I already have home internet. Do I need a router to get wi-fi so I can use my lap top and other portable devices? Tags: Routers WiFi Wireless Network Devices Internet Last response: October 10, 2013 1:23 PM in Wireless Networking Share iternet dummy October 10, 2013 11:38:05 AM I already have home internet (modem). Do I need a wi-fi router to get wi-fi so I can use my lap top and other portable devices? More about : home internet router lap top portable devices Emerald October 10, 2013 1:23:43 PM Yes if you only have a modem you will need a router to share the connection with multiple devices. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI have 2 lap top computers and use wifi one computer kicks the wifi out after and hour the other does not and there are no par Forum i want to use my router without internet. I just want to use it connect wifi devices such as sonos. Forum I have a need for a better router- I have 6 WiFi devices as well as 2 Ethernet connected devices. My home is a mere 920sq ft. Forum Lap top doesn't connect to internet any more. Using Linksys router and Motorola Forum I need to use a zte e520 metro pcs cell to hook my lap top to internet Forum I can access internet on my wifi router only with my pc, i can't access it with any other device Forum i need to stop others from useing my wifi internet Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !