What is a wireless PC adapter?

Answer A wireless PC adapter is a device connecting electronic hardware in a WLAN (wireless local area network) without cables or wires. It has a built-in antenna to send and receive radio signals.TypesMo... Read More »

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Can I use a wireless router to connect a PC (no Wireless Adapter) to a wireless network?

I understand what you are trying to do.Most routers can not be used this way.For some routers (e.g., older LinkSys WRT54G models) you can find third-party alternative firmware (e.g. DDWRT). This a... Read More »

Differences Between a Compact Wireless Adapter & an External Wireless Card?

Network adapters are devices that can be installed into a laptop to provide wireless Internet access. External wireless cards can be a number of sizes and rely on different interfaces, while a comp... Read More »

Does a compact wireless-g usb adapter work with any wireless router?

If you buy a reliable brand wireless G USB adapter, like those from Netgear, D-Link, or Linksys, you won't have a problem. These brands work with just about every wireless router on the market toda... Read More »

I got a N150 netgear wireless adapter WNA1100, whats the range that it picks up wireless connections?

There is no one set number - there are many variables that determine wireless range, such as whether indoors or outdoors, what solid obstacles are in the way, etc. Each successive generation is mo... Read More »