Wirelss Home Networking

  Wally2k6 14:09 15 Mar 06

I have just purchased an acer laptop and have an exsisting desktop at home with wired broadband internet.

I want to install hardware so that I can connect to the internet wireless from my laptop but without having to install wireless hardware on the desktop.

Can anyone suggest appropriate hardware for this.


  johnnyrocker 14:25 15 Mar 06

click here or click here


  Diodorus Siculus 14:25 15 Mar 06

Is your broadband cable or asdl?

If the latter:

Is your current broadband modem also a router?

Is the laptop wi-fi enabled?

What you need is a broadband router/modem such as the d-link DSL-G604t and a receiver for the laptop.

click here for example.

  Madpad_001 16:03 15 Mar 06

I setup a Linksys wifi network in my house. It took about 30min to setup. I had to but a router & enther net modem but it is worth it.


  Madpad_001 16:05 15 Mar 06

Sorry english is poor.

ment to say "buy a router" not "but a router"

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