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Old 08-24-2004, 09:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Wireless connection

Hi all,

I'm having a problem with my wireless network. It shows a connection available but the connection doesn't work. I've tried:

IPCONFIG : It's not receiving DHCP; even though, it is enabled.

Pinging Gateway : Unsuccessful even when I manually configured the network connection.

WEP is active : I've checked & rechecked the keys

Hardware : Uninstalled & reinstalled. I've tried a different network card. Same brand name and same results.

The products are a D-Link router & wireless network cards on all XP systems (none have been updated to SP2). I have protected my network with WEP and it's open authentication. All keys have been entered correctly. DHCP is enabled.

Any thoughts would be appreciated

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Old 08-24-2004, 11:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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do you have acls enabled on your router? do you know there's a implicit deny any at the end?

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Old 08-24-2004, 12:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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No ACL's. It once was limited to certin MAC addresses but in the mist of these problems, I disabled that feature.
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