Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Help With Going Wireless


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 sexgod3009

sexgod3009

  • Members
  • 5 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:06:44 AM

Posted 27 December 2006 - 04:36 PM

i want to go wireless but unsure what im looking for, ive seen something on currys website the link is
http://www.currys.co.uk/martprd/store/cur_...p;category_oid=
or
http://www.currys.co.uk/martprd/store/cur_...&sku=424384

can someone pm me if poss this evening as im going to try and buy tomorrow to let me know if this is everything that i would need, i.e no additions to my computer like cards or stuff like that and what you think. all i would be using wireless for is to get rid of the wires and am on 2meg connection

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 usasma

usasma

    Still visually handicapped (avatar is memory developed by my Dad


  • BSOD Kernel Dump Expert
  • 25,091 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Southeastern CT, USA
  • Local time:07:44 AM

Posted 28 December 2006 - 10:46 AM

You will need a wireless router to connect to your broadband connection. Then you'll need a wireless card for your PC (if it doesn't have one built in already).

Once it's installed and working, don't forget to setup the security. This'll prevent others from "leeching" off of your wireless connection or hacking in to your network/PC.
My browser caused a flood of traffic, sio my IP address was banned. Hope to fix it soon. Will get back to posting as soon as Im able.

- John  (my website: http://www.carrona.org/ )**If you need a more detailed explanation, please ask for it. I have the Knack. **  If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. My eye problems have recently increased and I'm having difficult reading posts. (23 Nov 2017)FYI - I am completely blind in the right eye and ~30% blind in the left eye.<p>If the eye problems get worse suddenly, I may not be able to respond.If that's the case and help is needed, please PM a staff member for assistance.

#3 sexgod3009

sexgod3009
  • Topic Starter

  • Members
  • 5 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:06:44 AM

Posted 31 December 2006 - 12:56 PM

a mate has suggested one that has a usb device so am going to give that ago, thanks




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users