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Old 03-26-2008, 05:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I'm unable to connect my 8320 to my home wifi.
The message I get when I try to connect is

Unable to connect
Reason: Failed to associate with the network

My broadband is with Orange using the Livebox they provided. I have spoken to them and they were unsure what the problem could be, suggesting that I might have entered the wireless key incorrectly. So I disabled the security on the wifi but I'm still getting the same messege...

Has anyone else had similar problems? Is it more likely to be a problem at the router end or the BB?

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Old 03-26-2008, 05:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Hi, I'm unable to connect my 8320 to my home wifi.
The message I get when I try to connect is

Unable to connect
Reason: Failed to associate with the network

My broadband is with Orange using the Livebox they provided. I have spoken to them and they were unsure what the problem could be, suggesting that I might have entered the wireless key incorrectly. So I disabled the security on the wifi but I'm still getting the same messege...

Has anyone else had similar problems? Is it more likely to be a problem at the router end or the BB?

Thanks
Are you able to see the router SSID on your BB?
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yep I get the SSID when the bb scans for available wifi networks and the strength is almost full.
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Old 03-27-2008, 04:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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just thought I'd post that i've managed to sort this problem - totally forgot that you have to press the 1 button on the orange livebox to allow paring! Now got UMA etc etc :P joy
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