Connect to a Wireless Network with Windows® Vista®
Need to know the ways to connect to a wireless network with Windows® Vista®?
If you have Windows Vista program on your computer and wireless access, then you need to follow some instructions for setting it to appear on your Internet. But, before you start using wireless connection; first of all you need a wireless router. With a wireless router, you will be able to access the Internet, but still you need to fix some settings on your computer.
The following points give an insight on the ways of connecting to a wireless network with Windows Vista:
- Connect to the wireless network
- Few considerations
Connect to the wireless network
First of all, you need to go to the ‘Start’ menu in your computer and click on the option ‘Connect to’. Clicking on this option, you will notice Windows with different network for connections. So, your next step is to press ‘Default’ connection. Usually, on some computers, it might happen that it shows Windows with information that default is an unsecured network. So, in this case, you need to press option ‘Connect Anyway’.
In case, you press the option ‘Cancel’ you’ll be back to step one. When you confirm default connection, it will need sometime that your router connects to the network. If you get a window with ‘Successfully connect to default’, then you need to confirm both the checkboxes stating ‘Save this network’ and ‘Save this connection automatically’. After confirmation you can close the window.
It might happen that you still cannot connect to the Internet and in this case you need to verify if the personal computers can access the Internet with the help of wired cables or not. If not, then you need wireless PCs. Connection to the Internet is very easy and anybody can do it, so you don’t need some professional expert to do it. But, in case you cannot find out how to do it alone, it is recommended to ask for the help of iYogi technicians.