Wireless Network Help

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by SkazzyUK, Mar 24, 2003.

  1. SkazzyUK

    SkazzyUK XP-erience Oldie

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    Good Evening all,

    Just need help with this, gonna purchase 4 x these:HERE

    Ok, to share a connection with 3 other computers will these be ok? they are all within 20 meters of eachother, there is one machine with 98 the dial up server, 2 with win xp and one with ME this will be ok yea? just in ad-hoc, I won't need a access point or nothing?

    Thankyou

    Skazz
     
  2. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

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    Ad-hoc should work afaik but I've never done it myself. Also are you sure you want USB adapters? Wouldn't it be much better to buy wireless PCI cards instead?
     
  3. SkazzyUK

    SkazzyUK XP-erience Oldie

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    Yea gonna buy 4 of these instead methinks: Here

    Skazz
     
  4. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

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    Looks better. :) Plus those are faster.
     
  5. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

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    i have installed a few of those cards, there good, and not too expensive, they dont like metal though, had 1 pc working fine until they moved a metal rack near it, not in line of sight, but that damn thing wouldnt work at all....