Internet on a laptop with a modem?
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.
laptops and computers dont come with modems. They come with wireless adapters that are essentially the same for both laptop and desktop, that can connect to modems. If you have a purchased usb modem for your laptop, that is what is accessing the internet. If you do not, the modem, say at Starbucks, is accessing the internet for you...and you are connecting to it.
The purpose of a laptop modem is to provide the signals needed to allow the laptop to be functional and have internet service. Laptop modems can be purchased in retail stores or online.
To connect to the internet you need to first buy an internet connection. You must then plug your internet cable into a modem. Finally you must have connection to the modem from your laptop, most computers will automatically connect to the internet if the hardware is in place.
You can add internet connectivity buy purchasing a USB Modem, PCMCIA Modem
Can a Laptop with wireless be used with cable modem without a router and not plug into the cable modem directly?
If you want to have internet on that laptop you need to be connected to internet provider which usually happens directly (connected to the modem) or indirectly (connected to the modem through wired or wireless router).
A wi- fi modem is a thing that gives you internet at home on the computer or laptop.
install a wireless card on your laptop, and have wireless internet (via modem) in your home
If you have got a non wireless internet modem and you also have a laptop ha do you get internet on your laptop without plugging in?
You need to add a wireless access point to your wired internet.
You need to install a wireless modem.
Do you have to have a desktop and an LAN to use a laptop and Wifi to connect to a cable internet modem?
No, but you are going to need a wireless router, also known as an access point, between the laptop and the cable modem.
A router and the modem that will hook up to that router so it can provide the internet. Or you can wirelessly connect to the modem with Wi-Fi. You can also use a dongle for on-the-go internet.
A modem is only required if you wish to connect your laptop to the internet via a phone line. Most people now connect to the internet using a broadband modem which is a separate device. Most laptops now come with wireless networking capability. Built in modems are becoming less common.
wireless internet: for example you are able to use the internet on a laptop in your home without connecting it to a modem
Can i use my laptop internal modem instead of a dsl or cable modem to hook up to linksys router ethernet cable so i could get online for your PS3 and laptop?
Sorry you can not. The laptops internal modem is mostly a PSTN device. This means it can only be used by phone lines. ADSL and Cable modems work in a different way. If you want to connect a laptop and a PS3 to the Internet a Linksys Router with multiple LAN connections must be used. The setup is then: INTERNET | CABLE/DSL Modem | Linksys router | | LAPTOP PS3
Look at How can you speed up your wireless internet? for the answer
No, a modem with wireless devise can provide Internet directly to each laptop witch can access the modem's wireless devise.
You must buy a Wi-fi modem with internet access. Your computer should have bluetooth. Then you can get cordless internet.
You do not need to have a desktop to have internet on your laptop. All laptops have wireless adapters, use it.
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.
Are you trying to hookup your laptop to a wireless connection? To do this, you will need a cable modem and a wireless router. Make sure that your laptop has wireless internet enabled.
You use one internet provider and your daughter uses another Can you use her internet service by connecting her modem and your laptop when visiting?
if its cable or DSL, just plug your laptop into the modem and surf if its dialup you need her IPS's connection software on your computer and her username and password Thank You Kris - http://cssraven.com
Wireless laptop but your internet uses a cable modem can you use your laptop in different rooms in the house?
yes the max range is 30 ft i think
Yes, your computer doesn't need the modem, however the server computer does. This can be accomplished through a wireless network. You will need a wireless card, however; internal or external. Otherwise, there is no other way you can connect to the Internet without a modem.
It allows me to use my laptop to connect to the internet when I am in an area that does not have WIFI or a Hotspot.
It's used to connect to the internet by way of 56K, Ethernet or network card.
By modem, i presume you mean the modem that your ISP provides to you to gain your internet connection. There is two ways you can establish a connection to a modem Wireless: Most computers or laptops have a built in wireless receiver that can be turned off or on at any given time. This allows you to have a totally wireless connection to the internet and your modem Wired: Plug an Ethernet cable into your… Read More
You can buy an external modem that connects to the USB port, or you can connect to a WiFi network instead.
Not all cellphones has a built-in modem but if it does, download the driver from your cellphone manufacturer and install it to your laptop/PC, connect the two and create a dial-up connection using that modem.
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.
