How do i know if my computer has a wireless card?

  ellie82 20:42 20 Feb 06
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i am going onto broad band with the bt voyager router. this is wireless.

How do i know if my computers have wireless cards (can go wireless).

If they havent can this be overcome via a usb plub in thingy that they sell on the bt website?

Sorry about my non it language!

  ade.h 20:51 20 Feb 06

Don't buy a USB adapter unless you absolutely have to. They are such a pain that they are a last resort only.

For Desktops, buy a PCI card.

For old laptops that are too long in the tooth to be wifi-enabled already, buy a PCMCIA card. Note that these are also known as PC cards. Some people refer to them as PCMIA (without the C) but this is incorrect and could be misleading.

  ellie82 21:02 20 Feb 06

so how do i know if it is already wireless ready?

  ade.h 21:06 20 Feb 06

Familiarise yourself with the specification by running Belarc Advisor. click here

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