WiFi Routers Gallup NM

Local resource for WiFi routers in Gallup. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to wireless data transfer solutions, WiFi router buying guides, and WiFi router settings, as well as advice and content on WiFi devices and computer hardware.

Haider Consulting
(505) 722-7013
1206 E Aztec Ave Ste B
Gallup, NM
 
Scs Connect
(505) 863-2424
1662 S 2nd St
Gallup, NM
 
Power Diversified
(505) 266-9433
3607 Sunstar Blvd SW
Albuquerque, NM
 
HI Z Computer Supplies
(505) 883-4501
3100 San Mateo Boulevard Northeast
Albuquerque, NM
Services
Computer Hardware and Supplies

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Cisco Systems
(505) 816-6000
2155 Louisiana Boulevard NE # 7100
Albuquerque, NM
Services
Computer and Equipment Dealers, Personal Computer Peripheral Equipment, Computer Networks, Data Communications Equipment and Systems

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Custom Computer Services
(505) 726-8101
102 S 2nd Street
Gallup, NM
Services
Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computer Printers, Laser Printers, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer and Software Stores
Hours
Mon To Sat 10 To 6
Payment Options
Cash and Cheques

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C N S P
(505) 986-1669
1308 Apache Ave
Santa Fe, NM
 
Networking Tech of Santa Fe
(505) 501-9697
41 Violet Circle
Santa Fe, NM
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Internet Products and Services, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Help Desk Services, Computer Networks

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Jack Henry and Associates
(505) 821-7979
4600 Columbine Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Rhinocorps
(505) 323-9836
1128 Pennsylvania St NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
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Digital Photo - WiFi Basics

WiFi Basics

Download, print, surf the web and more—the digital world is better when you cut the cord


Each of these refers to a slightly different implementation of the same technology, with varying capabilities in terms of speed and distance of data transfer. Most new devices use IEEE 802.11b or 802.11g, so you can't go wrong with an 802.11b/g device, as it supports both of the most common protocols (802.11a is rarely seen these days).

The difference between b and g is speed-b transfers data at speeds up to 11 Mbits/sec., while g operates at about 54 Mbits/sec.—roughly 1.4 and 6.8 Mbps, respectively. If you choose a wireless router with the b/g specification, you can connect the widest variety of devices and still take advantage of the faster speed with devices that support it.

Setting Up Your Home Network
Getting past the technical jargon is the most difficult part of going wireless. Once you've acquired the equipment, putting it all together is relatively easy.

First, select a location in your home for the wireless router. It's best to put it in a central location, if possible, to maximize reception throughout the house. WiFi devices can communicate through most walls and floors, but a central location will deliver the best results.

You'll want to place the router near your Internet modem so that they can be connected with—ahem—a wire, however. It doesn't matter what type of Internet connection you have, nor do you have to connect your network to the Internet, but you haven't lived until you've sent e-mail or surfed the web from your couch.

 

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