Can I use Spare Wireless Router As A wireless Dongle?

June 20, 2013 at 16:08:58
Specs: Windows 7
Hi, I Was Wondering If I Could Use A Spare Wireless Router As A Dongle To My Main Router That Is Connected To The Internet On The Other Side Of The Room? My Main Router Is Wired.

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June 21, 2013 at 05:07:54
This may help:

If it doesn't help, please post exactly what you are trying to achieve by using two routers.

If you are simply wishing to improve the range of your existing router, you may find it easier to add a "range extender" as setting it up is more straightforward. One of these for example:

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June 21, 2013 at 14:15:51
The answer is no unless it supports wifi bridging. Without wifi bridging you can't get a router to router wifi connection.

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June 21, 2013 at 18:11:39
Poster has fixed this issue but posted it on a new thread. For info here it is:

Thanks For The Info Folks. It Seemed Complicated, For Me. Being Noobish. I Found A Different Alternative In The End. I Used My Spare Android phone From 3 Years Ago That Had A Cracked Screen. And Connected It To My Pc. And Now I Can Connect To My Wirelees Router Via WiFi. No Sim Card Just The Phone. So I'm Good. Thanks Again.

Interesting solution!

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June 21, 2013 at 18:26:33
Probably a slow solution too.

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June 22, 2013 at 17:00:59
If You Mean Bandwidth Speed. I Thought That Myself. But Surprisingly, I Have Been Getting Down-speed At Around 500 kb/s To 700 kb/s. Via A Huawei U8180 Android Phone. And I Get Speeds Of 800 To 939 kb/s When My Pc Is Wired To My Router.

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