Set up a wireless network without router
When you configure a wireless network without router, how many computers can I connet to this network? Is there a limit?
Wow, I'm sorry. I must have had a brain freeze when I read your post. * From http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/20446-43-wireless-networking-general
What is the maximum number of wireless clients that can be networked using the Ad-Hoc mode, i.e. without an access point?
The theoretical limit, which is the same as in Ethernet, is determined by the 48-bit MAC address field in each frame of wireless data. The practical limit is determined by the constraints that can be integrated to client drivers. As a general rule, Ad-Hoc networks with 16 to 32 stations should be possible.
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I have laptop EA60-155 A60.
I have trouble to set up a wireless network between my desktop and my laptop.
My office works well online via a network of 576 Thompson router. I use a BT Voyager 1060 portable card in my laptop, but the two will not connect. Can anyone help?
as a first step, he must set up a connection between the laptop and the router. Now, the two computers are in the same network. They can see each other in Solution Explorer if they are in the same workgroup. You can change the Working Group in the Control Panel, System.
Hi there tried to hook my laptop up to wireless as ethernet cable keeps me tripping. I am complete technophobe and propably have the only laptop that gets used especially to open the door.Have tried everything I can think even threaten her with glass of water after trying to connect to the wireless network, that it is said that there is something that doesn't work not with the driver if it means something to you. I have a toshiba, if it helps.Thank youoriginal title: I hope someone can help technophobe
It is said that there is something not working only not with the driver
You probably need to install some network drivers for your wireless card.
Visit the manufacturer's Web site and select your computer model (this is usually done in the Support section). You should be able to download drivers for your model. Download the driver (s) and follow the instructions to install - every computer is different, so I can't give you exact directions. You can also try to use Windows Update to get drivers - it is located in the start menu.
Update of the hardware driver that is not working properly:
Establishment of a network domestic:
For more information network:
Start here to set up a home network in Windows 7:
What do I need to connect to Internet:
Adding a wireless computer
Set up a wireless network:
If your network is wireless, run the wizard to Set Up a network on the computer attached to the router.
1. open Set Up a network by clicking the Start button, then Control Panel. In the search box, type network, click Network and sharing Center click on set up a new connection or a network and then click on set up a new network.
2. the wizard will guide you in the process of adding other computers and devices to the network. For more information, see:
Manually add a wireless computer
1. sign the computer.
2 open the connect to a network by clicking the network icon in the notification area.
3. choose the network wireless from the list that appears and then click on connect.
4. type the network security key or password if you are prompted to do so, and then click OK.
-You will see a confirmation message when you are connected to the network.
5. to confirm that you have added to the computer, follow these steps:
-Open network by clicking the Start button, then Control Panel. In the search box, type network, and then, under center network and sharing, click on view network computers and devices.
I wana share my wid of connection and the files internet my frendz in my community, we are all distributed in a box around 300metres.we live in different houses and between our houses, there are many buildings. This is our situation and I wana set up a wireless network between the routers and antennas us.so wat kind if I need to... .plzzz help
To use a router... you must have the Internet Service in your home from any Internet service provider... If you have Sevice, then you can use any broadband router from Linksys WRT54G, WRT54GS, WRT54G2, WRT160N, WRT120N, WRT330N... to the configuration of the wireless network.
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I ave a labtop new, bought used in Mexico, during the CCA creation, it is a toshiba 2011, says he has a card inside, I got connected to the House through the wirelessin from home, but have not yet connect to home any ideas thanksHelloYou can follow the links that may help you solve your problem below:In the Windows wireless network connection problemsSet up a wireless network
I run a Mac with Yosemite and would like to add the printer Hp Deskjet 3055a J11n for the wireless network.
My router doesn't have any a WPSA button and not a PIN code.
Before, when I used Mac OS 10.6, I could run the features of the CD that came with the Hp Printer.
When I try to open the Setup from the CD on Yosemite, he says 'cannot open only on Mac 10.6.
How can I connect the printer to my wireless network?
A driver full features for Yosemite is not available for your printer, or from the CD supplied with your printer from the HP website. This document applies to the HP printers supported in versions of Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.6 (Snow Leopard), 10.9 (Mavericks), and 10.10 (Yosemite) who have only drivers available via Apple Software Update.
