01-12-2010, 05:25 AM #1
cannot connect to wireless network with hex password
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- Jan 12, 2010
i have no problem connection to any network except our work one where the network is password protected with a hex password. airport does not automatically connect to this network and i have to re-input the password after going through diagnostics - every single time. can anyone help??
01-12-2010, 05:44 AM #2
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- Dec 22, 2006
- Texas, where else?
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I have found the issue of not remembering a password typically has to do with the Keychain.
What I do, is delete that network in the Advanced pane of Network System Preferences. Also put a check in 'Remember networks...." if it is not checked. Then open up Keychain Access and delete it from there - highlight Logins on the left side - also look to see if there is more than one listed here. Then do a fresh setup of this network. This has worked repeatedly for me.
Here is a workaround if Keychain is still not remembering it correctly. - linkI cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.
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