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Connecting a wireless router to a wired router

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December 8, 2007 8:53:18 PM

So, my mother recently purchased a wireless capable laptop and we're looking to get a wireless router (Belkin N Wireless Router) hooked up to our regular wired router (Dlink EBR 2310). Looking for any help or tips on getting it setup.
Anonymous
December 8, 2007 9:35:13 PM

Why not just replace the wired router with a wireless one?

Grumpy
December 8, 2007 9:42:34 PM

Me and my brother prefer to use the wired over wireless.
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Anonymous
December 8, 2007 10:45:07 PM

A wireless router also has 4 wired network ports.

Grumpy
December 8, 2007 11:12:50 PM

Are there any known disadvantages or speed loss issues for wired connections on a wireless router?
Anonymous
December 9, 2007 9:45:18 AM

No, a wireless router is just a wired router that has a wireless access point also.

Grumpy
January 11, 2008 7:54:43 PM

Instead of buying a wireless router it would be cheaper just to buy a wireless access point and plug it into your wired router. Wireless access points are easy to setup, easier than a router in any case.
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