You don't. The laptop has to connect to the internet separately, either directly through a telephone line (for dial-up service) or a broadband DSL/satellite/cable modem. If you want to connect both machines at the same time, you need a router between the modem and the two machines. (NOTE: this cannot be done with a single telephone line, only with broadband)
first, make sure the router is wired to your dsl/cable modem (network cable is pluged on your router's internet port & the another of that goes to the port of your modem). Get another network cable, plug it to your laptop (there's one or two socket that fits that network cable on any side of your laptop), then plug the other end of the network cable to any port numbers of the rtr.....hope that'll help… Read More
Do you have to have a an Internet provider to have wireless internet connection to your laptop macbook since internet is not owned by anyone can't I just buy a wireless modem and connect to internet?
If you want to have cable or phone modem (internet, in order to use wireless internet you still need a provider) you need to have a contract with one of internet providers. The only exception is mobile phones with internet feature activated (I'm not sure if you can connect a wireless router to it).
It doesn't have a modem.
no, nowadays new laptop will have wifi built. Anyway a internal modem will be dial up.
There are a couple causes for the Internet not working on a laptop. It would depend on how you were trying to connect. WiFi: Make sure your wifi card is completely pushed in, unless it is built in. Then make sure there are wireless networks available. If the network is a secure network you will need a password to connect to it. LAN:( also known as a modem connection) Make sure your ethernet cable is… Read More
What Squirrel Man said is right on target: the modem is the initial communication device for providing Internet service to the home. It translates the ISP service signal into Ethernet so that your home computer can communicate and vice versa. Think of the modem this way: you and your computer speak English but the big bad world of the Internet speaks some unknown and unidentifiable foreign language. The modem is the interpreter which knows both… Read More
To get an internet connection, you need the following: device- pc/ laptop/ mobile etc. service provider- bsnl/ tata photon/ reliance etc. modem/ wifi/ dongal etc.
Some cell phones can be hooked to the USB port of a laptop by the sync cable. That will allow you to sync data, such as Contacts. Some phones that can be hooked up that way can be used as a wireless modem, enabling you to get internet access. You would have to have internet access on your phone in order to get internet on your phone.
Without the modem you can not connect to the internet.
You have internet with cable dsl modem can you hook the laptop to the modem using usb lap top only has printer portserialcom port mouse keyboard connection and monitor hookups?
No. If your laptop does not have the port required to use the modem and at the very least has a PCMCIA card slot, you must buy the necessary PCMCIA card, such as an ethernet adapter, assuming your cable or dsl modem uses such a connector. There is now this USB LAN (try goggling the image) adapter where you can connect the modem's cable to your laptop, It's cheap, handy and it works just fine.
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First modem is the one device that connect the telephone with compute. But Now the days modem is used direct in the laptop and we are use the internet with help of the modem. Modem is provide us lot of facilities to use the new any were and very helpful for us. So this is a some important point of the modem.. these few words are written by SSS
Yes a modem and an ISP (Internet Service Provider) are required for an internet connection. Depending on the type of internet the ISP will issue you a modem.
Three basic choices: !. WiFi card in your laptop that will find and use open Internet connections. 2. Ethernet cable provided by the hotel so you can connect to their Internet connection. 3. Card installed in your laptop that allows you to connect to the Internet through a wireless company. OK, a fourth. Telephone connection using a modem in your computer and a dial up service.
Well you need a ISP (Internet Service Provider) then a modem and a router. You take the main line coming from out side plug it into the back of the modem and then take the ethernet cord that is most likely supplied and connect that into the back of the router. On the laptop you then need a wireless card which is usually provided and then you choose a favourit browser such as Internet Explorer… Read More
If you buy a laptop online when you receive the laptop in the mail are you automatically able to go on the internet?
If you have an ISP (Internet Service Provider), you have a good chance of going online right after receiving a laptop from an online seller. You may need to do some set-up with the help of your ISP. You will also need an external modem and maybe a router to have service from the ISP.
An internet modem is the box you need to be connected to the broadband internet before you can connect.
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If you have an ADSL modem, you connect the ADSL modem to the hub, and you connect cables from the hub to each computer. If you have only a single computer, you need no hub. If instead you want to use a WiFi (wireless) connection, you also need an access point for the wireless connection.