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Old 12-07-2005, 04:31 PM   #31
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****Put a password on your network!!!!!!!****

I can't emphasize that enough!!!!

I've been picking up and "borrowing" my neighbor's wireless cable modem for almost a year! I don't have my own, but apparently it's pretty easy to do.

All I can say is that if you're not bright enough to put a password on your wireless network, you pretty much deserve to have people who can pick it up use it.

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Old 12-07-2005, 08:45 PM   #32
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Yes, you should use some type of encryption for security reasons. Piggybacking isn't really that much of a threat as far as other people using your connection (it's not going to slow you down unless everyone is downloading 10 movies at a time), but for security it's not a good idea. PM me when you get to that point and we can work it out.

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Old 12-15-2005, 07:56 AM   #33
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I've got the wireless up and running but for the life of me I can't figure out the encryption/password part.

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