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Mar 23, 2008

I am having some serious problems connecting to my wireless router. I have wpa-personal security and I bring my laptop from my work to home. The problem is everytime I bring it home it takes AT LEAST 20 times to connect to my wireless router. Everytime it comes back "your security key is incorrect", but it is NOT.

I am also not mistaking my network for another.

However if I boot up the laptop and let it sit by itself for about 30 minutes, it will just connect fine.

I have 2 other laptops that connect fine to the router with no problems.

Device info
Router: SMC Draft 11n Wireless 4-port SMCWBR14-N

Wireless card: Broadcom 802.11n (driver version 4.82.28.56)

I am thinking that Vista is sending the network key in a different version or something that makes my router hesitate?.html

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