How does a wireless router repeater work?

Answer A wireless repeater works by relaying a signal given off by a router. This is useful when the original router is out of range in large homes or offices. They are a simpler and cheaper alternative t... Read More »

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How to Set Up a Linksys Router As a Wireless Repeater?

Instead of throwing away or storing your old Linksys router, set it up as a switch, also known as a repeater. In doing so, you have the ability to hard-wire seven computers to your network and you ... Read More »

How to Make a Linksys Wireless Router a Repeater?

Setting up a Linksys router as a repeater gives you the ability to broadcast the wireless signal coming from your network to a wider area in your home or office. Using a repeater in your network li... Read More »

Will a wireless repeater work if not connected to lan after being configured?

It should work when not wired to the router. That's kind of the point of the device. After you configure it, put it somewhere the signal starts to weaken.

Will a wireless n network card work with a wireless g router?

Wireless N devices are backwards compatible with G devices; therefore, a wireless N network card will work with a wireless G router. However, the transfer speed will be slowed to that of the wirele... Read More »