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Windows 7: Do Wireless extenders really work?


03 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Do Wireless extenders really work?

If I buy a wireless extender does it really work that well? You can also plug in a LAN cable for it. Quicker?

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03 Nov 2011   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit Build 7600 / Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP3
 
 

At least here in mexico you can plug another lan cable for the WiFi extender... I really don't know if it works, but im sure it should

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04 Nov 2011   #3

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
 
 

plug a lan cable into a wireless extender? uh nope, never heard of it being done, but I guess I never looked them up. But yes, they really do work.

But what works just as good if not better is buying an "N" capable router and adapter (and either canceling the ability for "g" capable or lower to connect, or not connecting any.

wireless extenders are made to carry the WIRELESS signal further in a building/outside, they do not offer any other benefit
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04 Nov 2011   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

The one I like is the Hawking HWREN1 Hi-Gain Wireless-300N Range Extender. Easy to set up and very reliable.

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