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Hi, Can I buy a wifi service for multiuser in differents places with wifi antenna. and is the answer is yes waht compabies offers the multiuser wifi service like offer in the library

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Wifi connection fail


you may be are far from the access point device or your password may be incorrect.

Feb 06, 2014 | HP Pavilion a1430n PC Desktop

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Boost wi-fi signals!!!


It is true that a direct cabled connection is probably faster, but that doesn't mean you can't get great Internet connection speeds from a WiFi connection. WiFi is a signal, so it's simply a matter of boosting that signal to extend as far as you need it to, and doing it in a way so you'll still get the same amount of power. There are ways to extend your WiFi signal, and most of them won't cost a penny. Here are my ten ways to boost your wifi signal:
  1. Position The Router - Yes, where you place your router does matter. If your wireless desktop or laptop is in another room, the signal has to go through walls and other interference before it reaches you. You can change the positioning and give everyone equal access. For example, in an open office room setting, instead of placing the router in a corner, try putting it in the middle of the room. It might give better coverage to the entire office. The signal should extend out more evenly. If you're looking for optimal wireless coverage in various parts of your home, position the router in the middle of the house. Moving it up off the floor, to a bookcase or shelf, should also help. If you only have one wireless computer, and it's always in the same place (ie: your office, the kitchen, or the hammock) then it makes more sense to place the router closer to the computer, rather than in the center of the house. But experiment -- I've heard of cases where there was a very weak signal, and the problem was that the router was TOO close to the computer.

  2. Avoid Bad Neighbors - Remember, wifi is a radio signal, so the signals from microwave ovens, cordless phones and even your neighbor's wireless router may interfere. So try to steer clear of those as well.

  3. Extend the Antenna - There are some decent booster antennas out there that you can purchase in addition to your current router to help the signal extend out further. You just plug them directly into the router base and it can give you that boost in the signal that you need. Hawking makes several types of wireless antenna boosters.

  4. Repeaters - This little gizmo just takes in the wireless signal, boosts it up to full strength, and spits it back out again. Place the repeater within range of the router, and near the computer that needs a wireless signal. Linksys and D-link offer wireless repeaters, also called range extenders. If you have an Apple computer, look into the Airport Express as a signal repeater.

  5. Gettin' Geeky - Some DIY geeks have come up with interesting ways to extend or boost your Wi Fi signal. One example is the Pringle Cantenna method. This may seem like a hoax, but the technique appeared in an O'Reilly book titled Building Wireless Community Networks, Nov. 2001. Other techniques, such as the satellite dish using a cellphone are elaborate hoaxes, and I'll admit I fell for this one before a kind reader set me straight.

  6. Upgrade Your Router - If you've owned the same router for several years, it might be good to go pick up a new one if you want to expand your connection. Some of the latest models have a stronger signal. The newer 802.11n routers generally have a stronger broadcast signal, and they'll work even if you have an 802.11B or G adapter in your computer.

  7. Upgrade Your Software - One of the most basic things you can do is to make sure your router software is up to date. To do this, visit the website of the maker of your router, whether it is Linksys, D-Link, or some other brand. Check for your model number and make any updates necessary.

  8. Tweak Your Settings - Your software has special features that you may or may not want. Make sure you read the manual that comes with your router and tweak it to fit your needs. Most modern ones are "just plug it in" though there might be ways to boost signals or to make sure it is sending out signals that are optimized for your computer's wireless adapter. For example, most routers are set to broadcast on channel 6. Try switching the channel to 1 or 11 and see if it makes a difference.

  9. Is Your Wireless Router Secured? - Make sure your neighbor isn't hogging all the juice from YOUR wireless router. Get your network secured only you are using the signal. Tap into your security features and make sure you use secure passwords. See wireless security for help with this.

  10. Find Alternative Firmware - While your router's original software (aka firmware) should be all you need, some routers do not output the signal at the maximum possible strength. You might want to check into alternative firmware, like OpenWRT. But be careful with firmware updates -- if you load the wrong code for your router, you can foul it up with no recourse.

on Jul 20, 2010 | PC Desktops

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Not so much a problem as a question: Does the HP Paviulion Home PC a720n have built in WiFi? I have an i-phone and for some things, the phone asks for a WiFi but I am not knowledgable enough to be...


Hi rbollwitt..
To answer your question...No...the 720n does not have built in wifi in it, if you want it to have wifi you will have to install it in yourself (easy) or have someone put it in for you after you buy the kind you want to install in the computer.
There is an easier way to get wifi...you can buy the type that plugs into the usb port and removes when your done such as the one listed below.
Please take time to rate me

http://na.smc.com/products/residential/wireless/smcwusb-n4/

Here is the specs for your computer
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&docname=c00232962

Jul 31, 2011 | HP Pavilion A720N PC Desktop

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Can i setup wifi on my t2692 emachine?


Yes, you can set up wifi with any computer or laptop. All you need is a USB wifi dongle. Get one online from www.ebay.com or from Fry's or Best Buy or a Radio Shack stores. Get a Chinese one, cheap and as good as any.

