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Old 05-31-2005, 09:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, ive just bought a laptop and i was wondering about getting wireless internet for it and was wondering what specs does the laptop need to have and what hardware do i need to get to get wireless internet, Thanks.
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You need a wireless router and something in your laptop to receive that signal. Did your laptop come with integrated wireless? If not, you can use a PCMCIA card, or a USB wireless card. You can buy combo's on www.newegg.com for like $80
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