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Wireless Network for my laptop

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I don't know what products I need to purchase for my Dell Laptop to create a wireless network so I can work from home. I have an internal modem and my laptop must have the capability to be networked cuz I've gotten onto wireless networks in the past. So do I need an external modem for my cable internet if I already have one internally in my laptop and how do I create my network at home?

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You must purchase a wireless router. I recommend Linksys. If your laptop has ethernet capabilities this will work just fine. (ethernet ports look like oversized phone cord ports) they are very simple to use and install in minutes. just be sure to make sure your network is password locked!
If this helps, I would really appreciate a FixYa! rating. If not, do not hesitate to contact me. I own a linksys wireless router, and can help you install it, if need be. Have a good day!

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