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wifi from hardwire

i have a cat5e ran into a different room coming from my router where my modem is located. Its a long distance, i estimate the wire to be a good 200'. How can i create wifi from that wire in the new room??

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Sure. That's what we call a WAP.

I can use almost any router with WiFi in it to get it done.

Research on google.com with this phrase: "How to use a router as a WAP?"

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That's whats up. Thank you very much. i knew what i needed, i figured it was possible, i just needed someone to tell me what it was called. Cascading Routers. Simple for a dummie like me, linksys makes a nice video tutorial. Took me 4 hours but i finally got away from a switch with wires all over my house! Laugh who knew. Thanks again

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Glad it worked for you.

There are so many good tutorials that I can't pick which one works for you. So I give the phrase the leads to them. Thanks for the report.

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