Existing Customer?   Log in Create Account


Nintendo DS/DS Lite WiFi Connection

Follow the Steps below to connect your Nintendo DS or DS Lite to your Charter WiFi

  1. Access the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection settings. (These settings are typically found by selecting Nintendo WFC from the game's main menu)
  2. At the Setup screen, tap Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Settings

WiFi Setup

  1. Tap on a connection listed as None. (If no connection is listed as None, erase the settings on one of the 3 connections listed)

none

  1. Tap on Search for an Access Point

connection 1 settings

  1. The Nintendo DS/DS Lite will search for any wireless networks within range. Once it is finished searching, it will display the names of all the wireless networks it finds. What to do next will depend on the Lock Icon you see next to your network on the Nintendo DS/DS Lite

Click an image below that matches the lock icon you see on the screen of your Nintendo DS/DS Lite

No SecurityWEPWPA

none No Security

  1. Tap on your Network Name
  2. Tap on OK
  3. Tap on Save Settings
  4. Tap on Yes

The Nintendo DS/DS Lite will test your connection.

WEP WEP Security

Enter your router's WEP key (WiFi password) into the Nintendo DS/DS Lite. Click here for information on finding your WiFi password

WEP Key

  1. Tap on your Network Name
  2. Tap on OK
  3. Tap on Save Settings
  4. Tap on Yes

The Nintendo DS/DS Lite will test your connection.

WPA WPA Security

The Nintendo DS/DS Lite is not compatible with WPA security.

If you would still like to connect your Nintendo DS/DS Lite you will need to either change your router's security to WEP or disable security entirely.

Note: Any changes made to your routers security settings affect other devices that connect wirelessly to your network

How useful was this information?

"1" is the least useful and "5" being most useful.

We welcome your feedback.  Click Send after you have made a selection.



 
Search Support


RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT

Ask Charter




BUSINESS SUPPORT



ONLINE ORDER HELP


To check the status of your online order or for help with your order, click below.

Click to Call