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Modem Can I hook a laptop to a wireless modem and still use the wi-fi features other places? For example, if I buy a wireless modem and use my laptop through it, could I still go to a starbucks and use their wi-fi?

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    Which wireless modem would you recommend?


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Yes you can. There would be no problem with that. You just need to change some settings depending on the wireless modem. Although most likely they could work together without the need for changes.

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I would like my computer to be wireless instead of having to hook it up to the modem every time how do I do this is their software I can buy or download


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I would like to know when it say laptop with built in wireless. Does that mine i already got internet service on it. Or i have to buy USB modem.


Hello Blac,

All the laptops available in market have built in wireless 802.11 b/g/n or 802.11 b/g/n Bluetooth® wireless networking. It means that you can access the internet via Wi-Fi or through Wi-Fi hotspots. In wireless connectivity you do not require the wired connection to access the internet. In home you can connect the laptop via wireless connection using the home networking router available in market. The advantage of wireless connection is that you can use the internet in your home anywhere with in 100 meters of range with proper wireless signals. You will require to get the internet connection from the ISP(Internet Service Provider).

Please visit the link provided below for Home Networking Wireless Router :

http://www.netgear.com/home/products/wirelessrouters/

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http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=2093&lc=en&cc=us&lang=en&dlc=en&product=3739733

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