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Wireless laptop I want to make a laptop wireless. I did my own with the Linskeys router but that was connecting the router to a modem and then to a desktop and out to a laptop. How do I connect the router and modem when there is no desktop pc just a laptop?

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  • puterkat1 Aug 12, 2008

    my isp is verizon and the moden is a westell 6100. the operating system of the laptop is Vista home premium.

  • Anonymous Sep 07, 2008

    I just got to of our computers made wireless, now we would like a third but its and older laptop that requires a wireless card, had do I get the older computer to run wirelessly

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It is the same as connecting to a wireless connectivity, either PC or laptop, the thing is your laptop has to have a wireless NIC , if not you need to buy a PCMCIA card or a USB type network card

1- choose your wireless equipment
2- connect to your router
3-configure your router
4-connect your computer

cheers

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You may need to temporarily wire the laptop to the router.

who is your internet service provider and what is the brand or model no. of your modem?
What is the operating system of your laptop?

I can give you the steps on how you can configure the router for internet and after that i can give you the steps on how to setup the wireless on the router.

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