How do you hook up a cable modem to a wireless router to a ps3 ethernet with out interfering with the wireless in my laptop?
If you connect your modem to the router, and then using one of LAN port (router's) connect the PS3 to the router, you will not interfere with wireless signal at all.
All you need is an ethernet input on your laptop and a ethernet cable. Run the cable from the router output to the laptop input. Most wireless routers also include ethernet outputs in the back of the router. The laptop should discover the connection
How do you use your wired broadband connection to connect your wireless laptop to the internet when there is no wireless network available?
You have two basic options. 1.You can connect your laptop to your cable, fibre optic, or DSL modem or Ethernet port using an Ethernet cord. 2. You can connect your cable, fibre optic, or DSL modem or Ethernet port to a wireless router using a Ethernet cable. You then connect your laptop using wireless to your wireless router.
If the laptop computer has a wireless adapter installed, either internally or externally, and it can communicate over that adapter to the wireless router, it is time to disconnect the Ethernet cable. The computer will only use one network path to the router at a time.
How do you link a Sony Vaio laptop up to an Xbox 360 when neither your modem nor laptop has an ethernet port?
A wireless adapter for your XBOX, a wireless USB adapter for your Laptop, and a wireless router. The two devices will communicate with each other through the router.
If you wish to use the wireless network card built into your laptop, then yes, you would need a wireless router. Many ISP's provide you with a modem that also acts as a wireless router for your internet service. But if yours doesn't then you would need a wireless router in order to connect without cabling. But if you don't mind running a length of ethernet cable from your modem to your laptop, then you… Read More
You only need one ethernet connection on the laptop for DSL. If you need to connect to other computers on an ethernet network then you can buy a 4 or 8 port Wireless/Lan router. Plug the Broadband box into the router, laptop into the router. And if you need more connections then you can buy a 4, 8 or 16 port ethernet switch and plug the router into that and then plug the other computers… Read More
There is no difference between a laptop or a desktop when setting up a router. You should use an Ethernet cable when setting up your router, and use the wireless only after it's setup.
You can connect your laptop to a dial-up connection, or you can use a high speed Ethernet cable to connect from your cable modem or Ethernet wall jack to your computer. If you want wireless internet, you will need a cable modem or an Ethernet wall jack and a wireless router.
You can connect your laptop to the Internet with a cable modem, sure. You will need an Ethernet cable to do that. If you want wireless internet, you will need a cable modem, and a wireless router as well.
First, plug them via ethernet cord. then, your laptop with vista should act as a wireless router (with the right settings). networking controller enabled. and allow access to xbox. this is all only if you have a built in wireless card/router
No, you don't, but you should have a wireless network card installed in your computer in order to receive/transmit signals from/to wireless router. Of course, if your wireless router has ethernet ports, you can attach computer with a cable, but in this case router will be working as traditional ethernet router, not wireless.
Put them on the same network. If you have a wireless router connect via wifi. If you don't you can connect the two laptops to the switch with an ethernet cable. If you don't have a wireless router you can connect the laptops via ad hoc network usuing the laptops wireless. And if the laptops happen to not have wireless you can always use a crossover cable.
Your laptop cannot have a wireless router. What it has is a wireless adapter which is not the same thing. And the answer is yes, you need a wireless router if your dsl modem does not have one as an option.
the easiest way is with a wireless router so that you can use a wireless laptop or wireless adpated PC anywhere in the house
If you are using cable broadband how do you connect your laptop to internet from another area in your home?
You purchase a wireless router and short ethernet cable (some routers include the cable) and connect it to the cable modem output with the short ethernet cable, then connect the ethernet cable that was connected to your modem outputs to the wireless router outputs. This will only work if your Laptop has WiFi capability The prices of wireless router vary greatly and many can be purchased less than for retail price. Review online prices before… Read More
It is possible that the router (wireless network) that you are connecting to is not currently connected to a modem (the internet). In this case, your computer will say that it is connected to a wireless network, but the network is not connected to the internet. If you have access to the router, check to see that the router has an ethernet connection to a modem.
A wireless only router sends out a radio signal to all the devices, B, G and N bands. The computer/devices have to have a wirless card/dongle to work though. It only has the one ethernet port for the modem to connect to it. A Wired only router is one that only has ethernet ports connecting it to the computers/devices. There is no radio transmitter in it. Most routers have both now, usually 4 ethernet ports… Read More
If the wireless router is like mine then you also can make an ethernet connection with the PS3 using an ethernet cable
Do you need to have a wireless adapter on your computer plus an adapter on your XBox 360 to get XBox live?
No, what i did is i took the ethernet cable that came with my xbox, connected it to my laptop, and connected my laptop to the internet via wireless router. The only other way that doesn't involve a wireless adapter for your 360 is to connect your 360 to your computer via an ethernet cable (not sure if you need a router for this but i might as well list it), but the laptop-connect is… Read More
Your router WILL need to be wireless to connect wirelessly to your Xbox, but you can use an ethernet cable if your router is not wireless, straight from the router to the XBOX
Either Wireless or Ethernet through a wireless or ethernet router that is not provided and neither is the Internet.
no...but a modem with a built-in wireless router would.
Yes, and you can connect many more devices. The router should have at least 4 ethernet ports to connect to. And/or you can connect wireless also. If you have more then 4 wired devices then you can use a 4, 8, or 16 port ethernet Switch to connect to the Router. Myself I have 3 desktops (wired), 3 wireless and 1 wired laptops, an X-Box 360 (wired), a Wii (wireless), a BlueRay player (wireless) and… Read More
Yes you can. If you have a DSL or Cable broadband internet you just need to hook the modem's ethernet cable to the computer and your set to go. (of course after you configure everything) If you don't have a ethernet port and just a wireless laptop then you will need either a wireless modem or a wireless Router. The Modem just hooks to the router then the router connects to all your networkable devices… Read More
No. You need a wireless router to connect via wireless from your laptop.
