Set up Wireless Network in Windows®
What is wireless network and how to set up wireless network in Windows?
Wireless network is a type of network used to connect the system in a wireless network. The difference between the wireless and wired network is the zero clutter of wires. In wireless network, you don’t need any wired connection to set up the network. Compared to wired network, it is quite easy to set up and could offer you a lot more mobility in your home environment. You need to accept a proper network connection from any of the local network providers before you set up the connection in the home. One of the best ways of creating a home network is by using wireless technology. You need to ensure a lot of things while configuring wireless network. With the help of Windows Operating System, you could easily set up your wireless network.
Following are the guidelines to set up wireless network:
- Connect router and configure
- Tips to setup
System requirements to set up a wireless network include a computer, router, enough memory space in the system, good processor speed and the operating system. If the system meets all these requirements, then you could start to establish a wireless network connection.
Connect router and configure
First of all, you need to connect the router to the modem. If system is currently connected to the modem, unplug cable from the back of system and plug that to the router ports named like WLAN or WAN. If you are currently not connected to Internet, you would plug cable from the router to modem and other end to the port like WAN or WLAN. If you have connected a router before, then unplug all connections of that and set up wireless router connection. Then, wait till it connects to the Internet. Then, you have to turn on the router.
If you are going to set up wireless home network, at least one wireless access point is required. You need to install one access point. After installation, connect the access points to your wireless LAN. Then, you need to use appropriate software that distributes with the access point in order to assign an appropriate network name and an encryption key.
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