motman 17:31 06 Nov 2005

please tell me what i need to use my dell5100 at home by itself wirlessly

  PaulB2005 17:33 06 Nov 2005

Broadband connection and a wireless router.

Do you have broadband already? If so, with who?

  PaulB2005 17:33 06 Nov 2005

If it's a Dell Inspiron 5100 laptop then i believe it has wireless built in already?

  motman 17:46 06 Nov 2005

my broadband provider is the utility warehouse,desktop icon says zyxel,i just purchased a netgear adsl router model 834gt with a usb adaptor,is this the right piece of kit,sorry dont know much about pc's,all replies much appreciated

  PaulB2005 18:02 06 Nov 2005


  VoG II 18:04 06 Nov 2005

Any help? click here

  motman 18:13 06 Nov 2005

only using the laptop at home,hence dont understand supplied diagrams,what does bump mean in computer speak

  VoG II 18:19 06 Nov 2005

First diagram, without PC2.

Bump puts your thread at the top of the board. Any other word would do the same.

  motman 18:23 06 Nov 2005

many many thanks VoG,dont know how to do the tm

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