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 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 !