My Microsoft Surface 8.1 RT tablet will connect to every other wifi except my own home wifi. I have a
Technicolor TG797n v3.
I also tested it at a friends house on their Technicolor TG797n v3 and it would not connect to wifi.
As i said, it will connect to all other wifi except Technicolor TG797n v3.
I have no problems connecting my other devices to wifi on Technicolor TG797n v3.
Has anyone else had problems connecting to wifi with a Microsoft Surface Tablet who have a Technicolor TG797n v3.
I need some suggestions please.
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Ok, try this.. disable Wifi security temporarily on the router and see if you can connect.
If you can, reset security to WPA not WPA2 and see if that lets you connect.
See how you go.
I did try removing security and changing it to WPA but still wont connect. I have also tried changing wifi name/password but still no connection.
Hmm.. the plot thickens....ok, have a look at one of your friends router wifi settings and copy them onto yours!
See where that get's you...
I have tried all that.
The settings on my modem are the same as my friends, except the wifi name/pw of course.
Im not sure what else to try.
Ok, remove all wireless profile's from you computer and uninstall the wifi adapter... when you reboot, windows will put it back...now, reset your modem to the factory defaults and turn off security completely so that any device can connect .... leave everything as default as possible.. and now try and get the surface to find the wifi and relearn how to connect!
btw... can you connect to your wifi with another device.. say a smartphone?
see how you go...
i have already tried removing wireless profile, reinstalling adapter etc.
and yes, i can connect my iphone and other devices to my wifi.
it just wont connect the surface!