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we have a BT home hub that only reaches about 1/2 the house. i bought an edimax range extender which i simply can't seems to set up. i've been through all the on-screen instructions, plugging in an ethernet cable and going through the set-up but the upstairs computers can't seem to connect. they can see it and we've set up a password - but it won't work. i'm not a complete idiot but self-taught with computers so not familiar with too may terms. grateful for any help!
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Not sure if this helps, but what are the encryptions set to on the BT home hub?

A friend of mine had the same type of issue, and she found that the hub was setup to WEP / WPA.
It turned out that this security is not supported by the Edimax, it supports WEP only, WPA only or WPA2 only but not mixed encryptions as she had.
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