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Adding Dell Dimension 4600 to existing wireless network?...

\015 I'm trying to clean-up, fix-up and get my son's \015\012Dell Dimension 4600 ready to share internet access 'wirelessly' with his roomies' computers...any advice (ie: step-by-step procedures?) for getting his machine ready to share their internet via the wireless router...would be greatly appreciated...I think the 4600 only came with a 10/100 card installed, but he needs to connect wiressly to their network...(no file/printer sharing really necc...but sharing the time warner cable internet via their netgear router is really the issue...what's needed and how to???Thanks all...T~\015

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Go to Staples and purchase a Linksys USB wireless-G (only G needed - the new "N" protocol is overkill) adapter (~$60.00). Insert the Linksys CD and follow the instructions. When prompted, plug the USB adapter into the Dell (frt or back) doesn't matter. If his "roomies" have security enabled on their router, you'll need to know the level, password/passphrase, and the network name that they assigned.
Good luck.

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