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How to setup a LAN network with router

This article explains the steps to be followed to setup a LAN network with router. Step 1 Identify the number of users on the network. This is required for identifying the switch. Step 2 Switches The type of switches recommended based on the number of users is

How to Find Router IP address

This article understands how to find router IP address using multiple techniques. Your router has two IP address which is the LAN and other is the public IP address. The LAN IP address is used normally for accessing the admin interface of the router and for configuration

Do you need a router for wireless printer

This article understands if you actually need a router for a wireless printer. The below diagram shows a wireless printer which is connected to a router with an in built switch. Wireless printers have the option to be configured with static or dynamic IP address. If the

What is the difference between wifi and internet

This article explains the fundamental difference between wifi and internet. In the below diagram, a wireless router is connected to the internet. To gain internet connection, the user initially has to connect to the wireless router. The wireless router or the wifi router, has a wireless radio