enter the WEP key and hey presto suddenly you can connect without issue.I'm a great problem solver but not majorly technical so have no clue why this works but have tried Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter joss Wonka Warriors multi PC Gaming clan Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: « The update failed, and now the ethernet connection doesn't work either! It works fine with connection using a wire but it doesn't seem to work for wireless.
A lot of the current models have a driver problem that should be up dated when the computer first connects to the internet but it rarely works and you have to you needs WAN to connect to connect to the web, Just make sure your wireless access is ticked in router settings. However, I obviously cant have the router with no security settings...
I'll just draw you attention to this line from OP first post "I have a wireless router from sky. I have tried re installing several times, everything says its there on the computer but it wont connect to the internet via wi fi. Neil. Wps Button On Sky Box Report Abuse Post 8 of 20 11,663 Views 0 Likes ripcurl1 Runner Posts: 3 Joined: 11-04-2011 Re: Sky Wireless Broadband not working on vista laptop but works perfectly well on my
Is this my only option or can someone on here help me? Connect Sky Box To Broadband Sign up and discover more Shop TV TV bundles Channels & shows Features & equipment Installation & set-up Switch to Sky TV Broadband & Talk Compare broadband Broadband speeds Compare Talk Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? https://www.sky.com/help/broadband/diagnostic Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter joss Wonka Warriors multi PC Gaming clan Reply With Quote 05-06-09,10:51 AM #9 IWasNotTheEnemy Sky User Member Exchange: LWWIL Broadband ISP: Sky
Bit annoyed that I got cut off just as he was explaining what else I had to do. Sky Wireless Connector Show navigation menu Show profile menu Sky homepage Skip to content Help & Support Search: Main Menu Main menu Home Find & Watch TV Plan your viewing TV Guide Never Miss I have a wireless router from sky. http://www.balliol.ox.ac.uk/current-members/setting-your-vista-computer-to-automatic-ipOnce your back working with Ethernet go to Start/ Programs/ Windows Update, run it and then click viewavailable updates, driver updates will be in the optional category, update and install what
Or vice versa. https://www.avforums.com/threads/sky-broadband-problems-already.393524/ Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: Cant connect laptop to sky broadband...help please. Connect Sky Box To Wifi Download the latest version of the wireless network drivers for your laptop. Sky On Demand Not Working Wireless turned off.
he'll already have wireless enabled on the router otherwise he wouldn't connect to the router at all!! All my laptop connects fine at his home as does all the other wireless devices. try booting in safe mode with networking and see what happens... Does (or has) your sister's laptop worked when connected to a different wireless router with security enabled?
It works fine with connection using a wire but it doesn't seem to work for wireless. How To Connect Sky Box To Wifi Without Wps Fair enough!! I'm 53 and not that good with laptop tech stuff.
This page has been archived for future reference. LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Bookmark & Share Digg this Thread!Add Thread to del.icio.usBookmark in TechnoratiTweet this thread Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Sign up and discover more Shop TV TV bundles Channels & shows Features & equipment Installation & set-up Switch to Sky TV Broadband & Talk Compare broadband Broadband speeds Compare Talk Sky Setup Broadband I will get back to let you know if it works.
Access the Sky routers admin page I.e. 192.168.1.254(or 192.168.1.1) On the wireless page, select the security tab and disable all security I.e. Hi. View bills & payments Make a payment Change payment due date Change payment method Change details Additional users Moving home Change settings TV PIN Sky Device PIN Broadband Shield Broadband Pro Follow us Twitter WiFi Powered by The Cloud Sky© 2016 Sky UK
Please help. Got it sorted now. Lol IAmNotTheEnemy This is not about brinkmanship my friend. It just wont allow me to get online.
it works Mines a pint, what's yours? Luckily I figured out the rest. Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter ------------------------------------------- Useful Sticky: - How To Obtain Your Router Stats, BT Speed Test, Check For Test Socket Reply With Quote 04-06-09,12:06 PM