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Stealthy internet

by CrkMp3 / February 27, 2006 12:39 AM PST

I was just wondering..

At my house there is a wireless router..
The wireless is used by a laptop upstairs and other computers are hooked up to the router. If I were to get wireless internet for my computer.. Would something show up on the laptop notifying it that another computer was accessing the wireless interent? Or would the second wireless not even work because there is already one there. IF someone with some knoledge in this area could inform me a bit it would be appreciated.
thx

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the answer is no, unless
by Gakada / February 27, 2006 2:10 AM PST
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the other laptop have a network monitoring software installed.

Wireless conection is just that.. a connection without wire...

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so..
by CrkMp3 / February 27, 2006 1:11 PM PST

Is the software that comes with D-link a monitor as well?

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Nope, I dont think so... its just a
by Gakada / February 27, 2006 8:14 PM PST
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connection indicator for the d-link itself..

Unless you are stealing someone wireless network (or using your parent connection, that explicitely forbidden for you to use), you shouldn't be worried...

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also
by CrkMp3 / February 27, 2006 1:21 PM PST

is mbps too slow to play games?

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(NT) (NT) What mbps??
by Gakada / February 27, 2006 8:10 PM PST
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not sure what you mean
by linkit / February 27, 2006 4:00 PM PST
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Are you asking if more than one computer that has wireless capability (a wireless network adapter) can connect to the wireless router at the same time? If so, then the answer is YES.

What do you mean by "wireless internet" service? Cable or DSL with a wireless router? EDGE, EV-DO, etc.?

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ok
by CrkMp3 / February 27, 2006 11:52 PM PST
In reply to: not sure what you mean

There is a Wireless router in my house. One computer is now using the wireless internet. I was just wondering if I were to use the wireless as well.. would the other computer work fine? Also is 54mbps fast enough to play games?

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(NT) (NT) Yes, to both questions..
by Gakada / February 28, 2006 2:46 AM PST
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motorola
by CrkMp3 / March 9, 2006 11:52 PM PST
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If I have a d link router.. would a motorola adapter work with it?

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