If the access point has a wireless interface and if your laptop supports the wireless network type, no you do not need a router. <><><><><> If the laptop is not near enough to an access point, it will not be able to connect. The router is immaterial.
If you have a router (connected to internet), and you get a laptop with wireless enabled you do not need anything else. You can connect your laptop to the router and have internet on your laptop.
Yes the switch is called a router and it can be wireless or wired with ethernet cables. I use my wireless router as a wired router because it also includes four ethernet cable connections in the back.
There are two ways to connect your laptop to a router, wired and wireless. If your laptop is fairly new, it will likely support both types of connections. The easiest way to connect your laptop is wired. If your router is in the same room as your laptop, or if your router doesn't have wireless functionality, then you should wire it. Just get a standard ethernet cable, with the length depending on how far you… Read More
to split the Internet between different computers or to make it wireless if it is a wireless router
Can you somehow network your internet connected computer so you can plug a wireless router into the computer and have this router broadcast WiFi signals that your wireless devices can connect to it?
You can. You have to have the following things to make it work: 1. A modem ( if you have cable/DSL you have one.) 2. An Ethernet cord 3. A wireless router The first thing you have to do is take the Ethernet chord and plug the one end into the modem and the other end into the input of the wireless router. most wireless routers have more Ethernet ports on it. All of your… Read More
You buy a wireless router, wire the desktop and router to the modem, and use the laptop by getting a wireless card or usb wireless adapter.
ethernet cable from the wireless router should be connected at the back of the tower the port is normally yellow
Belkin and Linksys make inexpensive routers for residential or small network use. You can pick them up at office or computer supply houses like Staples, Office Depot, Circuit City and others. For laptop use, your best bet would probably be to get a wireless router and a wireless network card for the laptop. This would allow you to use the laptop throughout your house or office without an ethernet cable.
Can you plug a wireless router into a 4port wired router and have cable internet on your wireless laptop?
Yes, you can.
The Wireless internet router is connected to your cable modem with an ethernet cable and most wireless routers also have the ability to also have wired connections along with the WiFi or wireless connections. The ethernet ports on the router are marked so you know which one to connect to the modem
No, this is not a wireless printer. If you want, you can wire it into your Ethernet network and then it might work as a wireless printer if the Ethernet connects to a WiFi router.
Cable modem from Cox and you have a wireless router how do you connect your router to the modem so you can use your computer and xbox?
To get "wireless" access from a cable modem, you will need a wireless router in addition to the cable modem. Wireless routers are made by Linksys, and a number of other vendors. Start: 1. Plug the coax cable from the wall into your modem. (this is the "live" internet connection now powering your modem. The modem is now "live") 2. Run the ethernet cable from your modem into your wireless router. (this router is now… Read More
No, laptops come without wireless routers. You have to purchase it separately. Unless you have purchased a wireless router as a part of your laptop package (you can do that, for instance, when you buy from dell).
The PS3 does not have a router. It can go online with an ethernet cable connected to a router or modem or with WiFi from a wireless router or modem
a ethernet cord
Connecting wireless from own wireless router: -Make sure your wireless router is correctly configured. -Make sure you choose and insert the right wireless network name and network key. -make sure your wireless network card/USB adapter is enable & working If doesn't work: -Try to switch off & on the modem/router - If your laptop able to find others wireless networks, then your laptop wireless network adapter is OK. -If your laptop unable to find only… Read More
Laptop with a wireless card from Verizon can you attach a wireless router to your laptop and use it as an access point?
No. You can not attach a router and use a standard Verizon Wireless aircard as a wireless access point. This is why they have MiFi which is essentially a wireless access point.
What exactly do I need I have a used laptop that I am trying to connect to my wireless router and when I download software it says I need an external ethernet adapter is that a card or something else?
What it means is it cannot find wireless adapter, make sure that you have turn it on.
Purchase a router and an ethernet cable and connect the router to the cable modem and then connect everything to the router if you get the wireless router then you connect wired devices to the back of the wireless router and you can go WiFi to connect the PS3 or connect it with ethernet cables for a better connection.
Yes with a wireless router and connect the PS3 by the ethernet port to a wireless ethernet bridge. see related link
There are three ways; 1. The first one is using a wireless modem either built in to the computer or attached via usb or firewire and connect that to a wireless router or wireless hotspot. 2. Use Ethernet, using an Ethernet port (it looks like a dial up port except wider) and connect that to the back of a DSL router or Ethernet access point. 3. Using Mobile Broadband, usually provided by mobile providers that… Read More
Depends on the type of network you want build. Say you have an office building where the employees don't move around alot,. then an ethernet router is best. But if you have a sales flood with laptops always on the move then you need a wireless router. Or if you have both in your buliding then both would be needed. If your system is for your home,. then I would recommend an ethernet router. It… Read More
Does your home desktop computer have to be turned on in order to use wireless internet through a router for your laptop?
It depends on how it's set up. If the wireless router is connected directly to the service, you should be able to connect the laptop without the desktop being turned on. If the desktop is connecte directly to the service and the router feeds from the desktop... no, you'll need the desktop to be running. No Its Doesn't. You Just Need A Modem To Be Connected To The Desktop Computers Ethernet Port
a router is a device used to connect two or more PC into a network using a LAN/Ethernet type cable. you can also have the wireless router to rid yourself of the cables when working on your laptop. In a home network your Internet connection will plug into the router and then several computers can connect to the Internet via the router.