Re: Question about a Home Wireless Network

Subject: Re: Question about a Home Wireless Network
From: Craig Cardimon <craig -dot- cardimon -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: John G <john -at- garisons -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2012 10:57:19 -0500

How about for Windows XP?

On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 6:51 PM, John G <john -at- garisons -dot- com> wrote:

> For Windows 7:
>
> 1. On Control panel, click Network and Sharing Center
> 2. Click Connect to a Network
> 3. Look for your home wireless network
> 4. Click on it, and Connect
> 5. Enter the password (if, and I hope you did, set one up)
> 6. Check Connect Automatically
>
>
> For Windows XP, it's more or less the same process though the names of the
> commands might be slightly different
>
> For a Mac, it will do it all for you (or so I am told).
>
> If there are no networks, either you don't have a wireless router,
> (doubtful) or the laptop doesn't have a wireless card or it's turned off.
> Resolve as necessary.
>
> Good luck!
>
> JG
>
> On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 4:20 PM, Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net> wrote:
>
> > On 2/25/2012 12:43 PM, Lauren wrote:
> >
> >> In the meantime, look at your laptop (the computer ;-) ) and see if it
> >> says anything about WiFi or if it has a Bluetooth indicator. If not,
> then
> >> look at the back to the laptop and see what ports it has. See if any of
> >> those ports look like they can be used for networking or make notes of
> all
> >> of them and post that to the list.
> >>
> >
> > Here is a page that can help you identify various network ports,
> > http://www.geek.com/laptop-**expansion-port/<
> http://www.geek.com/laptop-expansion-port/>
> > .
> >
> >
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References:
Question about a Home Wireless Network: From: Craig Cardimon
Re: Question about a Home Wireless Network: From: Lauren
Re: Question about a Home Wireless Network: From: Lauren
Re: Question about a Home Wireless Network: From: John G

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