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How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

abaid
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Registered: 19-05-2010

How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

My brother has found out my password for my wireless and is using the internet he is using all my usage . How to i delet him or remove him , so he can never get back on ?
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Superuser
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Re: How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

Change the password and don't tell him the new one. If its a PlusNet TG585v7 router, look at page 27 in the manual. Its the 'WPA-PSK Encryption Key' you want to change. Obviously you will need to change the one on your PC ( if you use wireless ).
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Re: How to remove some one off your wirless network ?


Use the Access List feature on your wireless router if it allows you too.
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Re: How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

Also change the default password for you router so he can't use your computer to find it out.

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dratddestroyer
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Re: How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

WEP is not secure.
Use WPA or WPA2.
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Re: How to remove some one off your wirless network ?

Assuming he's using his own computer and not one of yours you could block the MAC address (this should be in the Access list that godsell4 mentioned) - just make sure it's not one of the ones for your own PCs and deny it access to the wireless connection.