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04-12-2012 08:01 PM
I cannot connect my new Panasonic Viera TV (TC-P55ST50) via WIFI to my FIOS MI424WR router.
It works with NO security turned on, but will not connect with WEP turned on (which I want for security).
I have triple checked I am entering the password correctly (even changed it and re-entered it) and no luck.
Is this a TV issue?
A FIOS router issue?
I have also tried to manually enter the WIFI settings in the TV menus, but to no luck there either:
Solved! Go to Solution.
04-12-2012 08:38 PM
I fixed it and wanted to share with others to benefit.
I changed the security settings on the MI424WR router from WEP to WPA and magic it now works.
I hope this helps others out there and saves you the pain and frustration I had.
04-12-2012 09:23 PM
4mac, once you are connected to the internet on your tv, can you see if it will reconnect when you turn off your tv for a minute and turn it back on?
04-12-2012 09:39 PM
Yes, the internet connection still works after powering off the tv and then turning it back on. My son is watching every favorite YouTube post he can find.
06-13-2012 08:47 AM
Hmmm, I am having the exact same problem, both with Wi-Fi, and then with an Ethernet cable. The television is reaching out for a 169.x.x.x IP address while all my other devices on the network (including a couple of other televisions) hav 192.68.x.x IP addresses. Any ideas why the television is being assigned a 169.x.x.x IP address?
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