I have the Apple ID, but now need the password ***** WiFi to enable me
to access the internet, not knowing the original owners password.
I am working on a Windows XP computer. I know my Apple ID and wish to connect my ipad to the internet,using the same WiFi but am unable to do so as do not have the correct password *****
presumably the previous owner used a password ***** I do not know
The wifi router has a Wireless Network Name - Talktalk model 3B80C8
with a Wireless Password KF973UF8
Thank you, ***** ***** you have not been able to sort this out for me - I did not realise you were Mac experts
Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist. Please try this on your iPad. From the home screen tap Settings>Reset>Reset Network Settings. When the iPad restarts go into Settings, making sure Wi-Fi is ON. Select your TalkTalk wireless network and enter the password ***** provided by TalkTalk (KF973UF8)
When connected you should see a checkmark next to the network name.
Than open Safari from the home screen and see if you can reach websites.
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Should that password ***** work for whatever reason here is a way to verify the Wi-Fi password ***** using your wirelessly connected XP machine:
From a Windows computer connected to yourwireless networkPlease download and RUN this utility from Hewlett-Packard-http://tinyurl.com/m9vf8xl -Run the program, including update if prompted, and allow it to finish searching for products.When it finishes click Network from the menu at the top of the screen.and select Show Advanced InfoClick Show Wireless InfoUnder Wireless Settings at the bottom of the page, under Network Key you will see yourwireless password *****
My apologies. I just realized that because you're in the UK the link I sent may not work.
Hopefully, this one will
Many thanks - I seem to have managed to connect to the internet at last.
Hopefully it will have sorted this problem that has been bothering me for a while, for good !
You're most welcome, Michael. Glad to hear it's working. If you should require assistance in the future I can be reached at this more direct link
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Thank you, Byron