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Need massive noob help with wgt624 and sb5101

Hello,

I have a Netgear wgt624v3 wireless router + sb5101.
The thing is, I have a desktop that needs to be connected to the internet.

Now, the thing I realized is that I don't have a cable outlet where the desktop is placed in. All I have is an ethernet outlet in that room and I am using that outlet for my wireless router.

What should I do? should I just buy an wireless adaptor for my desktop?

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asf

In reply to: Need massive noob help with wgt624 and sb5101

sb5101 is a motorola surfboard cable modem by the way - so I don't know what I would do with this thing when there is no cable outlet in the room for the desktop.

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Tell a bit more.

In reply to: Need massive noob help with wgt624 and sb5101

How are you able to post here and now?

And yes, a WIFI card for the desktop sounds like a good idea.
Bob

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asdf

In reply to: Tell a bit more.

I'm using the wireless router for my laptop that has WIFI on it.
I am in an apartment unit and when I plug the router in the ethernet jack using an ethernet cable, I get wireless connection for my laptop.

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(NT) Sounds like adding wifi to the desktop is next.

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