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Does the blu-ray player have its own wireless router ? and if so, do I need to keep my wireless router from comcast to access the internet?

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Your DVD player has a built in wireless card (just like a laptop would) You can use this to connect TO your wireless access point (router)

So, yes you will still need a wireless access point installed, so devices like a laptop/DVD player can connect to the internet.

I hope this helps,
Magoo

Posted on Mar 11, 2011

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