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Wireless Internet I just bought a new laptop.. How can i get wireless internet? What kind of products do i need?

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I have a toshiba laptop, the link touter is in oder room and we do have conect tow computers more to the router , I do not have internet

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Yes you can purchase the router

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The laptop should have wireless connection built in, there for all you will need is something called a wireless router to broadcast your broadband connection in your home. Then it is as simple as connecting to it. If you need a step by step, we can give it to you once you get a wireless router in place. Any will do but I recommend a Linksys version router (look for one that is 802.11g compatible). Hope that helps

Posted on May 02, 2008

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I would suggest that you get a Wireless Router something like a LinkSys WRT54G. There other brands and models available. With such a WiFi router, you can still connect your old PC using the LAN/Ethernet and connect your new laptop without any wires. Most (but not all) would require that you run first the CD before installing the router.

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Please post back with brand/model of your AP/Router.

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