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connecting my laptop the internet

By mnelson08 ·
i have a desktop computer that is connected to the internet thru a netgear router. i jus bought a laptop. i need to hook my laptop up to the internet witout pluggin it into the router. can someone please help me?

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You're going to have to replace your router.

by CharlieSpencer In reply to connecting my laptop the ...

You either need a router that supports both wired and wireless connections (wired for your desktop, wireless for your laptop) or a router that has ports for more than one wired connection (and use wired for both desktop and laptop). Either can be found at most 'Big Box' electronic retailers for under $100. If you go the wireless route, be sure to follow the instructions regarding security.

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