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Can I hook up wireless router to existing switch?

by Gwitchin / February 6, 2013 12:42 AM PST

Single port Actiontec DSL Modem W/DHCP (GT701)
NetGear FS105 Fast Ethernet Switch
Wireless router to be named at future date

I have tried to configure this setup and have had no luck,and in the proccess have learned enough about networking to be really dangerous to my equipment.
Is the problem DHCP? or incorperating MAC routing with IP routing? Please Send Help, I'm pretty sure I've managed to program one of my keyboard buttons into a World Delete Function, situation dire

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 6, 2013 12:59 AM PST

But I use the "How to use a router as a wap?" setup you see on google searches.

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by Gwitchin / February 6, 2013 3:59 AM PST
In reply to: Sure.

Thank you for providing me with a properly worded question to enter into my search engine
I followed the instructions and everything is great.

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Glad it helped.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 6, 2013 6:42 AM PST
In reply to: Thanks

It's a common setup and something our office does to fill in zones or add more users.

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