Can't connect Wii to Airport Extreme

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by blackfx35, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. blackfx35 macrumors member

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    I just got a new Wii for my birthday, and unfortunately I am not able to connect it to my airport extreme base station. Coming to think of it, my buddy brought a dell laptop over recently and I wasn't able to connect that to my network either (i just thought it was the dell back then). Anyhow, any ideas on what I can try to do to fix this problem? Thanks so much.
     
  2. skorpien macrumors 68020

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    Jan 14, 2008
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    What settings do you have on your network? Is it b/g/n mixed? N only? What encryption are you using? I have a Wii connected to my AirPort Base Station network (AEBS and TC) with no issues whatsoever.
     
  3. Cameront9 macrumors 6502a

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    You need to make sure the AEBS is using 802.11g, not n. (Not sure if you can simultaneously use both...). The Wii only supports 802.11g. It does not support 802.11n.
     

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