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Wireless point shared by all devices in room

by matthailey / December 25, 2008 7:28 AM PST

Hi,

I have an XBox 360 and two computers that i want to be able to connect to my wireless router downstairs. I would like to hardwire all three devices to one point in the room which will have a wireless connection to the router - what would I need at this point? A wireless hub/bridge/access point..? (I'm not sure on the name of the device I'm needing!)

Any links to devices that could do this would be appreciated.

Thanks

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I have that!
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 25, 2008 12:21 PM PST

It's a bridge. The model I own (two of) and use is the Netgear wgps606. Mine were 25 bucks refurb. A little tough for some to setup but their return get them to me cheap.
Bob

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Thanks!
by matthailey / December 25, 2008 5:30 PM PST
In reply to: I have that!

Thanks a lot, I will have a look into that Happy

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