Sky's wireless broadband

  albu 12:10 30 Sep 2006
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Hi!

Can sky's wireless broadband box be used to connect 2 pc's to the internet? If so, any advice please?


Finally, what distance can the pc's be from the wireless broadband box?

Many thanks!

  ArrGee 12:13 30 Sep 2006

Sky box to a wireless router will provide connections to more than one PC.

The range depends on the router.

  QuizMan 12:37 30 Sep 2006

I've just set up wireless connectivity with the Sky broadband modem/router. To be honest, it's not very good and has low connection rates even at close range. I had to buy a new antenna as recommended on the networking forum in another thread.
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Since then, I've achieved maximum signal strength, but I'm only in the next room. Haven't tried it from further away.

I've got two wireless connections, but I think that the router will handle up to six, plus 4 wired ones.

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