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Security PIN Entry

There are two ways to enable a wireless client to join a network using a PIN: using the router's security PIN or using the wireless client's security PIN.

Using the Router's Security PIN

  1. Obtain your router's security PIN from the Advanced Wireless Settings screen.
  2. On the wireless client, follow its specific networking instructions to enter the router's security PIN and to establish a wireless connection with the router.

Using the Wireless Client's Security PIN

  1. Log in to the router as described in Logging In to Your Wireless Router.
  2. Select Add WPS Client in the main menu, and click Next.
  3. Select the PIN Number setup method.
  4. Figure 2-8

  5. On the wireless client, obtain its security PIN, or follow its specific networking instructions to generate a client security PIN.
  6. In the Add WPS Client screen of the Wireless-G Router, enter the client security PIN in the Enter Client's PIN field.
  7. Click Next. The following screen displays, and the Smart Wizard initiates the wireless connection:

    Figure 2-9

  8. Finally, use the WPS feature of the wireless client to establish a connection with the router. Refer to the wireless client documentation for instructions on completing this step.

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