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Connect to Your Wireless Network Using Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software

Complete the following steps to connect to your wireless network using Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software:

  1. Open Intel PROSet/Wireless Software using one of the following methods:
    • Selecting Start > Programs > Intel PROSet Wireless.
    • Double-clicking the taskbar icon . The Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Connection Utility displays.
  2. Switch the wireless radio on, if not already broadcasting.
    • Wi-Fi networks within range of your Wi-Fi adapter are displayed in the Wi-Fi Networks area.
  3. Select a network and click Connect. If the network does not require security authentication, you are connected to the network.
    • If a security password is required, the Connect to: <network name> window is displayed.
    • If you are connecting to this network for the first time or the network security settings changed, see Adding network security details to your profiles.
  4. Enter your password and select OK. If you connect to the network, a profile is created. The profile allows you to automatically connect to this network the next time you are in range.
Related topics
Switch the Wi-Fi Radio on using Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software
Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software User Guide
Create a new profile
Adding network security details to your profiles

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® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 for Desktop
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7260
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software
Intel® WiFi Link 1000
Intel® WiFi Link 5300 and Intel® WiFi Link 5100 products
Intel® WiMAX/WiFi Link 5350 and Intel® WiMAX/WiFi Link 5150 products
Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Intel® Wireless-N 7260

Solution ID: CS-025793
Last Modified: 02-Oct-2014
Date Created: 01-Apr-2007
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