Purchase a Wi-Fi router if wired the Internet is conducted in your home and working properly. You can contact to check the website of your provider or contact him directly to see which models are most suitable for the current connection.
Connect the cable Internet to the WAN connector of the router, and the device connect to the computer or laptop. To do this, insert another cable in combination with a router, in one of the slots LAN device at one end and a plug in network card of the computer on the other end (instead of the cable Internet). Connect the router to the mains using the power adapter and press the start button.
Read the instructions to the router from the manufacturer. It must be set to the network address of the device to configure it, for example, http://192.168.1.1. Open any Internet browser and enter the appropriate combination into the address bar. At the prompt, enter the username and password is “admin”, then you will see the settings menu of the router.
In the menu "WAN connection Type" select the appropriate value, e.g. "L2TP Russia". The type of your connection, contact your ISP. Next, enter in the appropriate fields your username and password that you used to connect to wired Internet. Select the automatic connection method to the network.
Navigate to the configure TCP/IP and set the required IP address and subnet mask. You can get them from your provider or try the default settings specified in the user manual. Set the same values for IP address and subnet mask on the computer. Minimize the browser window, go to "control Panel" then "Network connections", perform the necessary settings via the "Properties" of the current network connection. To test the connection, type at the Windows command prompt PING and set the IP address, then press Enter.
Then try to connect Wi-Fi on the router by going to the menu item "Wireless". Specify the name of the Wi-Fi connection and activate the checkbox "Enable wireless router radio". Here (or in the settings menu network connection) you can specify the password to connect to Wi-Fi. Save the settings and close the window. Click on the network icon in the lower right corner of the Windows taskbar. Among the available wireless connections, select your. Enter the password. Once installed, try to open any site in browser to check the connectivity on the performance.
Advice 2 : How to install a wireless network
With the widespread use of laptops, the era of network cables gradually began to end. Now many can't imagine their lives without such mundane things as wi-fi. To create a network for yourself is not difficult, and options galore.
You will need
- 1 computer
- 1 wifi adapter
- At least 1 laptop
Creating a wireless network we will show the example of the wifi card Asus PCI-G31. Working with him is easy and pleasant, and the setting will not take more than ten minutes. Install adapter in a free PCI slot in Your computer and turn on the last. Further the situation will develop differently for the operating systems Windows XP + Vista and Windows 7.
Windows XP. Everything is simple. After installing the software, run the program displayed in the system tray. Select Config and click on Soft AP. Put a dot near the item Soft AP_mode. If You want users to wireless network had Internet access, the Internet graph, select the desired network. Now go to menu Config – Access Control, and alternately enter the MAC addresses of the network adapters you need laptops. Note: the MAC address is known as: win+r – cmd – ipconfig /all.
Unfortunately, adequately working under windows 7 has not yet been written. But from the current situation there is due to the fact that Wi-Fi adapter Ralink made on the same chip that Asus. Download and install Ralink Wireless Utility. Note: if you are running Windows 7, the installation of the original software is not required – you need only the driver. Right click on the tray icon and select Switch to Soft AP mode. Run the program and go to the tab AR. Here you can change the name of your access point (SSID) and password (Key Material). As usual, if You plan to distribute the Internet to other devices, the properties of Your Internet connection allow access to the wireless network using this adapter. To configure nothing else, because network access is available with password entry.
Windows Vista worth a try IN the native and in case of failure to install Ralink.
Advice 3 : How to configure Wi-Fi point
Users of laptops and netbooks, tablets and smartphones now prefer to use wireless connection to access the Internet. This relationship gives the possibility to move freely at home with a computer or mobile device, communicating with friends or watching movies online. To realize such a wireless access to the Internet, you need to create a special point of access by means of Wi-Fi access.
Read the instructions to your mobile device. This is necessary in order to choose the right Wi-Fi router (router) to work. They must be compatible with your computer.
Choose your Wi-Fi router in accordance with the characteristics specified in the user manual of your existing laptop, tablet, netbook, etc. See instructions "Wireless", "Internet" or "Wireless adapters".
Install Wi-Fi router according to the instructions included with the device. Connect it to the mains.
Connect your existing cable to the Internet Jack to the WAN (DSL) or Internet (depending on router model). These connectors are on the device. Turn on your computer. Connect the network card device with the router by plugging the appropriate cable into the Ethernet connector (LAN) the Wi-Fi router.
Start the web browser. Open the instruction manual for the equipment purchased and find the IP address of Wi-Fi router. Enter this address in the browser the input field of the web addresses. Wait until there will be a log in to the web interface of the device and select Internet Setup.
Fill in all the necessary items on this menu, putting in the mandatory your username and password provided to you to log in to the network provider. Enable NAT and DHCP. Save all changes.
Go to creating your own access point Wi-Fi. Navigate to the Wireless Setup. Set the name (SSID) and password (password) of your wireless access point. Select from the list of types of data encryption one that matches your notebook, or other mobile device.
Save your settings by clicking on OK or Save (depending on software). Restart Wi-Fi router by pressing the corresponding button on the device panel or by switching off the router from the power supply (depending on model).Turn on the device.
Open the laptop, netbook or other mobile device the list of available wireless networks. Select your created a point of access.