Apr 30, 2011 | E-Machines T2692 PC Desktop

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How do i setup a wireless router


Setting up a wireless router usually requires a provider like Cable, or a Dish.. unless you have the luxury of being friends with someone who has a wireless router....In that case you will need their password...
If you contact your local cable provider you should (I say should) be able to get just internet service (this is provided that there is cable attached to the building where you live..or you will have to pay for the connection)...but they will offer a cable box and a router....Don't take the router!....You will be charged every month for the router when you can just go out and buy a router and it's a one time charge.....You will want to buy a (N) router not a (G) router and the higher the number the faster it works...They go from around 150 to 600....You will need to attach your computer with the provided ethernet cable the first time and put the disk into the drive and follow the instructions...You will be asked to create an account with a password....Write your password on the provided card so you don't forget....If your computer has WiFi you will be able to disconnect the ethernet cable and it will find the router and ask for the password...Any other computers that you have that don't have WiFi can also be WiFi enabled by buying a USB WiFi adapter...They cost anywhere from $40.00 to $60.00 US and all you have to do is install the software ...Connect the USB Adaptor and locate it when you look for a connection....Enter the same Password and you have wireless internet service on a computer that doesn't have a WiFi card. I hope this helps.

Oct 29, 2010 | PC Desktops

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I bought a DELL optiplex 745-small form in Japan a couple of years back (Service Tag is HXXR8BX)and always used the pc with a LAN cable. Now I was tranferred to the netherlands and the house I live has a...


Below you will find 2 options to add wireless connectivity to your desktop.
A. USB Wireless LAN
http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/category.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=dhs&cs=19&category_id=6638&nf=44907%7e0%7e598274&sort=-ratingaverage&~ck=anav
This is the easiest solution to add a wireless connection. Simply connect the USB adapter, install the software it comes with and connect to the wifi signal, once configured.

B. PCI/PCI-e Hardware Wireless LAN
http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/category.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=dhs&cs=19&category_id=5821&nf=44907~0~598274&sort=price&~ck=anav
Adding a PCi/PCI-e expansion card requires opening your computer and manually installing the card, then installing the driver/software and configuring the wireless access. These cards typically offer faster speeds and stronger radios to communicate with wifi signals better.
NOTE: There are 2 types of wireless cards in the second link: PCI/PCI-e and Half-Card/Mini-Card. Half/Mini-Card adapters are for laptops only - they will not work on desktop computers!
Both USB or PCI/PCI-e offer excellent solutions to getting wireless access from your desktop. Furthermore, since it can be purchased through Dell.com, they can ship anywhere worldwide, so delivery to the Netherlands should not be a problem.
If you have any questions, you can always contact Dell's Customer Support by telephone and be sure to give them your service tag number, that will ensure that you get only the parts that match your desktop.

Aug 14, 2010 | Dell OPTIPLEX 745 PC Desktop

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Can siemens speedstream 4200 be used with wifi antenna. do not want dsl.


The Siemens is a DSL modem and doesn't meet with your requirements.
Wireless connections to the Internet can be achieved by several methods and it depends upon the method of delivery by the Internet Service Provider in your location.
The most common is by DSL and cable, the modems that are used with DSL and cable connection can have a built-in wireless router. Your computer will require a wireless card to connect to the modem/wireless router and the range is restricted to approx. 100 ft depending where the wireless router is located within the building.

The laptop's wireless card can be a built-in device or a plug-in device eg a PCMCIA card or a USB device. and these can also connect to a wifi hot spot in locations such as McDonalds. Star Bucks etc.

There is another method that can connect into the Internet that uses a USB wireless device that connects to a G3 network, bacically a type of mobile transmission and the device is locked into a specific Internet Service Provider. This method gives a wider mobile range (even across states) of connecting to the Internet but usually at a higher cost.

Basically you need to see what the Internet Service Providers offer in your location. Beware of the costs of the various plans they offer in broadband speed, their download limits and the penality for exceeding the limits etc.

When you decide which method you choose, you need to consider setting up your wireless network securely to prevent unauthorized access.

May 02, 2009 | PC Desktops

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I have a pci card for multiuser .


Here is a link to the software for the X300:

http://www.ncomputing.com/download/x300.zip

Just unzip it, and run the EXE file inside the directory. There is a PDF readme file for reference.

Mar 18, 2009 | PC Desktops

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No signal converter box.


Why is this in the computer section?

Anyway, don't exchange the box just yet! First, can you access the converter's menu? Because mine automatically comes up with the "no signal, call customer service" message, but I can access the menu fine -- so the hook-up is not the problem. If you can access the menu, let it autosearch for you, because mine can't be used until I do this. If you get the "weak antenna signal message", refer to the user manual to find out how to check your antenna signal strength; if it's in the weak range, you have to buy a better antenna, most likely from the official source: http://www.accessHD.tv

You can always exchange the box and repeat the process. Getting the "no signal" message is a good indicator that you've hooked everything up right, especially if it's accompanied by a customer service number. You can email me at kalalkb@gmail.com and I'll try to help you troubleshoot the problem if you like. I'm up all night.

Jun 25, 2008 | PC Desktops

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WiFi


if you want to use your wireless in the home you will need to arrange an internet service provider (ISP) ADSL service,then wait until you have been advised that the line has been activated by them,you will pay a monthly charge for this service.

you will also need a wireless modem/router to receive the data from the phone line, then send it on to your computer wirelessly,
the modem/router will need to be set-up with your user name and password ,in the first instance usually provided by the ISP.

hope this helps you
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Terry

Apr 04, 2008 | PC Desktops

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