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    I need some Wireless Router Advice!
    « on: August 31, 2013, 08:23:35 AM »
    I am currently building a network in my home office which will span a few rooms. I have multiple devices a couple PC's, a wireless printer and a Macbook. I have built several wireless networks in the past which only consisted of PC's so adding this Mac to the mix is new. I was curious what were some good recommendations you guys might have for me?

    I really do appreciate the time.

    P.S. I had been looking at the Mac Airport Extreme but my searching has yielded not much in how it meshes with PC base systems.


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      Re: I need some Wireless Router Advice!
      « Reply #1 on: August 31, 2013, 12:37:00 PM »
      Hi there,

      How do you plan to use the Macbook within the network?

      Could you also list all the devices that will be in your network please with specifications.

      B2 :)


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      Re: I need some Wireless Router Advice!
      « Reply #2 on: August 31, 2013, 02:11:40 PM »
      There is really no difference when setting up a network if there is a mac or not, it will connect just like a PC.  Macs can also access Samba shares and use Active Directory if you are using that.