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Old 22-11-2019, 08:12 PM   #1
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wifi downstairs

my modem and router are in my room upstairs. the wifi signal is too weak for the people downstairs to use.

i recently got some people to extend cable from my room to an area downstairs. can i just plug a router here for people downstairs to get wifi signal? do i need a modem too? am i even doing the right thing?

i have a linksys ea8100 which i plugged but didnt work.

anyone knows a simple fix?
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Old 22-11-2019, 08:17 PM   #2
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Old 22-11-2019, 09:01 PM   #3
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Does the cable connect from the router to the modem?
If it does, you need to configure your wifi router as an access point.
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