How do I attach a high gain antenna to a laptop computer Tags: Laptops Computers Wireless Networking Last response: December 14, 2009 9:50 PM in Wireless Networking Share angelpaige December 5, 2009 9:19:16 PM What brand or kind of high gain antenna do i need to buy for a laptop computer More about : attach high gain antenna laptop computer Anonymous a b D Laptop December 6, 2009 12:38:08 AM Basically, you don't. Today's laptops come with wireless with the antenna usually built into the top lid. You might be able to find a PCMCIA card or USB adapter with a standard-fit removable stick antenna and replace that with a directional (hi-gain) unit). m 0 l angelpaige December 6, 2009 2:33:47 AM which directional (hi-gain) antenna is best and where can I find it? m 0 l Related resources How do I attach a high gain antenna to a laptop computer - Forum How to attach Linksys high gain antenna to laptop? - Forum Wi Fi Antenna Modules- How to attach - Forum Wifi high gain antenna - Forum Have wifi via high gain antenna to pc i want to send that signal out through cat - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b D Laptop December 6, 2009 4:43:36 AM I have no idea which ones work and which wildly overclaim. You'll find lots on e-bay. Bear in mind that they trade off multi-directionality against signal strength, so alignment becomes critical and I suspect physical obstructions will be more of an issue than with a normal setup. m 0 l wifila December 14, 2009 9:50:02 PM This might help a bit Weak Client Side Wireless – How to Fix It. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources High-Gain Wireless Antenna Forum Recommendations for high gain antenna for Linksys Router? Forum Length of High Gain Antenna visible for LOS Forum High Gain Antenna Kit for TNC Connectors Forum SolvedHow do I add a wireless antenna to my laptop? Forum SolvedLaptop vs Desktop how much performance gain? Forum Linksys High-gain Antennas--review request Forum How to attach home pc cpu with laptop Forum How to replace wifi antenna wire in presario x1000 laptop Forum Solved1st, How do I overclock? How high can I OC? and what else can I do till I build my new Computer? Forum SolvedHow can I watch netflix on my tv using my laptop and use the same laptop as a computer while netflix is playing on the tv? Forum SolvedHow to Use Laptop Monitor to View Desktop Computer Forum Solvedhow can i hook up my asus laptop computer to my panasonic tv via hdmi cable Forum SolvedHow do yyou get your computer to act like A laptop Forum How long will £1,000 laptop be able to game at High for? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !