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    access point for dummies?

    This is a discussion on access point for dummies? within the Wireless / Adapters forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; I understand what you are referring to, if it helps. I would suggest that you look into the possibility of ...

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      Re: access point for dummies?

      I understand what you are referring to, if it helps.

      I would suggest that you look into the possibility of referring to it via an Internet style address.

      You may need to refer to it via the address of the 2nd router with the port address, i.e. 192.168.0.254:1234

      Check the manual & settings.

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      Re: access point for dummies?

      All thats left to do is work out how users connected to the 'upstrem' network can access devices on the 'downstream' network.
      I'm afraid I did not pursue that. It should be possible using the Advanced network settings in the router, routing table or even the Hosts file. But I never tried any of them.

      I did not require the extras available with the Dlink 635, except the Wireless N, so I reverted mine to a straight piggy back through an ethernet port, which simplified things, everything being on the same network..

      TomD


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      Useful Utilites

      http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/wifi_information_view.html/ TCPOptimiser /Test Socket

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