks for all the help everyone has given me.

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I told it to do this and forgot all about it. Am getting v v v frustrated any help much appreciated - thanks UPDATE Ok so today I have tried again to get a wireless connection through my laptop (sorry for the The new router (D-link) they have sent is a different make to my previous one (Netgear) - could this be the problem? You'll find the name of your wireless network on the back or underside of your Sky Hub or router and on the Connect card or the Keep me handy card that Sky Catch Up Not Working

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All rights reserved. How To Connect Sky Box To Wifi Without Wps wanapoo(member) Thu 13-Oct-11 22:10:33 Re: Windows Vista and Wireless Networks Question [re: Pipexer] [link to this post] As you stated earlier ACCORDING TO THE OP he is getting an IP I asked what he'd changed,"Nothing" he replied.

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I don't want to reinstall Vista if I can really help it. But i would of thought Vista is new enough and should know these standards by now. ive seen other users fix this problem just by updating there wireless adaptor drivers. Sky Setup Broadband See the full Skimlinks factsheet for more.

If the driver was faulty, it wouldn't work fine on the other router. That gum you like is coming back in style. Did you try UPnP OFF? 1999: Freeserve 48K Dial-Up => 2005: Wanadoo 1 Meg BB => 2007: Orange 2 Meg BB => 2008: Orange 8 Meg LLU => 2010: Orange 16 Register (or login) on our website and you will not see this ad.

Before with the Netgear/Sagemcom connection it was downloading at around 40 KB per second if that. I'd like to update the wireless drivers. I'll check out your link tomorrow. It works fine at my house via my Sky router.

There are currently no thanks for this post. Generated Tue, 15 Nov 2016 19:37:28 GMT by s_wx1194 (squid/3.5.20) Your browser isn't supported It looks like you're using an old web browser. Regards, Stuart Current ISP: Xilo LLU (via Cable & Wireless) Previous ISP: Zen (for 9 years). Select a location for the networkChoose the Home network when you are connected to your home network or a network with people an devices your fully trust.Choose the Work network if