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Mobile broadband i have set up a wireless router at no and that's all fine. i'd like to consider express card or similar to get internet on the road. with this dell, dont i have wan or something already installed or is it necessary to buy an express card? Also, are there maps that show open signals for free wifi to i can determine whether or not i need to buy express card and service plan?

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  • ecoclean May 31, 2008

    thank you. i thought i had entered that on the form or subject line. inspiron 1525 3g ddr2 and 250 ram.

    i'm not very sharp on these techs. i thought i had built in wan? i've already gotten wifi reception and wireless router down no problem. just curious are wifi signals mapped out somewhere so i can check prevalance, or are they quickly becomming that way? if so i'd skip tying into 2 yr contract for express card and service. further- i see option other than express cards. what's best option for this laptop? its the inspiron 1525 on sale now at bbuy for $699

  • ecoclean May 31, 2008

    talking about wireless service along with express card for internet on the road.

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels May 11, 2010

    well..knowing which dell unit you have will go a long way to determining if it's wifi equipped...

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