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Wifi (laptop) I am using (attempting) wifi in my room. If I am at the coffee shop I get a great signal. But from my room it is very slow, and the signal is weak. Due to so many people on the net x distance. I don't know if I should get an omni-directional antenna, or a universal range extender? Could use some help, please!

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Built in wifi cards are very limited in range, get an external pc card
then you can get an antenna to connect to that if needed.
I use both and find the external card is best in reception.
you can connect an antenna to the internal card but you will have to leave the access panel open or make a hole in it.

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