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Homeplug without use of ethernet cable?


mot91

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Hi, Is it possible to extend your wireless network using home plug without an ethernet cable from the router?

I hoped you get a version of homeplug that can pickup the signal from the wireless network then repeat it via the homeplug.

You may ask why i dont use a wireless repeater, well its because the signal is going to my garage outside where i will be able to put a fused socket on each end of the supply for the homeplug.

Hope this makes sense. Cheers for any input!

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onthelimit1

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No, the router has to be plugged into the router with an ethernet cable. You can have a wireless one at the other end to broadcast the signal. This setup is generally better than using a wireless 'booster' or repeater.

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lotvic

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onthelimit1, may I correct your typo :)

the router has to be plugged into the 1st Homeplug with an ethernet cable

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onthelimit1

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Thanks Lotvic - fingers ahead of brain again!

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