Extending Wireless Range

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Marty, May 29, 2007.

  1. Marty

    Marty Guest


    I had Verizon FIOS install at my house a few weeks ago. It came with a
    wireless router. Our home is an old farm house with solid stone walls (not
    the best for wireless, I know). About 2/3rds of the house gets a wireless
    signal. I want to use a Linksys Access Point to extend the range. Does
    anyone know how to configure the router & access point to work togther?

    Marty, May 29, 2007
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  2. Marty

    ato_zee Guest

    You might like to consider power line ethernet as an
    ato_zee, May 29, 2007
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    Lem Guest

    MVP Jack has a good discussion on his website:

    Note that if you are willing to do a little learning, you might want to
    investigate getting a Linksys WRT54GL or a Buffalo WHR G54S (or a used
    Linksys WRT54G v.4 or earlier from eBay or the like) and installing 3rd
    party firmware that will unlock a lot of the capability of the hardware
    that is unavailable through the stock firmware. For more info, see, e.g.:

    Lem, May 29, 2007
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