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Absolute Beginner's Guide to Wi-Fi® Wireless Networking by Harold Davis

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Chapter 13. Buying a Wi-Fi Access Point or Router

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Perhaps you've tried Wi-Fi on the road and have seen how great it is! It's also okay if you haven't! In any case, you are ready to “unwire” your home or small office by adding a Wi-Fi network.

You'll find that it's very easy to create a Wi-Fi network from scratch (or to add Wi-Fi to an existing Ethernet network).

This chapter gets you started building your own Wi-Fi network. There are quite a number of different pieces of hardware (or hardware combinations) you can use to do this, which can seem a bit overwhelming. But, fear not! ...

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