Vista network/internet headache

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Networking' started by Mike B., Jan 29, 2008.

  1. Mike B.

    Mike B. Guest

    I recently installed a D-link DIR-615 router and I'm having the problem of
    being able to connect to the network, but not being able to access the

    When I try to connect lately I get this message:

    Connection unsuccessful

    This computer is connected to *network name* but does not have access to the

    I know I have the correct WEP key and good signal strength. I've tried
    changing the settings on the router, but so far I have made no progress.

    Ideas? (links, help, etc. all greatly appreciated)
    Mike B., Jan 29, 2008
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  2. I would check ant new firmware for the router and driver for NIC.

    Vista Wireless IssuesVista: Common Problems with 802.11 Wireless ...
    Inability to Connect and the wireless doesn’t receive the single. 1) It
    could be the Wireless adapter driver ...

    Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
    Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
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    Robert L. \(MS-MVP\), Jan 30, 2008
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  3. Mike B.

    Barb Bowman Guest

    WEP is not safe, after you update the router firmware, you should
    change to WPA.

    Please post the text output of ipconfig /all if you still have an
    issue after the updates and the change to WPA


    Barb Bowman
    MS Windows-MVP
    Barb Bowman, Jan 30, 2008
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