WiFi Routers Grapevine TX

Local resource for WiFi routers in Grapevine. 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.

Logistics Technology
(817) 410-4900
1065 E Northwest Hwy
Grapevine, TX
Glovia International
(817) 329-3627
3105 Cedarpoint Dr
Grapevine, TX
Integrated Digital Systems
(817) 251-6438
621 N Main St
Grapevine, TX
Local Computer Shop
(817) 442-4444
722 E NW Highway
Grapevine, TX
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer Supplies Parts and Accessories, Computer Hardware and Supplies

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Isis Papyrus America Inc
(817) 416-2345
301 Bank St
Southlake, TX
Beacon Enterprise Systems
(817) 488-5945
3900 Wagon Wheel Dr
Grapevine, TX
Mhc Kenworth
(817) 410-2300
2520 Berner St
Grapevine, TX
(817) 442-8550
1701 W Northwest Hwy Ste 240
Grapevine, TX
(817) 329-1711
212 E Franklin St
Grapevine, TX
(817) 329-9695
920 Ownby Ln
Southlake, TX
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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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