Nintendo DSi & Nintendo DSi XL - Getting Connected Online - At Home with a High-Speed Internet Connection and Wireless Router using "Search for an Access Point"

"Search for an Access Point"

Okay, great. You've chosen to connect using the "Search for an Access Point" feature.

If you're going online with WEP Security, you're in the right spot! If you want to go online with WPA, click here.

  1. Choose one of the available connection files:

  2. Then click "Search for an Access Point":

  3. The system will then display the name of any wireless access point within range.

    The access point has a gold, unlocked icon:

    The access point has a gold, locked icon:

    The access point has a gray, locked icon:

    The access point isn't being displayed:

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    Do you have WPA Security? If so, you're in the right spot!

    *Important Note* If you wish to play Nintendo DS Game Cards online, your router needs to be set to WEP security.

    Choose the "Advanced Setup" option:

    Choose one of the open connection files:

    Now, choose "Search for an Access Point":

    The system will then display the name of any wireless access point within range.

    The access point has a gold, unlocked icon:

    The access point has a gold, locked icon:

    The access point isn't being displayed: