Chapter 8: Traveling with MacBook

Connect to the Internet with Wi-Fi

When you are on the move, there is no reason to be disconnected from the Internet. In most public places, businesses, hotels, restaurants, and other locations, Internet access is readily available through a wireless (Wi-Fi) network connection.


Connecting to the Internet using Wi-Fi is a two-step process. First, you establish the connection between MacBook and the network. Second, you register MacBook to access the Internet over the network. The second step is required most of the time, especially when you are charged a fee to access the Internet.

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