wireless and vista??

  duffster 19:48 08 Jan 2008
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Hello,

I bought a new laptop, which has vista, i want to buy a wireless router, but need one which is compatible with windows vista and virgin broadband. Been looking online, but so confusing! Anyone help??

  Quiller. 20:05 08 Jan 2008

Any router should do. They don't need vista drivers. It's the modems that need Vista drivers.

If you connect to virgin via cable. Get a DSL modem router.

If you connect via the telephone line. Get an ADSL modem router.

  Jim_F 22:19 08 Jan 2008

For cable - my Virgin contract specifies that they provide the cable modem - if thats the case you ideally need this to have an ethernet presentation (not USB). This can then be connected to your own wireless router.

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