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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by matt542, Sep 4, 2011.

  1. matt542

    matt542 Member
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    I have been trying to connect to the wi-fi on my new Samsung Galaxy S2 , my wi-fi is provided by Orange so I have a livebox at home . I have checked under the box for the key needed to set up the connection but my phone just says "scanning" then "authenticating " and then disconnect , before repeating everything again . I've triple checked that the key is correct and have managed to set it up on another of my phones .

    Any ideas what's wrong ?
     



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  2. DBailey

    DBailey Lurker

    Hi there, did you manage to resolve this problem? I have a new Galaxy S2 and am having exactly the same problem trying to connect to my Orange Livebox. Would be grateful for any advice......
    Thanks.
     
  3. icedtea

    icedtea Android Enthusiast

    i think S2 does not support adhoc connections . . .i read a thread about that here. .
     
  4. Samsung_gs2

    Samsung_gs2 Lurker

    Hi there,

    Try setting your wireless setting to "Use static IP" (settings_Wireless network_Wi-fi settings_Advanced_Use static IP)

    Then put in the following information:

    IP address: 192.168.1.1
    Gateway: 192.168.1.1
    Netmask: 255.255.255.0
    DNS1: 192.168.1.1
    DNS2: 192.168.1.3

    If this does not work then try to the same thing but but leave both DNS feilds clear.

    Hope it helps.
     

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The Samsung Galaxy S2 release date was April 2011. Features and Specs include a 4.3" inch screen, 8MP camera, 1GB RAM, Exynos 4210 Dual processor, and 1650mAh battery.

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