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How do I secure internet connection?

So nobody else can use it without permission?
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

Some type of access code. One way is to turn off access at modem, they will have given you a code for your signal. You keep it tell no one else.
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

Strategy #1: Turn it off.

Strategy #2: A difficult password is required to get a connection. If you had a password but you told it to the wrong people, get instructions on how to change your password.
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

My internet provider told me if I switch the internet box off it will affect the phone line
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

Star, come see me on Yahoo, we shall sort it out.
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

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My internet provider told me if I switch the internet box off it will affect the phone line
Did you ask your internet provider?
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Did you ask your internet provider?
Yes and they said switching the internet box off would upset the phone line.
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Yes and they said switching the internet box off would upset the phone line.
I understand that but did you ask them how to secure your internet connection? Surely they will tell you how.
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I understand that but did you ask them how to secure your internet connection? Surely they will tell you how.
They said I got to plug the yellow wire thing into the laptop but the yellow wire doesn't seem to like the laptop

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They said I got to plug the yellow wire thing into the laptop but the yellow wire doesn't seem to like the laptop

*sits in corner wearing dunces hat*
Then make a service call and they will come and do it for you.
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

Managed to coax laptop to accept the yellow wire (finally!)

But putting the wire in booted me off yahoo Abi
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

whoops, didn't see above. Abi will get it done for you!
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Re: How do I secure internet connection?

I've contacted the internet provider directly, their website says it's possible to turn off wireless so in order to access my connection anyone would need to have the wire connecting their computer to my internet box
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