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internet to my garden office 100ft from router

  Nads1976 11:36 11 Sep 2019

Hi I need some advice about getting internet to my garden office which is 100ft away from the router.

I am unsure whether to lay an ethernet cable or go for a wifi booster/ extender for example Orbi?

Im not that tech savvy, so any advice would be welcome

thanks in advance

  john bunyan 12:04 11 Sep 2019

There are a number of solutions depending on what you want to achieve; some dearer than others. If you simply want a non wi fi connection you could use a long LAN lead. However if your office is connected with the house main electric circuit, you could use home plugs- one connected to the router and a nearby mains socket as a source and the other to a mains socket in the office. These come in various forms from a simple LAN connection with one or two remote sockets, to ones that provide both wi fi and LAN. A good starter , if a bit pricey is Devolo, that provides wi fi and 2 LAN


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  john bunyan 12:05 11 Sep 2019

PS I think a wi fi booster in the house, alone, would not be sufficient

  john bunyan 12:06 11 Sep 2019

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