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How can I connect 2 laptops on internet wireless using 1 modem

We are 2 and we have 2 laptops but i have one modem but we need to use internet at the same time.

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  • Dave May 11, 2010

    When you say "modem" are you talking about dial up? Or do you have a cable or DSL connection? If so, why not get a wireless router and use it to connect to? Pls provide more info.

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The best way is to get a network hub. that way you can connect the modem to one port, and the laptops to thier own port. Now if you have wireless on your laptops you would be better off with a wireless hub. This will do the same thing only wirelessly. You can pick up 102.11B wireless routers very cheap on ebay. This is older technology, but it will still give you about 1.8MBs wirelessly. You could go buy the latest and greatest, but remember, no matter how fast your router is, you will only get whatever your internet connection will give you.

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