I can help you put the printer on your network wireless software. I use this method for iPads, iPhones and other devices that have no software.
- Restore default network settings on the printer by pressing the wireless button, by going to settings and then restore the default settings. The wireless button should then start flashing, this means that it is now in auto wireless mode.
- To connect to the network that broadcasts the printer. It is usually HP-setup-3050 has and then a part of the MAC address. Always wireless light will blink on the printer at this stage, which is normal since it is not a real ad-hoc connection.
- Load up the built-in webserver (EWS) in the browser of your mobile device. For automatic wireless default IP address is 192.168.223.1.
- Go to the tab network along the top of the SAP.
- Click Setup Wizard along on the left hand side to begin to set up the printer wireless.
You have now completed the configuration of wireless network, follow the next 3 steps to start printing.
- Blue wireless light will be solid, put the Mac on your network.
- Add the printer in system preferences.
Please let me know if that solves the problem. I look forward to hear from you.
2 month old laptop dv7-3162 and it has now stopped working in terms of connection to the Internet wireless. The other computers in the House connect correctly (wireless). So I know for a fact that this isn't a thing of router (my router AND the motem is an all in one device). Now, IV ' e updated my drivers for the latest drivers (only the atheros adapter wireless if it matters) and nothing to fixxed the question. He sees wireless networks, that he just does not connect to them. IV ' e reset and power cycled motem/router several times without success. A ran a windows update and several reboots.
Thanks in advance
He worked, all you have to do is go in the device management and wireless network card driver, disable, restart, let it reinstall, and it should work. It did in my case.
I lost my wireless connection and have had to put up again. Now I have my 6600 Officejet wireless printer successfully implemented with my router and also my computer running Windows XP. To allow printing I configured a USB connection. When I run the software from the USB mode to the wireless network that it starts very well mobile file across but the bar then gets the opportunity of almost 3/4 and everything stops and after awhile, he says that he didn't. The only thing that seems a little strange to me is that, on the Page of Configuration of HP network, it shows the wireless Direct as having a different SSID this could be the problem?
Wow, excellent. Thanks for the update.
Some HP printers do not have a Wizard of wireless configuration integrated into the façade to connect to a network. These models install to a computer via a USB connection and the software then sends information wireless via the USB cable to the printer. However, you do not always have a present computer and still need to connect these printers to a wireless network. You can use a wireless, like an iPad device, to do this. For the example below, I used an iPad and a printer Deskjet 3510.
The first step is to make sure that your printer is aired at an (Ad Hoc) network. To do this, turn on the printer and press the wireless or wireless Tower, and then in the Setup menu. Connect the iPad (or other wireless device) to the signal being broadcast by the printer wireless.
Once the iPad is connected to the printer as long as a network connection, open the Web browser on the iPad. Type 192.168.223.1 in the address bar and go to this site. Printer status page should load and look like the picture below.
Click the network at the top of the status page. You can get a quick warning while being redirected to an HTTPS site. Click Ok in the message box to continue. When you click OK, you can get a warning about the identity of the server or the certificate. Select the option that allows you to continue. The wording can vary from a browser, but there should be an option to continue anyway.
Network status page should now be loaded at this point. Select Assistant wireless to start the installation of the wireless network and click Next.
When then is selected, it must list the available wireless networks. Select your network from the list and click Next. When the network is selected, it should be noted.
Enter the network password if necessary and click Next.
A message should be received indicating the name and if security is enabled. The message below which must indicate that the settings have been saved successfully. If it indicates that the settings were saved successfully with an error, the configuration of the network is more than likely operation. Click Ok at the bottom.
After selecting OK, select status to check that the printer is connected successfully. It may take a few minutes for light wireless to the printer to stop flashing. Once it is a solid blue, the printer must be on the network and operation.
Once this is over, then you will be able to reconnect to your wireless (wireless router) normal signal for internet access. Now, the iPad and the printer are on the same home network.
I hope this helps.
Help, please. Please can someone tell me how to configure my satellite P20 to exploit in the wireless. I've got 2pcs as an icon in the bar indicating connection 1394 tasks. Speed 400.0Mpbs
connected state. What is that.? I think I did this through the Connection Wizard, but didn't know what I was doing or how. PS. I'm not on broadband.
