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Connected to WIFI and want to extend wifi with another wireless router

By mitch04
Feb 1, 2014
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  1. Hi Could you please tell me if this is possible:
    My computer is connected to a wireless network. Can I hook up my D-link (DIR-412) to my computer and use the internet from the computer to output another wireless area?

    Thanks sounds complicated.
     
  2. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,383   +105

    Where you live is your setup like this?

    #1
    Internet
    Modem
    WiFi Router

    or

    #2
    Internet
    Modem with built-in WiFi Router

    If you want extend the WiFi you would get WiFi Access Point. Or you can take a WiFi Router and disable NAT, SPI, DCHP, then you create a static IP address. 192.168.x.50
     
  3. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    Are you living on university campus dorms, or something?
     

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