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Broadband on 3 laptops - please help!!

I know a few people have already asked for help on this subject but i'm really a beginer and don't understand some of it!
Anyway I have a broadband connection and I would like to be able to use this on 3 laptops. Please can someone tell me what equipment I need and any recomendations on particular products would be appreciated.
I have gathered that I need a router and a network card, but I am not sure which ones would be suitable for laptops- also are they suitable for all connection speeds?
Any help on this would be great, thanks in advance its so useful to have something like this for people to get help!

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Such is widely documented at linksys.com, practicallynetworked.com and you are looking at the right parts.

Your cable/dsl modem goes to the WiFi Router, then you hook up ethernet or wifi cards to the laptops.

Bob

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Hi
Thanks a lot for your help, i have been to the practicallynetworked.com website and there is some great step by step advice on there!
Thanks again!
Jenni

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Just get a router, it will operate at it's default speed, you have no control over that. just make sure all your notebooks have wireless network cards installed, otherwise you will have to get wireless network cards and plug them into each computer, after that it's all default connections.

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