As Miro Wireless and IEEE 1394 (firewire) are two completely different things. If you want to learn more on this subject see please this link http://searchnetworking.techtarget.com/gDefinition/0, 294236, sid7_gci748584, 00.html. FireWire is mainly used for the transfer of data from external devices such as camcorder, external HARD disk or external devices, CD or DVD, because the data transfer speed is fast enough.
Can you please tell me exactly is it your device wireless card? You can check in the Device Manager. If so use to the first switch wireless on the left side of your laptop. If the wireless card is enabled and wireless light is on use the key combination FN + F8 to check if the card is correctly activated. After that, you must configure a wireless connection using the wireless network connection properties.
I have a hp psc 1410, a desk, a laptop and a modem router combo and I'm trying to do it to where I can print to the wireless laptop, I read stuff online but can't seem to make it work. Help, please
Oh, a USB to Ethernet Converter is not likely to work. If so, your router or your ISP should tell you how to do this job.
Hello, when I create an ad hoc network on my laptop HP using Win7,I can't find it in the 'manage wireless networks' (in the network and sharing Center)can you help me please?
In case there are problems with your computer or it network devices check
with HP, their documentation online support and drivers, diagnostics, and
Ask problems known in their forums.
Support HP & drivers
The routers are much easier and they don't cost much.
These should help:
References to Vista also apply to Windows 7.
Set up a computer-to-computer (ad hoc) network
Ad hoc networking - how the network with the funny name can make your life easier
How to build a wireless network without using a router at wide band (also Windows 7)
Build a Wireless Home network without a router (also Windows 7)
How to share files and printers on your network
Other solutions include the use of these that turn your WiFi PC into a virtual router
instead of using the ad hoc network.
I hope this helps.
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When my E4200 wireless network appears on a discovery list of wireless networks, there a padlock beside him in devices (like my Xbox and iPhone) that who would use to show that it is a wireless network, requiring a password. When I use my Xbox to connect wireless now, he said: "you connect to an unsecured network. Are you sure you want to continue? »
I used the web portal to select 'Factory Reset' of my router. I also told my iPhone to forget and not automatically connect wireless network. After factory reset, I went to the configuration section of the web page wireless network access router, put a new name for the wireless network, personal WPA2 enabled for 2.4 and 5 GHz networks, developed a completely new password for two I had never used before and then looked for the network on my iPhone. I chose it and it connected right away without asking for a password. Still once, the network does not appear with a padlock next to him in the list of devices to the network from my iPhone WiFi and my XBox says always that this is an unsecured network.
When using my internet browser to access router, WiFi networks are both classified as WPA2 Personal and each has a password in the password box (and Yes, I recorded the changes - that's what it shows even if I disconnect and then reconnect to the router access.) I tried to remove the power cord for 30 seconds and plug in again and there is no change.
It's quite a recent change, like maybe the last week or more. I don't know if there was a firmware update or what - my router is configured for auto updates and when I click to check the latest updates, it says that there are no more updates available.
TL; Dr: said access my router my wireless security is turned on. None of my wireless devices see as secure WiFi networks and each of them can connect without having to type a password.
Do a reset factory and set up from scratch.
If this fails, try this:
Manually download the FW file to the local office of PCs.
Reset the router, use IE or FF with all security disabled add-ons, load the FW file and let you treat.
Factory reset the router once more and set up from scratch.
I just set up my network with password wireless connection and configure my router on the IP 192.168.1.2. , but to be
honest im not sure person cannot access my network and record everything I have on my computr.is is it safe? Please tell me know if you
If you have the security key settings of the wireless network that turns on encryption. With encryption, people cannot connect to your network without the security key. In addition, any information that is sent on your network is encrypted so that only computers that have the key to decrypt the information can read it. This can help prevent attempts to access your network and your files without your permission. Common wireless network encryption methods are Wi Fi Protected Access (WPA) and WPA2.
Safety is always important; with a wireless network, it is still more important, because your network's signal could go beyond the boundaries of your home. If you don't secure your network, people with computers nearby may be able to access the information stored on computers on your network and use your Internet connection to get on the web.
Setting up a wireless network
I hope this helps!
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