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How to connect devices using Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT) with WPS*

Note

Intel® My WiFi Dashboard has replaced Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT) software.

The Intel My WiFi Dashboard creates a personal area network (PAN) using wireless technology based on the Wi-Fi Alliance Wi-Fi Direct* standard. The standard allows a user to set up a Wi-Fi Direct connection between devices. Learn more here.

Note

Intel My WiFi Technology is supported only on the Windows 7* operating system with driver versions 13.1.1 and newer.

Each device vendor may have a different procedure used to initially connect their device to a PC. Begin by reading device documentation to identify the procedure on the device to enable Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS*).

To use Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT) to connect a device, identify if your device uses a PIN or physical pushbutton to enable WPS.

Pushbutton: Select the pushbutton on the device. In the Intel My WiFi Technology software, select device icon and select the + symbol to connect device. Select pushbutton configuration method to configure connection in the software. When complete, device will be in connected device window. If the device times out, retry procedure and/or bring device near notebook.

PIN: Write the WPS network setup PIN from the device. In the Intel My WiFi Technology software, select device icon and select the + symbol to connect device. Select PIN method to configure connection in the software. Enter PIN from device into the Intel My WiFi Technology menu. When complete, device will be in connected device window. If the device times out, retry procedure and/or bring device near notebook.

Operating System:

Windows Vista 64*, Windows Vista 32*, Windows 7 (32-bit)*, Windows 7 (64-bit)*

This applies to:

Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6230
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235
Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 100
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 105
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 130
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 135
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
Intel® WiFi Link 1000
Intel® WiFi Link 5300 and Intel® WiFi Link 5100 products

Solution ID: CS-029334
Last Modified: 21-Jul-2014
Date Created: 01-Jun-2008
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