WiFi Routers Wabash IN

Local resource for WiFi routers in Wabash. 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.

Hughes Net
(765) 643-5340
Peru, IN
Services
Cable Television Services, Internet Services, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Internet Service Providers, Information Systems Consultants

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Elston Systems, Inc.
(260) 359-0747
PO BOX 147
Huntington, IN
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Engineering Services, Computer Hardware and Supplies
Payment Options
American Express, MasterCard, VISA, Discover

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Direcway
(800) 200-0038
Albion, IN
Services
Internet Services, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer Software, Internet Service Providers

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System Design Group
(317) 577-3664
8739 Castle Park Dr # A
Indianapolis, IN
 
Computer Renaissance
(219) 865-9222
1150 Us Highway 41
Schererville, IN
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computer Supplies Parts and Accessories, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Consumer Electronics Stores

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Total Computer Solutions
(765) 664-0094
114 E 4th Street
Marion, IN
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computer Networking Installation, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Consumer Electronics Stores
Hours
Mon 8-5

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Connectex It Consulting Inc
(317) 485-0362
9738 S 1000 W
Pendleton, IN
 
CCI Inc
(812) 966-2079
38 E 1st Street
Medora, IN
Services
Computer Hardware and Supplies

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At Consultants Inc
(260) 490-2539
1031 Skyline Pass
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Gamestop
(812) 339-1821
1/2 College Mall
Bloomington, IN
 
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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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