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I was just wondering if a wirless router relplaces a ADSL modem?

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Hi there :
No ADSL Modem cannot be replaced by a router

but but


u can use a modem *** router and that will reduce the device called modem

well i know abt linksys only its WCG200 .....

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Hi,

Offhand, no. The modem would still be needed to interface between your two-wire telephone line carrier. The OUTPUT of the modem would normally be Ethernet (or a SUB or a combo of both). The Ethernet output then would be needed as the INPUT of the router. The router then would make it available to any of its 4 Ethernet port or tirelessly. There are however models/version that is a combination modem/router.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information. Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

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Nope it does not ...
the router only acts as a pass through device which shares internet connection from your modem ( from your isp) ... :-)

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I think Not.
There are ADSL wireless routers however.
I guess your purpose is to make your ADSL modem available wirelessly, you can connect the
modem via lan line to the wireless and use that as a router.

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