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  • Christian Cabalfin
    Christian Cabalfin May 11, 2010

    Please be more specific, like the questions What? example What kind of Wifi? What are the provider? etc..? TY

    HOPE I CAN HELP

  • odiegh
    odiegh May 11, 2010

    what type(S) of routers and are you using dsl or cable for your net connection?

  • George McCollum May 11, 2010

    At what stage are you at now?  Have you installed all the hardware and drivers and are at the sotware stage or are you still hooking up hardware?

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It does not matter precisely which wifi you are using you need to get a wireless adapter (that plugs through usb mostly) to your desktop pc since desktops does not come with wireless adapters.
I once bought a linksys and it worked fine
here are two links to give you an idea and 20 30 $ one would get you going
40 50 or more would give you more coverage
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?type=category&id=abcat0503007
or
http://www.walmart.com/browse/Computers/Networking/_/N-2pbaZ1z0gkh6?catNavId=126297&ic=48_0&path=0%3A3944&ref=125875.126118+500852.4293871530
hope I could help

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