Error “Press the configuration button on your access point”
When do you get this error ?
When you try to connect to the network on windows Vista or windows 7 computer, some times you get the error “press the configuration button on your access point or router“.
This is a type of security. Some routers use the configuration button to synchronize the wireless . For example Linksys router has a small Secure Easy set up button on the router. If you press it and hold it down, it will create a secured network with WPA security key. Now on your computer should be compatible with the Secured Easy set up. If it is then you just need to click on the SES on your computer and it will connect to that network automatically.
Follow these steps Fix the error “Press the configuration button on your access point” ?
The Operating system on the computer is Windows Vista / 7
Go to Control Panel.
Go to Network and Internet.
Go to Network and sharing center.
On the network and sharing enter window you will see ” Connect to a network ” .
Click on it .
You will see your wireless network in the list.
Click on your network and click connect .
If your network is secured then it will ask you for the password or the network key.
Type the correct network key and click connect. It will connect you.
Sometimes when you try to connect to the network it will give you the message ” press the configuration button on your access point …” or Enter the PIN number . In that case, on the same window, at the bottom you will find the option, I don’t want to configure, I want to enter the key manually or I just want to connect. click on that option and it will go to the next step.
If you don’t know the password then you will need to open the set up page of the router and check the wireless settings.
Easy setup guide is designed to work with Linksys wireless router , Netgear wireless router, D Link wireless router and all other brands of routers.
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