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    Could anyone tell me if this would work ok

    This is a discussion on Could anyone tell me if this would work ok within the Sky Router forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; I was thinking of buying this router Netgear N300 Wireless ADSL Router Free Delivery : Wireless ADSL Modem Router : ...

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      Could anyone tell me if this would work ok

      I was thinking of buying this router Netgear N300 Wireless ADSL Router Free Delivery : Wireless ADSL Modem Router : Maplin could anyone confirm if i could piggyback the skyrouter with this one ? cheers .


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      Re: Could anyone tell me if this would work ok

      Any ADSL router can be piggybacked onto the Sky router using the guide I put together.

      http://www.skyuser.co.uk/forum/askin...-together.html

      There are links in the thread to other guides, including one for connecting a Cable router.

      Whilst technically against Sky's T&Cs, the router you are looking at could actually be used as the primary router if you wished.

      You may wish to shop around too. The same router is available elsewhere for as much as 20 less.

      Edit: You will need to connect it to the Sky router using either an Ethernet cable or pair of HomePlugs. It won't connect via WiFi without custom firmware

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      Re: Could anyone tell me if this would work ok

      Cheers for that , now deciding wether or not to get that one or a slightly more expensive billion make of same thing. Just after something that will give me a stronger wireless signal thats all.

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      Re: Could anyone tell me if this would work ok

      If you only want to improve the wireless signal, then you can do that for about 100 less than the cost of a Billion. Piggy back this one on to your Sky router and it will give you wireless N.
      [ame=http://www.amazon.co.uk/TP-Link-TL-WR841ND-Wireless-Router-Atheros/dp/B0019EQ1RW/ref=pd_cp_computers_3]TP-Link TL-WR841ND Wireless N Router Atheros: Amazon.co.uk: Computers & Accessories[/ame]
      There is a cheaper model, but I think this one is the better.

      TomD


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

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