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Connect my Windows XP computer to Wi-Fi

To connect to Wi-Fi

On your computer:

  1. Click Start, Connect To, then Wireless Network Connection. 

  2. The Choose a wireless network screen appears. Select your Wi-Fi's network name and click Connect.

    You can find your network name on a sticker that is attached to your modem.

    If you can not find your sticker, read our Find my Wi-Fi network name and password article.


  3. The Wireless Network Connection dialogue box appears. Type your  Network key (password) into the Network key field.

    The Network key is your Wi-Fi's password. You can find it on a sticker that is attached to your modem.

    If you can not find the sticker, read our Find my Wi-Fi network name and password article.

     

      
  4. Enter your network key again - this time into the Confirm network key field.
  5. Click on the Connect button.
  6. You are connected to the wireless network.