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Home wireless network

I have 1 lapttop with 802.11g (Dell inspiron 6400)
1 with 1394 net adapter+intel pto/wireless 2200Bg network connections(Dell Inspiron 6000)
1 with 1394 net adapter(Fujitsu Amilo)
what do I need to connect them together wireless?

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A wireless router of course :-)


Az.

Posted on Sep 17, 2008

  • Chad Berthier Apr 18, 2013

    haha, awesome. but yes, Steven is correct. Dispite having the adapters you will still need the wireless "host" (broadcasting the network hub) to send the wireless signal. The adapters only pick up that signal :)

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