Set up wifi without a modem Tags: Configuration WiFi Modem Wireless Networking Last response: May 19, 2010 7:27 AM in Wireless Networking Share TechFreak53 May 19, 2010 12:48:37 AM I was wondering is there a way to set up wifi without using a modem. Could i set it up by connecting it to my laptop somehow to transmit the wifi to my desktop or vice versa. Any help would be appreciated. More about : set wifi modem Anonymous May 19, 2010 7:27:26 AM I think you are looking at an ad-hoc solution (direct computer to computer via wireless adapters). Look at the manual(s) which came with the wireless adapters (or Google) for how to. If in fact you are trying to share an internet connection the simplest way is to look at Windows Internet Connection Sharing (see Windows Help). This is usually done via cable between the ethernet ports of the two machines, with one of the machines connected to the internet via ethernet or wireless. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it possible to set up wifi router with internet connection without a modem? Forum SolvedHow to set up three different wifi systems from a single cable modem: 1 primary home network and 2 additional guest networks. Forum Solvedhow can i set up isp ethernet modem to my pc and have wifi for pc and iphone 4s, HP printer? is this possible? Forum SolvedMy modem has 2 lan ports can i set up 2 wifi routers? Forum how to set up wifi on ipad with Westell 7550 modem Forum how can i set up a wifi hotspot from my laptop and im using a usb modem.so that i can connect my smartphone through wifi.my us Forum Could I set up a hotspot without password when I'm using My WIFI Router software? Forum Can i set up wifi by using USB modem and wifi router, with out PC can i access wifi in my mobile? Forum SolvedSetting Up Existing Ethernet Switch to Active Router Connection without Messing Up WiFi Connection (For a Desktop Computer) Forum Setting up wireless cable modem - Authenticating WiFi Forum setting up a WiFi at home. Already have modem. Forum SolvedWifi without a modem Forum SolvedRun d-link wifi modem without Internet connection Forum Solvedwifi without modem Forum can i set my pc as a wifi if my inet is a modem not an ethernet ? Forum Is it possible to connect a Netgear Wifi router without access to the modem? Forum Solvedcan i set up a wireless router and get internet without a service provider??? Forum SolvedI am signing up for Charter Internet. What is the best WIFI Modem to connect to Charter? Forum See "Wireless Connections" on PC without WiFi device but with a Wireless ADSL2+ Modem Router Forum SolvedDad's old XP PC won't connect to my modem or router, how do I get this set up? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !