I tried with no other devices connected to my network, I had had read that some uPnP devices can cause problems. If the password is definitely correct maybe explore changing the wireless channel to see if that helps. But others at different ranges can see it? If this doesn't work try doing a factory reset. Oct 20, 2010 Hi shawn6453, Based on your concern, I suggest trying the following steps: 1. Can anyone help me with this? Well, if you get an error message telling you the key might be wrong I guess you should try retyping it? I have seen very similar issues when the signal suffers interference.
After I purchased my wireless router and did not password protect it I had the same problems you indicated and they decreased with password protected connection. However, you may need to reset your wallpapers. This can happen more often with shorter lease times check the lease time and compare to the timing of ps3's loss of address. Navigate to the next screen and press X to save your settings. Your router should now be listed. To be certain, I disabled that functionality on my router. Mar 22, 2011 first u need to be sure what type of security password urrouter has for that u can open ur computer click on start then run and in the run window type cmd and hit enter button a black window will open typr there ipconfig ad press enter it will give u ip address default gateway subnet mask note the default gateway now open internet explorer and click on the address bar and type the default gateway if default gateway is 192.
So you may want to check to see if you have a similar situation where you are getting conflicting issues with the router. Even if you have high signal strength this can happen. Hope it helps, Thank you for using Fixya. I changed which channel my router was on. The router by default will often automatically search for interference and put the wifi on a channel. Set your name, date, time, etc. Ensure capitals and such like.
DavidYell, this is generally considered on topic as discussed on meta , and in , it's mentioned that SuperUser really doesn't want us to suggest gaming-related questions for migration. If you are, it's something with your security settings, if not, we have to search somewhere else. The error I get is : The key information exchanged timed out. Most people who have this also require a router and an ethernet cable or a wireless router to allow connection of more than one device to there internet service. Well, if you get an error message telling you the key might be wrong I guess you should try retyping it? I had this same problem.
A good check of whether the Fn key is working is to display the system information as follows. I tried manually changing it to other channels thinking maybe another device was causing interference, but still had the same issue. How do i get my ps3 to connect with my tp-link router? I had already tried to unplug everything and reconnect with no luck and thought my setting might have changed or reset. Other issues can sometimes be the Wireless Channel. Press and hold down the Fn key, briefly press the Esc key, and then release both at the same time. ArchoNils2 key is correct 100% sure havent tried with wireless security off.
Originally it was on channel 6 and I switched it channel 11. P address automatically check connection settings and your done the difference is most people select easy, but in this case you need to select custom and go through the options without making any changes just a long winded way of doing it but worked for me, it may not work for all off you but worth a try I just had the same thing happen to me. The first thing I did was tried to connect it to the internet. Try changing your wifi password on your router control panel. Verify that your settings are correct. You should get two quick display messages. How do i get my ps3 to connect with my tp-link router? If all of your devices are wireless-G, try setting your router wifi to G only.
Tried to do wired connection and it worked then tried to do wireless connection while cable plugged in and it failed again Sounds like it's a setting issue tbh, make sure you have all the setting right ie type of encryption or turn off encryption and try again. If you need to, enter the key or password for your network. I was playing online then all of a sudden boom, no internet. Now my ps3 is up and running at full speed! Like computers, they need a wired or wireless internet connection. I was still able to pick up my wireless network on the ps3, but I was unable to obtain an ip address. Try changing the password on the router and seeing if you can now match it. Typically we see wifi on channels 1,6 and 11 but this really is down to you or the router.
In any case since your laptop is new, it should be covered by a 30-day exchange policy from the place of purchase and you should just take it back for an exchange. But the rate of transfer is almost negligible. I tried something random and it ended up working like a charm! If this doesn't work, you can still deaktivate encryption and try to see if you're able to connect. I did switch to a wired system to get the best signal test results. If you are, it's something with your security settings, if not, we have to search somewhere else. From here it's a decider as to wether you need to get a new router or a new console. If this doesn't happen, then either one or both Fn and Esc keys are not working.
I decided to maybe log in to my router and check the settings there. I'm not all that good all this crazy stuff and I need someones help so please I just need to know how to set up a wireless connection hi all, I had the same issue so what I did was the following before doing this switch off your router for 30 secs and then switch it back on. I get signal strength of 80-90%+ Is there any reason why it keeps doing this? I've ran across a problem with my WiFi connecting to it. It is common for the router to pick a channel that some devices read fine? I checked the channels with a wifi analyzer - channels 1, 6, and 11 are absolutely slammed in my area, but my router had chosen 7. Sucked, but it's working now.