Laptop Tags: Laptops Wireless Router Internet Wireless Networking Last response: May 24, 2012 4:10 PM in Wireless Networking Share hann May 23, 2012 11:27:25 PM Hello, i have a laptop and a pc. the pc is where the wireless router and internet modem is connected to. i want to get rid of the pc as it is taking up way too much room. would this effect the internet and how do i set up? thankyou More about : laptop RealBeast a b D Laptop May 24, 2012 12:05:14 AM It shouldn't. If you have the desktop PC off, does the laptop wireless work properly -- if so you do not need the desktop. hann May 24, 2012 6:53:50 AM hello however the internet cables are attatched to the pc and if i disconnect the pc and give it away the internet wont work? is their another solution around this? Related resources Can I download Windows 8.1 from a laptop and install it on another PC? - Forum Looking for the perfect laptop (top Kaveri APU?) - Forum Better laptop for gaming? - Forum A Gaming Laptop? - Forum how to connect laptop to jtag xbox 360 as external - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer RealBeast a b D Laptop May 24, 2012 1:54:01 PM So if you disconnect the desktop, the laptop loses its wireless connection to your router, or are you saying that you do not have a router and use the desktop wireless to connect ad hoc to the laptop? hann May 24, 2012 2:51:28 PM if i disconnect the pc desktop then the internet modem doesnt light up which means theres no internet johnsonma May 24, 2012 2:52:22 PM Kind of confused here but you do have the router plugged into the modem via Ethernet cable correct? If so then unplugging the computer from the router will not cause any issues with the laptop. RealBeast a b D Laptop May 24, 2012 4:10:22 PM I too am confused. Please describe your devices and connections -- where does the laptop get an Internet connection now? Wireless or wired? Do you have a router? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWireless router for laptop Forum SolvedMS office home and student 2007 won't install on my new windows 8.1 laptop Forum Solved$1200 Budget Slim Gaming Laptop Forum SolvedLaptop having trouble play Starcraft 2 Forum SolvedLaptop won't use AMD Graphics anymore Forum SolvedFPS Drops after around 15 minutes of gaming (Laptop) Forum Solvedoverclocking laptop possible?? Forum SolvedSlim gaming laptop? Forum SolvedHelp on deciding Specs for a Laptop Forum SolvedAlienware question for laptop Forum SolvedI need to use my laptop as a wifi adapter for my desktop-please help Forum Solved802.11ac laptop compatbility Forum SolvedCan't Decide Which Laptop!?!?! Forum SolvedLaptop with an APU can i add a GPU? Forum SolvedAspire V3 772 G - A good gaming laptop? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !